Don’t you feel especially validated when you see celebrities doing something that would otherwise seem incredibly mainstream for us mere mortals? That’s how we feel about the rising trend of celebrities outfit repeating on the red carpet. The world of celebrity is progressively catching on to the rest of the world’s efforts towards sustainability and eco-friendly fashion. More and more we are seeing A-listers opting for sustainable choices when it comes to red carpet looks. Whether that be in the form of the old fashion faux pas “outfit repeating” or selecting pre-existing vintage looks–either way this is an overdue and welcomed evolution.
Fast fashion production and consumption have doubled in the last decade and it has made fashion very cheap and affordable. If buying new clothing used to be a status and wealth symbol,it is not the case anymore. A lot has already been discussed about how polluting and bad for the environment fast fashion is, and a major part of it is discarding clothing. However in this article I am going to discuss and encourage you to extend the life of garments as much as possible, as let’s look at it this way - rewearing is the new luxury!