Though Americans are purchasing more clothing per person than ever, most of it is ultimately thrown away instead of donated or recycled. Americans recycle or donate only 15 percent of their used clothing, and the rest-about 10.5 million tons a year-goes into landfills, giving textiles one of the poorest recycling rates of any reusable material. […]

At the moment, approximately half of all American adults are married. One of the most exciting steps before a marriage takes place is the moment when a couple becomes formally engaged, and a glittering engagement ring is slipped onto the finger of one’s intended. Depending on who you ask, some couples consider choosing the engagement […]

If you’re looking to make a difference in this world, consider donating your used textiles and clothing items to various charitable organizations. After all, everything from charitable clothing donations to houseware donations are hugely important for many a charitable organization. From wounded veterans charities to the American Red Cross, charitable donations are typically always going […]

Picture this: You’re in your bedroom, surrounded by clothes. There’s clothes hanging up in your closes; clothes on your shelves; closing hanging out of laundry baskets; clothes laying loose on the floor. As you look around your room, you’re enveloped by a sense of dread, wondering what the heck you’re going with those clothes. While […]