Rather than buying mass-produced, trend-based clothes, thrifting can provide alternatives to modern consumerism. Community-run events such as the most recent vintage clothing market seek to grow Bellingham’s thrifting culture.
Hayden Hester is a reporter on the city news beat for The Front this winter quarter. He is a fourth-year journalism pre-major who is also shooting for a political science minor. In his free time, he plays on the WWU rugby team and loves cooking for friends and family.
You can reach her at HaydenHester.TheFront@gmail.com