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TRAID charity shops have been closed since March when we went into lockdown and so, it was with some delight that we greeted the recent announcement that non-essential shops - including our charity shops - could reopen. Nevertheless, the reality of emerging from this state of suspended animation is trickier and less certain than it was going in to lockdown.…
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BTEC Fashion and Textiles students from Raines Foundation School were introduced to some of the ethical issues that the fashion industry currently faces during one of TRAID Education's Sustainability in Fashion talks. Following a broad overview of the global supply chain looking at working practices, resource use, consumption, disposal and responsibilities of stakeholders, students were given the context to a…
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Last month we held the first in a series of Late Night events planned for 2015. We invited everyone to come along to TRAID Dalston to style themselves ‪#‎secondhandfirst and have their photo taken by fashion photographer Leah Band. All of the outfits were created by the individual models using entirely secondhand clothes donated by you to TRAID. Photographs were…
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