Vintage Clothing Stores in Austin Texas

Austin is the state of Texas’ capital city, but it also one of the most interesting cities in the south. “Keep Austin Weird,” is a favorite slogan of locals and travelers alike. With a rich and eclectic culture of art and music most Austonians are a bit more laid back than the average Texan. That might be due to the fact that University of Texas is located in Downtown Austin with over 50 thousand graduate and under graduate students.... Read More

Rag & Bone “Textile 101”

The folks over at Waist Online have a detailed page with allot of useful information about Textile Recycling. They note that textile recycling originated in the Yorkshire Dales about 200 years ago. These days the ‘rag and bone’ men are textile reclamation businesses, which collect textiles for reuse (often abroad), and send material to the ‘wiping’ and ‘flocking’ industry and fibres to be reclaimed to make new garments. Textiles made... Read More