GREAT NEWS IN NUTSHELL – EVERYTHING MATTERS!
thredUP is a highly profitable on-line thrift and consignment store which is making a difference in how much of our overflowing closets make it to the land-fill. It offers the opportunity to clean out your closet, sell or donate your overflow, and purchase like-new replacements or upgrades.
Fashion is the second most polluting industry in the world behind oil.
That’s a lot of dirt on our backs. If fashion helps us express who we are and
what we stand for, then our clothing choices matter. It matters that we throw 26 billion pounds of clothing into global landfill every year. It matters that fashion will drain a quarter of the world’s carbon budget by 2050. It matters that a single T-shirt takes 700 gallons of water to produce. The choices we make matter.
To our planet. To our kids.
From thredUP’s website, we learn that:
THAT is worth sharing. Please do, and please head on over to thredUP to empty your surplus, and stock up on your new favorite threds. We’ve also included an honest review of thredUP from a satisfied customer.