Try Second Hand this September

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Treasure Hunting at our Charity Shops

Shopping second hand not only allows you to bag yourself a bargain, but it also means you’re making a positive impact on our planet while supporting causes in your local area. This September we’re putting the spotlight on sustainability and encouraging our supporters to explore the world of pre-loved items and second hand clothing.


Why Second Hand Matters

Second Hand September isn't just about finding fantastic deals; it's about making a statement. By choosing second-hand treasures over brand new items, you're helping to reduce the demand for new production and the associated environmental impact. It's a win-win situation – you get to shop guilt-free and support the work we do at the same time!


Get Involved

If you're passionate about supporting animal welfare and reducing waste, Second Hand September is the perfect time to get involved. Here's how you can make a difference:


1. Shop with Purpose: Visit our charity shops and shop consciously. Every purchase directly contributes to our cause and you’re guaranteed to find a treasure trove of pre-loved items in all of them.

2. Donate: Clear out your closet and donate anything you no longer wear; it’s time for someone else to love it!

3. Spread the Word: Share your Second Hand September finds on social media and encourage others to join the movement by tagging us @bathcdh.charityshops


Blogger Spotlight

To inspire your journey into sustainable fashion, here’s a list of some great bloggers who are passionate about second hand shopping:

1. Mimi Moocher - Wiltshire born, global model, who loves sustainable fashion! >> Take a look at her Instagram

2. Daines Atelier - Frome-based fashion designer repurposing vintage fabrics. >> Follow for inspiration

3. Charity Shop Girls - Second Hand fashion stylist. >> Find more tips


Start your sustainable shopping journey today and remember that every purchase supports our mission to provide a loving home for cats and dogs in need. Thank you for being a part of our community, and here's to a September filled with style, sustainability, and second hand finds!

>> Click here for details of our charity shops 

» Follow our Charity Shops on Instagram


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