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Meet The Woman Who Didn’t Buy Anything New for a Year

Iíve been a fan of†Jen Gale†since learning about her Make Do and Mend Year. Basically for a year, she and her family pledged to not buy anything new and instead make and mend everything they needed. C…

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20 Ways to Mend and Repair Things That Are Broken

Got a broken thing? Don't pitch it. Fix it! Here are lots of ways to repair instead of replace. OK, so before we get to all of the repair ideas, I need to get something off of my chest. I can'…

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Mend Clothing Without a Sewing Machine

Mending isn't just a great way to save money -- it's more eco-friendly than replacing a perfectly wearable garment that has a small flaw. We talked not too long ago about some simple mending te…

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