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We're delighted to be collaborating with ethical and sustainable clothing brand Thought, supporting its 'Pass it On' initiative. Thought are encouraging their customers to clear wardrobes of unwanted unworn clothes and pass them on to TRAID using our free home collections service. Hannah Carroll at Thought explains..... There’s nothing more satisfying than having a thorough wardrobe clear out. And after…
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Get Your Knit On

21 / 10 / 14
Last Thursday TRAID Dalston kept their doors open a little later to help everyone with their Winter wardrobe. On hand were our in-store stylists helping shoppers find their #secondhandfirst Winter staples whilst TRAID Education were busy helping give longer life to knitwear in our Repair Your Knitwear workshop. We were joined by the fabulous Sweaterspotter (AKA Anna Maltz) - a…
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TRAID's website in shop window
Yesterday was National Poetry Day so I thought I'd share with you a poem I remember from my childhood by the fantastic Michael Rosen. This poem makes a point of the emotional bond that we have with our clothes and the way that attachment affects our use of them. Enjoy! "I've had this shirt, that's covered in dirt, for years…
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Sorting fabrics at TRAID's warehouse