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Upcycle

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Sassy Knitwear ‘Upcycles’ Old Fashions Into New Creations

Fashion trends come and go. But now many formerly-beloved shirts and dresses are getting a new life.

It’s an increasingly popular trend called “upcycling.” They use those previous items to create new ones. Watch the video above to see WCCO photojournalist Joe Mears’ journey to a local shop called Sassy Knitwear in Minneapolis, where dressing “sassy” means dressing responsibly.

06/09/2013