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Bespoke Upcycling

Few orders give us as much joy as the individual items of clothing sent to our workshop to be transformed. We love transforming thousands of surplus tees and textile waste from our wonderful partners. We feel like we’re doing our best day by day to play a larger part in

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Red Bull Gives You Wings and Gives Back

We often dream about unique partnerships in the textiles industry, but sometimes it is the most unsurprising partners that surface that make us the most excited. When a connection to Red Bull came up – they were in search of sustainable giveaways for a couple upcoming events – the Reborn

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“Trinkets and Trash” No More: Giving Life to Event Giveaways

Reborn is moving and shaking in more industries than just one. As we’ve been busy breathing life into university bookstores with our unique upcycled products, yet another industry reached out with large amounts of surplus materials. There’s a list of products that folks in the events industry tend to give

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Reborn Turns Surplus Race Tees into New Products

We recently had the opportunity to transform hundreds of surplus race shirts into new products for Krispy Kreme Challenge. Races run into this problem every year because they preorder race day shirts a few months before the race. Whatever is not picked up or sold becomes surplus outdated shirts. This

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Reborn Upcycles University Surplus Apparel

NC State Licensing We started with a simple vision in mind: give consumers an upcycling option for their sentimental clothing. Soon after, we discovered that the university system creates an enormous amount of surplus branded apparel each year. In the spring of 2018, departments at NC State reached out to

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Reborn’s First Birthday

To our loyal supporters, followers, and clients, Thank you for supporting Reborn Clothing Co. over the past year. Without you, we would not be here today. One year ago, Reborn officially launched for the Raleigh community with a kick-off party at Liquid State! I started this company with a simple

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Move-In: Our Company HQ

Things have been moving and shaking at Reborn recently. If you are on our newsletter, then you know that we have had two events and moved into our new headquarters/cut and sew facility in the span of two weeks. That’s not to say that we’ve not been carefully curating your

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The True Reborn Value

With any innovation comes doubt. The sustainable textiles industry is no stranger to this response. As we develop more products and source reused materials, we also attract a lot of questions. Why does it cost this much? Why does it take this long? Why wouldn’t I buy something brand new?

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Chapter 19: Born to Be You

Comparison. We’re all guilty of it. We strive to be the best versions of ourselves – sometimes in a good way and sometimes in a bad way. This week, we’re focusing on body image, self esteem, and self-worth and how it relates to the fashion industry and the media. The average

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Chapter 18: Summertime Sadness, Autumn Dreamin

Summer is sadly coming to an end soon, but here’s the good news! The first day of autumn is 55 days away, Halloween is 89 days away, Thanksgiving is 111 days away, and Christmas is 144 days away!! Okay, I’ll try not to get ahead of myself here, but I’m

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