Jen Gale – My Make Do and Mend Year

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There have been plenty of anti-consumerism campaigns, but none quite as sustained as Jen Gale’s. In this TED Talk, Jen discusses how her year of ‘Make Do and Mend’ is seeing her buying nothing new, and leaping head first into recycling, repurposing, begging, and borrowing. She is keeping a blog of the experience to inspire others to try the same thing.

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