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[Nov. 2016 Features] Students flock to thrift shops seeking one-of-a-kind styles

November 23, 2016

By Channing Smith '17   It’s last year’s sweater. A scarf your grandma gave as a birthday gift which you pretended you liked. Jeans which now don’t even stretch to your ankles. A sweatshirt that’s been sitting at the bottom of your closet for years. It’s someone else’s treasure. Thrift...

Burns’ consignment business building up for prom

Aileen Coyne

April 5, 2016

It’s no secret that dances are expensive. Girls often spend upwards of $1,000 dollars on tickets, shoes, a dress, hair and makeup.  A large portion of that money is on a dress that more often than not is only worn once.  Hailey Burns ’16 has been working to combat that with her new consignment business, Gown Around. Gown Around is...

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