September 4, 2019
Take the SECONDHAND SEPTEMBER challenge
1.75 billion pounds of clothing finds its way into U.S. landfills every month…
That’s 21 billion pounds of clothing in one year alone.
Since September is traditionally the highest grossing fashion retail month, Success in Style is challenging YOU to take the “Secondhand September” challenge with us — buy secondhand, exclusively, during the entire month of September 2019.
You’ll reduce waste and get rewards from our shops. Check it out…
Paris—our adorable mascot—explains how Success in Style operates as a self-sustaining non-profit, then plays tour guide through Charity’s Closet, Phil’s, Charity’s First Picks, and Cherie Sustainable Bridal.
Success in Style’s current hours and offerings are listed below. Client Services Walk-ins: Tuesdays 11–3Please submit our application before coming in. CherieCharity’s ClosetPhil’s ClosetCharity’s First Picks Open Monday–Saturday 10–6, Sunday 11–6 Clothing Donations Accepting donations SATURDAYS . . .
Help us take our mission on the road! One of the greatest barriers to employment is transportation. That’s why Success in Style is raising funds for a mobile studio unit to serve clients in areas currently . . .
By Mary Sheehan Warren As a nation, we in the U.S. generate an average of 25 billion pounds of textile waste a year. This comes down to almost 82 pounds for each of us per year. . . .