Late in 2016, Tiffany Lano decided to stop searching for clothes from retailers and in its place sew her private wardrobe at dwelling. Nevertheless she didn’t see monetary financial savings immediately. “It’s actually costlier to sew your clothes these days,” Lano explains. “Nevertheless they last quite a bit longer.” Now, larger than a yr into her “no searching for” experiment, Lano is reaping the financial rewards of those long-lasting, handmade garments and her ability to repair and repurpose objects. Plus, because of time and thought put into each bit, she truly loves all of the items she wears — like this “me-made” striped-tank and white-jean combo.
Apr 29, 2020