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Iowa State University
(515) 294-5684
2229 Lincoln Way Bookstore
Ames, IA
 
JC Penney
(515) 233-3450
2901 N Grand Ave
Ames, IA
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 11:30-5:30

Family Thrift Store & Donation Center
510-233-194
207 S Duff Ave
Ames, IA
 
Goodwill Store
(515) 292-8454
3718 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA
 
The Loft At Duck Worth Wearing
(515) 232-9053
408 Kellogg
Ames, IA
 
One Man's Junk
(515) 233-5865
114 Duff Ave
Ames, IA
 
Christopher and Banks
(515) 232-2018
North Grand Mall
Ames, IA
Hours
Mon-Fri 10 am - 9 pm
Saturday 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Jax Mercantile Co
(515) 292-2276
4723 W Lincoln Way
Ames, IA
 
Antique Ames
(515) 233-2519
203 Main Street
Ames, IA
 
Browns Shoe Fit Co
(712) 246-2218
306 Main St Browns Shoe Fit Co #20
Ames, IA
 

Miksani introduces Carbon Neutral fashion range

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We’ve heard of many labels using the eco-fashion tag—after all, Lucire was the first fashion magazine to bring sustainable style into the mainstream, from 2003. Miksani , meanwhile, has gone one further with a Carbon Neutral clothing range for spring–summer 2010, launching at the Pure London Fashion Show.
   Miksani says its products have a minimal environmental impact, with hand-woven cotton from India, banana-fibre jumpers and coconut buttons. Miksani’s creator and owner Katie Weightman says, ‘I hope this encourages other clothing companies to take similar steps.’ The company says it already has Fair Trade and organic practices.
   Miksani’s range has been offset by Piqqo , through a reforestation project in México. Piqqo uses carbon labelling, with each label carrying a unique serial number that allows customers to trace the offset back to the project....

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