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Reopening June 1!

Reopening June 1!

Here we go, with a new phase of M&C, in response to Covid-19.  😎 😷 We all want to continue to recycle and save money, so we will figure this ou...

The Philosophy of Mask-Wearing 🤔

The Philosophy of Mask-Wearing 🤔

I believe it's about being thoughtful and kind to your fellow human beings. It's as simple as that.
You protect me.  I protect you.

Customers who will not or cannot wear a mask, but want to shop at M&C, have a few options: 

Q & A about M&C Consignment During Covid-19 😷

Q & A about M&C Consignment During Covid-19  😷

We did not have a page in our procedures manual about what to do in the event that the store has to close for 2 1/2 months in order to slow the spread of a virus.  😉🙂😛
So... thank you all for your patience, kind words and support while we continue to figure this out. 😍

M&C Has a Social Responsibility to Stay Closed for Another Couple of Weeks

M&C Has a Social Responsibility to Stay Closed for Another Couple of Weeks

We have built a business model that invites folks to stay, enjoy the music, make a new friend, and browse.   We are all starving for that right now, but now is NOT the time for that.  That time will be back. It won't be exactly the same.... but we'll be together again.

The Parking Lot is Empty, but the Sky... It's so Blue!

The Parking Lot is Empty, but the Sky... It's so Blue!

Air pollution kills and shortens our lives, and is just bad for the entire planet. We are breathing better, right now, and seeing farther off in to the distance than we have in recent years.

Will there be any noticeable, long-term positive benefit to the environment, after Covid-19?

There are very different ways that folks are experiencing this pandemic:

There are very different ways that folks are experiencing this pandemic:

Just an observation...

 

These are bizarre times. Just gotta stay positive!

Cabin Fever Fashion

Cabin Fever Fashion

Get inspired.
Look through magazines, style blogs or Google for some style ideas that you love. Take those images to your closet and try to re-create them! 
It may be fun to involve friends via Zoom/FaceTime, social media or simply sending photos back and forth. Have fun!
I'd love to see what you come up with!  Let's use #lovemywardrobeNH and post our new pairings, outfits, and styles!

Spring Quaran-Cleaning!

Spring Quaran-Cleaning!

Also, you are going to have to keep those sorted bags of clothes for the time being.
1. Most drop-off locations are closed right now.
2. Be conscious of the idea that the virus could potentially spread through bags and donation bins. Best to wait until we're all a little more safe and sound. ☮️

Decluttering is one way to bring calmness to your home while sheltering in place.

Decluttering is one way to bring calmness to your home while sheltering in place.

De-cluttering can be very satisfying because it is a small thing that you can control in this time when so much is out of our hands.
So you've got this pile of clothes with which you are willing to part. Now what?

Have you heard of #SeconhandSpring?

Have you heard of #SeconhandSpring?

You can have fun and become part of a community that is promoting re-use before recycle, by using #secondhandspring in your posts. So get dressed up, enjoy your clothes, share in the fun, and de-clutter!

Clothing is not the only thing we recycle.

Clothing is not the only thing we recycle.

Clothing is not the only thing we recycle.
Whenever we need a new rack, shelf or these dressing room doors, we look at what we already have and try to re-make it into what we need.

Maybe there is Already Enough Clothing on the Planet. ;)

Maybe there is Already Enough Clothing on the Planet. ;)

If you look into the facts about the fashion industry and consumerism, it can be overwhelming and downright depressing. It can feel impossible some days to try to do the right thing: