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Women of color vintage store Her & Ziba celebrate grand opening in Ravenswood – The Columbia Chronicle

The ribbon fell as co-owners Leslie Castromayor and Elhom Karbassi celebrate the boutique’s opening day with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Sam Tucker A vibrant splash of pastel pink and purple followed by the aromatic scent of frankincense greeted guests as they entered Her & Ziba in Ravenswood on Saturday. The shop’s dog, a black Chihuahua mix […]

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The Whaley Center has become the best mall in Fayetteville, North Carolina

Fayetteville, North Carolina, March 15, 2022, ZEXPRWIRE, This mall has everything you need and more! With a variety of stores to choose from, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for. Not only is the choice excellent, but the prices are too! You’ll be able to save money on everything from clothes to accessories. So […]

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Running a Business as a University Student – Global Village – The Sentinel

Courtesy of Unsplash, Megan Lee The world of trends continues to sweep college campuses and the younger generation as we move forward in our tech-laden lives. A trend can be the start of something new for a Rockhurst student. Logan Crank, a sophomore of commerce from Austin, Texas, took his take on this latest trend: […]

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Springfield’s Snail Art House focuses on the creative process

Nestled in downtown Springfield is a bright and colorful new space for artists to create and sell their work: Snail Art House. Passing the windows of 204 S. Campbell Ave., passers-by can see artists painting large flowers and mushrooms on the walls or pondering their next creative move, all in preparation for the opening of […]

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A man opens a thrift store and changes his life after losing his son to addiction

SOUTH WILLIAMSON, Ky. (WSAZ) – After coping with the tragic loss of a son to addiction in 2019, Paul Williamson and his wife built a thrift store and ministry for people struggling with addiction. disease. Outreach for Addiction Ministry is more than just a thrift store. Williamson, his wife and other members of the nonprofit’s […]

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Economic pressures draw more customers to Iowa City thrift stores

After closing at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Ragstock and Goodwill returned to pre-pandemic status. Gabby Drees Ragstock is seen in Iowa City on Sunday, February 2, 2022. Ragstock was closed for two months in 2020 due to COVID-19 but was able to recover financially. As inflation drives up the cost of everyday goods, […]

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Second-hand shopping poses a moral dilemma for shoppers

Second-hand shopping is starting to become more popular and the app, Depop, which allows people to sell their old clothes or buy second-hand clothes, is booming because of it. Buying second-hand clothes is a great alternative to fast fashion because it’s more eco-friendly and even Depop claimed it was their mission but this creates a […]

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The Wesleyan Argus | More is more: the art of wearable maximalism

Fashion is often predictable or cyclical in nature. As modern fashion trends show, what was once fashionable usually comes back within a few decades. Young people, for example, embraced the 70s, not only in terms of music, cigarettes and mules, but also in terms of stylistic silhouettes. It has become common to see today’s youth […]

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The girl in the printed dress

Isabella Salvucci, Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) ’24, wore a blue sky-print maxi dress for her first introductory fashion and culture class in September, the only pop of color in a room full of pants dark tracksuits and hoodies. “I’m usually the only one wearing a dress,” said Salvucci, a plus-size model who prefers […]

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Riverhead calls for removal of Salvation Army bins behind its Main Street thrift store

Salvation Army main street store donation bins violate the town of Riverhead’s code ban on dropping bins downtown under a section of the code enacted in 2014, a summons says of the city issued to the organization. The town has been in Riverhead Magistrates’ Court with the Salvation Army since the Code Enforcement Division issued […]