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.
With vintage, what’s old is new again. Retro wear has become something of its own trend and fashion statement. Celebs have long boasted of one-of-a-kind vintage looks on the red carpet and now that posh, glamorous style is popping up all over the Twin Cities.