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What is Reincarnated Cashmere?

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What is Reincarnated Cashmere?

It’s sweater time! While you may know I call my eco conscious cashmere sweaters “reincarnated”, you may not know why. There are a few other words to describe them: upcycled, recycled, vintage, green, eco friendly, one of a kind. And all those words apply. But the reincarnated tagline started sometime in 2004, before the popular buzzwords we now know were created to describe environmentally conscious fashion. In my quest to explain the idea of recycling a sweater to a boutique buyer who couldn’t wrap her head around what the word recycled meant no matter how I explained it, I came...

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