Remember last year how I made the “New Year’s Intention” to be more, um… intentional in my clothing purchases? Preferably, I would spend my cold, hard ones on American-made goods and ethically sourced this-and-that. And, well, it kind of worked. But in a backwards way. Instead of seeking out quality made goods, my resolution manifested itself in just plain-old not buying much new clothing at all. This year’s total comes to:
- 4 t shirts and 2 pairs of tights from American Apparel.
- 4 pairs of Hue tights from Modern Love.
- 1 sweater from Saint James via Archival Clothing.
- 1 winter jacket from Modcloth.
Shoes were a little more of a toss-up or, if cheesy jokes are your thing, a stumbling block. It’s difficult when a buddy opens a shoe store, y-know?
So, to round off this year of thought-out spending, I’ll pass on these two things: