Exploring sustainable shopping in Alamance County

Sustainable fashion has made its way into stores in recent years. This sort of fashion can consist of clothing made with environmentally friendly materials such as organic cotton,  repurposed materials and any other sort of clothing made to last long. Fortunately for Elon University, there are some local businesses offering sustainable options. 

Elon U Thrift

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Elon U Thrift is a consignment shop founded by junior Jakob Reuter and senior Grace Granger. The shop originally started as a class assignment in 2020 for their ENT 2500 course, Creativity & The Doer/Maker Mindset. After the class
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Cross Platform Digital Fashion Shopping Mall for the Complete Metaverse Wearable Industry By BTC Peers


Cross Platform Digital Fashion Shopping Mall for the Complete Metaverse Wearable Industry

The concept of the metaverse, though not new, has taken on a completely new meaning in the past few months, thanks to the merging of virtual living with blockchain. For the first time, people willing to spend their time in virtual and augmented realities can now truly own their assets, the credit going to the swift adoption of NFTs.

Although fashion in the metaverse is a young industry today, there seems to be a gap in converting real-world fashion for the metaverse. This is where the MetaWear |

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A Fresher, Faster And More Fashionable Way To Go Food Shopping At Coop Fresh

Once upon a time, high fashion editorials shot inside grocery shops were no more than fantasies conjured by editors, designers, photographers and creative directors. It bridged the gap between the runway and food aisle, turning mundane everyday tasks like buying a carton of milk into a fashion moment. In 2014, even the legendary Karl Lagerfeld saw the aisle as the fitting stage for his Spring/Summer collection. He transformed the Grand Palais into a Chanel Shopping Center and filled the

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Nordstrom fashion guru Kate Bellman offers holiday shopping tips

Kate Bellman, Nordstrom’s managing fashion editor, knows that you’re already making a list and sighing over it twice.

What is the perfect present for that husband who insists he only wants peace on Earth? What about the mother-in-law return-a-holic? Or that business partner. Silky PJ’s? We think not.


Bellman actually has answers for this still COVID-cautious but increasingly social and, dare we say, bold holiday season. “People are ready and excited to get back out there this holiday season,” she says. She oversees fashion content at Nordstrom’s corporate, supporting all stores including the one at Fashion Show Mall on the

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Black Friday Shopping? Try some of these 11 Florida outlet malls

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My earliest outlet shopping memories come from childhood road trips. On the way from Central Louisiana to visit relatives in South Alabama, we often detoured through Monroeville to stop at the Seat Cover Factory.

That’s what my dad called the Vanity Fair factory outlet, a big warehouse with stacks of jeans, T-shirts and enough cotton underwear to cover the seats of hundreds of little girls, including the three giggling in the back of the family sedan. 

Outlets first appeared in the 1930s as locations for excess inventory and

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These are the 5 jackets a shopping editor has in her fall fashion rotation

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In my opinion, the perfect formula for a cute fall outfit is jeans, boots and a jacket. With this outline, you can easily swap in any denim wash, any style of boot and any shirt to go under your jacket, and it still works — the styling options are pretty endless.

And after being a shopping editor for

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