Procuring secondhand is gaining popularity than ever and for good motive, it’s sustainable. It’s good for our planet, higher to your pockets, and nice for supporting native economies. Since 1995, Rags Consignments has been a powerhouse within the native secondhand market and consigns ladies’s and males’s boutique and designer manufacturers. Between two places—Boulder and Cherry Creek—Rags consigns a mean of two,500 extremely curated objects per week, providing an distinctive secondhand buying expertise.
You’ll have discovered your self drooling over another person’s wardrobe earlier than, however at Rags you may peruse the closets of a whole lot of consignors from throughout the state. Discovering traditional and standout items at a fraction of the unique value whereas extending the lifetime of every piece you purchase.
In November, Rags was proud to current a runway section for Denver Vogue Week’s Sustainable night time. Utilizing objects pulled immediately from the shop’s stock and styled for the runway by Kimberly Rayfield, supervisor on the Cherry Creek location, Rags displayed simply how extensive a range the shop has to supply. The autumn assortment offered seems impressed by the joyful defiance of ladies’s fashions within the Nineteen Twenties, blended with the defiant irreverence now we have come to acknowledge within the Eighties aesthetic. Grownup fashions of all ages, genders, and sizes walked the runway in designer and mall-brand secondhand items, all with worth tags to suit any finances.
Our collective aim ought to all the time be to maintain style round, and in case you are within the Denver or Boulder space, you can begin by merely selecting to buy at Rags. Engaging in two good-for-the-planet duties directly: buying sustainably and supporting a neighborhood small enterprise. If we attempt to be intentional about what we purchase and who we purchase it from, we are able to preserve the cycle going.
Go to one of many Rags places in Boulder and Cherry Creek and you may assist the style trade be part of the answer slightly than part of the issue…all whereas constructing the closet of your goals.
Pictures by Shelby Moeller.
Jewellery and equipment customized made by Lucia Rambush-Adam and Rachel Hazelwood.