‘Why would I ever go back to shopping new?’: how vintage has become the future of buying ethically

As we become more aware of the environmental impact of fast fashion, both sellers and buyers are looking for a more sustainable way to shop

Thrifting is becoming an essential tool in a world that increasingly rejects fast fashion, and Ladi Kazeem is among those making a sustainable life work for him – a situation that came about completely by chance.

Kazeem is a celebrated seller on the online marketplace Depop, and has amassed a following of 181,000 people for his ability to procure high-demand vintage T-shirts from around the globe. There was never a dull moment in his world as he switched an unassuming hobby into a life-sustaining business.

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