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THE MANY BENEFITS OF SHOPPING VINTAGE, PRE-OWNED, & SECONDHAND (plus, what to do with your own items that you no longer want!)
Posted by Haley Maynard
Hi there! Thanks for joining me for a discussion on the many benefits of purchasing vintage, pre-owned and secondhand items. I bet there are more than you think! It's incredibly sustainable and better for the environment! This is because no new resources or energy are being used to create the product, lessening the burden of what goes into the trash and what the factories put out that pollutes the air and water and that exploits the workers or animals involved. Vintage and antique items (especially furniture!) are almost ALWAYS made better, of...