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Some thrift shoppers have found ways to profit off their purchases by reselling the goods on sites like Poshmark and Depop. The fashion hauls are popular online and often reach an audience that’s looking for unique, retro or vintage garments. But it’s raising concerns for people who truly need thrift shopping for its affordability. 

According to a recent Vox piece, “How thrifting

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‘Less Is More’: Fashion Hails Slimmed-down Collections

One lasting consequence of the pandemic may be smaller collections — and fashion will be all the better for it, retailers, wholesalers and designers agree.

“I am resolutely for quality over quantity, and doing less is very often more because the designer can focus on making every garment count,” said James Gilchrist, vice president at Comme des Garçons USA and Dover Street Market USA, which operates multibrand emporiums in New York and Los Angeles. “It is exactly what is needed in the industry right now and going forward.”

During the recent round of fashion weeks for the fall 2021 season,

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Police at Fresno’s Fashion Fair is the latest in a string of incidents

FRESNO, California (KSEE) – Fresno Police were once again called to Fashion Fair mall on Friday after the latest in a string of incidents at the shopping center.

This time officers said a man flashed a gun and several more firearms were found with his group.

Officers say shortly before 4:00 p.m., security learned a group was smoking inside the mall.

A Fresno Police officer asked them to leave, which they started to do but then got into a verbal exchange with another group.

“One of the three

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