Secondhand clothing site Micolet launches in France

FashionNetork reports that Spanish second-hand clothing site Micolet has launched in France. Spanish brands like Lefties, Zara, Massimo Dutti, Bimba y Lola and Berskha are at the fore, but dig a little deeper and you can find an Isabel Marant Etoile top for €19.95 instead of €115, a Rag & Bone dress for €15.91 instead of €420 and a burgundy Sandro blazer (which I’ve been lusting over for ages—my friend has it in green) for €52.27 instead of €225. For now, consumers in France can only purchase items, but are set to also be able to sell them in future … Continue reading Secondhand clothing site Micolet launches in France

La Recyclerie Troc Party

La Recyclerie in Paris’ 18th arrondissement is hosting a Troc Party (Swap Party) this Friday August 25 from 7pm to 8pm. La Recyclerie is part cafe-bar, part collaborative workshop and part urban farm (it recently welcomed a new rabbit called Bowie). It’s free to participate in the Troc Party (you get a ticket via Weezevent)—all you have to do is bring the clothes you no longer want, find ones that you do, and make sure you take back your items that didn’t find a new home (or place them in the on-site clothing bin as you leave). Throughout the summer … Continue reading La Recyclerie Troc Party