Performative activism can’t change the fast fashion industry

People love to feel like they are doing something noble for the greater good while in reality they are accomplishing the bare minimum. This is usually done through “performative activism”, the idea that pretending to do something is better than doing nothing. Sustainable fashion has become a recent example of this trend. Thrift has gone … Read more

22 tips for 2022: Ditch fast fashion by choosing clothes that will outlast trends

Before you click “buy” on that new trendy top, take a break and try this simple test: Ask yourself if you would wear that item 30 or more times. Symphony Clarke, known as the Thrift Guru, notes that many of her peers feel the pressure to keep up with trends. Some even feel like they … Read more

Fast Fashion – The Shady World of Cheap Clothing | Highlights | DW

But economic leaders come with a high price: a precarious existence for workers and a catastrophic environmental impact. The apparel industry is currently flooding the planet with clothing. With 100 billion items produced every year, that’s more than ever. International companies are locked in an ongoing race to create new styles and make more profits. … Read more

Rent the Runway marketing exec on trashing fast fashion

Following the launch of her bold new brand campaign encouraging consumers to ditch fast fashion, Rent the Runway Senior Vice President of Brand Marketing Jess Burns talks openly about the trials and tribulations of the pandemic, the trends of 2022. in fashion and retail and brand vision to transform the industry: one rental at a … Read more

Rent the Runway campaign targets fast fashion | Fashion & Retail News

Rent the Runway campaign focuses on fast fashion | Fashion News and Retail | News OTHER PUBLICATIONS OF MCL NEWS & MEDIA © 2008 – 2022 MCL News and Media Interested in advertising? Simply call us Sales: +44 1977 708488 Or, if you prefer e-mail, click on the button below and we will get back … Read more

Frazer Clarke can emulate Joe Joyce’s fast heavyweight rise, says promoter Ben Shalom: ‘We will take calculated risks’ | Boxing News

Frazer Clarke will move “with the speed of Joe Joyce” to reach the level of the world heavyweight title in just a few years, says promoter Ben Shalom. The 2020 Olympic heavyweight bronze medalist has signed a pro contract with BOXXER and Sky Sports Boxing and, at the age of 30, is planning a quick … Read more

Is It Ethical to Shop From Fast Fashion Stores? — Berkeley High Jacket

Pro By Maurizio Sierra Over the past few decades, the apparel industry has become an invaluable aspect of today’s economy. In particular, the fast fashion industry has exploded along with a growing population. Fast fashion offers society a simple purchasing method with numerous benefits for both the customer and the supplier. It remains the most … Read more

Kendall Jenner Arrived at a Pilates Class in a Super Fast Black Ferrari

Kendall Jenner arrived to her Pilates class in style in her sleek black Ferrari, which she rode with her bodyguard on Monday, January 3. Keeping Up With the Kardashians star Kendall was spotted in Los Angeles arriving for a Pilates class. Kendal opted for a casual outfit wearing a comfy burgundy quarter zip fleece sweater, … Read more

Rent the Runway Debuts ‘Fast Fashion Free’ Campaign in NYC – WWD

For the month of January, Rent the Runway is picking up “non-wearable” fast fashion from customers at its New York flagship store along with a drum of other action to kick off the New Year. The collections are part of a real demonstration against fast fashion, or the rightly called “Fast Fashion Free” campaign launched … Read more

‘Lazy Manchester United need to act, and fast!’ – Paul Merson | Football News

Sky Sports’ Paul Merson described Manchester United’s appointment of interim manager Ralf Rangnick as “lazy” after their “embarrassing” 1-0 defeat to Wolves. United were undefeated under Rangnick since joining the club following the departure of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, reaping results despite some below average results. But they were ultimately beaten by Bruno Lage’s Wolves on … Read more