Back at school in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, I work at a local second-hand clothing store called Rumors Thrift Boutique. I’m surrounded by thrift, vintage and consignment constantly. In 2018, I gave up shopping fast fashion and strictly bought only pre-owned clothing and shoes. When I came to Athens in January, I was so excited to thrift unique pieces here. I could buy a simple sundress here, return to the U.S and say: “This dress? It’s from Greece.”
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