55 minutes | Dec 3, 2019

Seeing is Believing (with the NYC Fair Trade Coalition)

On Episode 10 of The Hand Me Up Club, Andrea Reyes and Natalia Cerqueira from the NYC Fair Trade Coalition stop by to talk about the role of fair trade in the fashion industry and the future of the Fair Trade Coalition within the sustainable fashion industry.  Learn how the coalitions swap closet is evolving into a sustainable fashion community center that encourages the upcycling, repairing and recycling of clothing and supports consumers and local small businesses. Andrea also talks about how she’s branched out to teach others how to start their own fashion coalition/brand and gives conscious consumers tips on how to incorporate fair trade choices into their everyday lives.    Find NYCFTC.com or on Instagram @nycfairtrade.  Or you can stop by in real life and join the community at any of their events! 
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