What Why Who

 

Refashioner Story

In early 2009 I had this idea for an online clothes swap, which launched summer 2010: the first ever resale site. When we launched v.2.0 in late-2012, "recommerce" was suddenly THE THING. But I don't want to scale, I want a human-sized, focused, deep, sweet & personal celebration of great designer and vintage with stories. I'm in this for love. More >

 

Overshopping

Don't shop less, shop better! The fashion industry needs us addicted to continuous churn. But mass brands deplete resources, poison our Earth and are sewn by people slaving in shocking conditions. And Luxury can be a glossy mirage, not so ethical or sustainable. Click through for fashion facts you won't believe. And some solutions.  More >

 

Kate & Vintage

I have always loved and lived in vintage. I am older than you, so when I began collecting old clothes, they were just that: Old. Despised. I grew up in London by Portobello with easy access to the motherlode, and the pickings were phenomenal. I picked too much. I got my own stall, thus turning from junkie to dealer. I also had slightly surprising jobs. More >