It’s Monday, which means it’s the weekend for us Filthy gals. Hooray!! What are we up to on our night off? Surfing our favorite fashion and sustainability blogs for loads of inspiration of course. We came across an intriguing article from one of our favorite 90’s fashion icons and environmental activist, Alicia Silverstone. She posted some interesting information on the topic of synthetic clothing and something that has never crossed our minds, microfiber pollution. Huh! Below is the fascinating article from Alicia’s amazing blog, thekindlife.com – hope it inspires you to wear good quality clothes for a healthier for you and a hardy planet.
Calling all galaxy gals and space cowboys: the 2nd annual Earth Sucks Halloween Sale is getting ready to launch. Show up at Filthy Rebena Vintage on October 20th with a face full of moon dust (glitter party!!!) to get 50% OFF all vintage products in the shop. ╰☆╮
Details of this Event:
★ A Halloween section filled to the brim with spooky vintage clothing and creepy costumes
★ Haunted space jams that will chill you straight to the bone
★ Filthy’s World Famous Lemonade and Halloween treats
★ A cosmic Instagram photo contest. Take a photo in our intergalactic photo booth and post it on Instagram with the hashtag #filthyrebena for a chance to win an amazing prize!
Filthy Rebena Vintage
177 Dundas St., London, Ontario N6A 1G4
Friday, October 20th, 2017
11:00AM – 7:00PM
10 Fun Facts About Champion Sportswear
Champion is an iconic sportswear brand that has seen a huge revival in recent years. In the 1980s and 1990s it was common to see people of all ages from kids to adults wearing Champion sweatshirts. Here are 10 fun facts about Champion sportswear:
1. The company was originally established as Knickerbocker Knitting Company by Abe and Bill Fainbloom in 1919 in Rochester, New York. Champion turns 100 years old in 2019!
2. Champion produced uniforms for all NBA teams during the 1990s, and some NFL teams during the 1980s and 1990s.
3. Champion was the official outfitter for the USA Basketball Men’s Senior National Team, who competed in the historical 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. Commonly known as the “Dream Team”, this group of players went on to win the Gold Medal and this helped Champion establish their reputation as a powerhouse sportswear brand in Europe.