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The life and death of your jeans

At the start of “Unraveled,” a new book on fashion’s dark underwear, author Maxine Bédat describes a stroll through a factory in Guangdong, China that specializes in acid-washed jeans, making his way through her. path over dark puddles of “bubbling contents” that had spilled from industrial washing machines and splashed …

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The retired CEO saved an Atlanta public hospital

Pete Correll learned responsibility early on helping his mother run a men’s clothing store in Brunswick, Georgia, after his father died from alcoholism. He made his career running paper mills and in 1993 became CEO of Georgia-Pacific Corp., a pulp, paper, plywood and plasterboard manufacturer. Because construction products went from …

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Current best deals to shop now

Memorial Day weekend has passed, but there are still plenty of sales and deals to be had. Vipin porwal, founder and consumer expert at Smarty, told us that “you can think of Memorial Day sales as halfway through Black Friday, and pretty much every major retailer has a great selection …

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The rise of the upper hand-me-down

The appetite for pre-loved clothes has never been greater, with a thredUP report from last year predicting that the market could overtake fast fashion by the end of the decade. And now children’s clothing is part of the trend. Passing clothes on from child to child is nothing new – …

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Store opening in Oaklawn Village

Tyasia Williams, owner of the new Bossy store in Oaklawn Plaza, opened on Saturday. At 25, it was her first business, with clothing for women and plus sizes, some of which was made by her mother, Ladonna Aldridge, an experienced tailor. Photo by Junius Stone / Texarkana Gazette. TEXARKANA, Texas …

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