1) Because it is 4 minutes from my house (Goodwill is 15 minutes, thought I would do my “thriftness” shopping there if locations were switched).
2) Because each year I can stomach less and less supporting the clothing industry. John Oliver will always say it better (and more profanely) than I ever could:
3) I absolutely love the new American Giant sweatshirt (hailed as the best sweatshirt ever AND made in the USA). I bought one for myself and Dwayne is getting one from Santa. But I also bought 20 sweaters/cardigans for me and the kids at VV’s 40% off Sweaters Sale for less than the price of one AG sweatshirt. And, so far, we are all staying warm!