Fashion is running out of time to get its house in order – Telegraph.co.uk

By on December 8, 2018

Have you reached peak festive fury yet? My brothers and I coined the phrase many years ago for the moment when, for my mother, it all gets too much. It’s also become something which I feel increasingly towards every press release I am frequently sent with big, bold facts yelling at me, “Brits spend £85 on Christmas party outfits which most will only wear once” (a survey by the British Heart Foundation).

Another, from the Fashion Retail Academy, shouted, “Over 80 per cent of consumers are buying clothes they never wear.” And a pledge from Dr Kerri Akiwowo, a lecturer in textiles at Loughborough University, imploring people to buy second-hand presents or give something homemade, citing the Waste…

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Fashion is running out of time to get its house in order – Telegraph.co.uk
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