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rainelyn
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rainelyn

i’m having a little moral dilemma—i went antiquing and vintage shopping today and i picked up a mink headband. it’s really beautiful but i feel guilty now that i’m home and uhm, google imaging MINK. and hm , boy are they cute. ugh.
should i feel less guilty that it’s vintage? does anyone buy NEW fur? does anyone exclusively buy pre-owned fur to lessen the guilt?

posted about 11 years ago
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CrashingRed
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CrashingRed

welll… i am afraid to be unpopular but when its -30C – only natural fur will save you! so yes – I would!

posted almost 9 years ago
 
missstyle509
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NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO. its bad 4 the enviormint. unless iys faux fur. but i would still say no….

posted almost 9 years ago
 
RayofSunshine91
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RayofSunshine91

never…and i rarely by things that are real leather…i just dont feel comfortable knowing that an animal was tortured and killed so that i can look nice.

posted almost 9 years ago
 
wrensandroses
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wrensandroses

I’m wondering why people think fake fur is better for the environment than real fur? Real fur is natural biodegradable and sustainable/renewable. Fake fur is basically plastic. It is made from chemicals including petro-chemicals which come from OIL. I understand not wanting to wear fur because it harms animals but could you tell me how it is bad for the environment?

posted almost 9 years ago
 
itzellovato
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itzellovato

Fake, sure, why not? Real? NO.

posted almost 9 years ago
 
becalala
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becalala

Yes, but ONLY if it’s from a charity shop, that way the money is for a good cause.

posted almost 9 years ago
 
CynLyn
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Yes, definitely yes, but only 2ed hand and vintage. I always get so mant compliments on my fur items — especially a fox stole from the 1930s.

posted almost 9 years ago
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