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6 things you should never buy secondhand, according to a professional stylist

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Buying secondhand clothes and accessories is a sustainable and affordable way to update one's wardrobe.
It can sometimes be tricky to decipher what makes a secondhand item worth the hunt , though.
Insider spoke with a professional stylist, who said people should never buy secondhand clothes that require major alterations.
People should also avoid buying secondhand "designer" pieces if the patterns and stitching don't line up.
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