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We are delighted to be able to present articles on vintage fashion and thrift stores so that all second-hand fans will find their pleasures there.

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Pourquoi la seconde main est elle si populaire? - LaFrip'aMax

Why is the second hand so popular?

Why are second-hand stores all the rage these days? The fashion of second-hand clothes. It's no secret that thrift stores and vintage stores have become increasingly popular in recent years....
January 04, 2023 — Maxime Simeon
Patagonia, une marque pas comme les autres - LaFrip'aMax

Patagonia, a brand like no other

Patagonia, History of an ethical brand Building a sustainable brand Patagonia is a premium outdoor clothing brand founded in 1973 by Yvon Chouinard , a professional mountaineer and climber. The...
December 30, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
Pourquoi acheter en seconde main est bon pour l'environnement? - LaFrip'aMax

Why buying second-hand is good for the environment?

The benefits of second-hand shopping for the environment How to deal with the pollution of the fashion sector? We all want to do our part to help protect the environment,...
December 27, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
The North Face, l'histoire de la marque. - LaFrip'aMax

The North Face, the story of the brand.

History of The North Face. The beginnings of the mountain brand. Originally, the brand which in 1964 was just a simple specialized store, was mainly intended for climbing and camping....
December 20, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
L'histoire des friperies! - LaFrip'aMax

The history of thrift stores!

Thrift stores and the history of their appearance. The origin of the word thrift store. The etymology of the word thrift store comes from the old French “frepe” which means...
November 24, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
Adidas Vintage et son histoire. - LaFrip'aMax

Adidas Vintage and its history.

Adidas, its history leaves us with beautiful vintage and retro nuggets. Quick history of Adidas The history of Adidas begins with Adolf Dassler on August 18, 1949. Adidas was invented...
November 14, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
Nike Vintage - LaFrip'aMax

Vintage Nike

Everything you need to know about vintage Nike History of Nike Vintage In 1971, the legal name of Nike was chosen. The company founders were meeting to brainstorm company names...
November 01, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
Le sweatshirt vintage, icône de la mode de seconde main! - LaFrip'aMax

The vintage sweatshirt, a second-hand fashion icon!

The vintage sweatshirt, classic thrift store clothing. Sweatshirt, sweater, casual fashion emblems. The vintage sweatshirt is one of the most popular garments in the world. They are perfect for wearing...
October 29, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
Les friperies en Ligne en Suisse - Conseil de friperie #2 - LaFrip'aMax

Online Thrift Stores in Switzerland - Thrift Store Tip #2

Our favorite online thrift stores in Switzerland Ricardo Ricardo is the reference site for second-hand goods in Switzerland. From second-hand cars to vintage shirts, everything is on sale at this...
October 21, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
Porter une polaire vintage - Conseil de friperie #1 - LaFrip'aMax

Wear a vintage fleece - Thrift store tip #1

How to Wear a Vintage Fleece - Thrift Shop Tip #1 Winter is about to arrive and you are frantically rummaging through your closet for sweaters, coats and even your...
October 13, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
Le Dickies 874 - Histoire d'un pantalon classique. - LaFrip'aMax

The Dickies 874 - History of a classic pant.

 The Dickies 874, pants that have become a vintage fashion icon. Where does the famous Dickies 874 pant come from? Dickies have been manufacturing the Original 874 work trousers...
October 12, 2022 — Maxime Simeon
Notre top 5 des friperies à Genève! - LaFrip'aMax

Our top 5 thrift stores in Geneva!

Our 5 favorite thrift stores in Geneva 1. The cheap thrift store in Geneva If you are looking for something to dress at a really reduced price, the renfile du...
October 08, 2022 — Maxime Simeon