H&M Recycles Unwanted Used Clothing

EUGENE, Ore. — Shoppers in Eugene now have a new place to get rid of their unwanted used clothing. H&M, which opened last week in Valley River Center, has a worldwide recycling program. The retailer says customers can bring in any unwanted clothing regardless of the condition. It uses the recycled garments to make some … Continue reading »

SVdP Transforms Discarded Clothes

EUGENE, Ore. — St. Vincent de Paul is launching a new line of products using discarded items to create new wearable looks. Watch the video above to find out how the nonprofit is generating a buzz in the local fashion industry.

The Clothes Horse Opens New Shop

EUGENE, Ore. — A local used clothing store that likes to make shopping and trading fun and easy. More than 20 years ago, The Clothes Horse opened shop near the University of Oregon campus. But earlier this month, the store opened its doors at a new location. Co-owner Ann Hathway says the university area has … Continue reading »

Innovative Sports Suit Settled

EUGENE, Ore. — A local company and Columbia Sportswear decided to end their year-long lawsuit battle. Innovative Sports accused Columbia of stealing its trade secrets of heated clothing technology. But Tuesday night both sides signed and finalized the documents that dismiss the case. Innovative Sports’ CEO says he’s glad to see the matter put to … Continue reading »

Title Nine Clothing Store Opens

EUGENE, Ore. — A new store is open for business in Eugene’s Fifth Street Public Market. Title Nine’s doors opened one day early. It is a smaller privately owned women’s sports apparel company. It carries a large collection of fitness clothing, along with personalized sports bras. It was started 23 years ago in the garage … Continue reading »

Charity Collecting Winter Clothes

EUGENE, Ore. — Not everyone has the warm clothes needed to get through these cold winter days and nights. So if you’d like to help someone in need, Catholic Community Services is hosting its annual winter clothing drive. You can donate coats, socks, mittens, hats, blankets or shoes at any one of 20 different collection … Continue reading »

Local Clothing Store Holds Coat Drive

EUGENE, Ore. — As temperatures continue to drop, a local business is working to help folks stay warm. The Buffalo Exchange is a consignment store on 5th Avenue in downtown Eugene. Buying and selling second-hand goods is its business, but this winter the shop is on a mission to help out its local community by … Continue reading »