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Buy it once, Buy it for life with smart choices
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Buy it once, Buy it for life with smart choices

Buyitonce Buyitforlife, finds, evaluates and markets products that last. Hopefully will last a Lifetime, not harm the Planet, not too hard on your wallet and you will never have to say “it broke”. Make smart choices and buy it for life. Patagonia clothing manufacturer, for example, will repair purchases items free ...

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Consumer wastefulness Vs products that last forever
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Consumer wastefulness Vs products that last forever

A survey conducted in 2015 and commissioned by the British charity Barnardo’s, found that the majority of women’s clothing items are only worn 7 times on average. After 7 times, the article is relegated to the top shelf of a closet until it is finally donated or given to family or friends. Combatting this ...

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Fixing stuff
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Fixing stuff

Hopefully everything you buy, especially at boughtitonce.com, will never need to be repaired. Things break due to being dropped, abused or whatever. I bought a pair of sandals 2 months ago and I wore them for about 2 hours before they broke! Very annoying to walk around in one sandal. One fabric strap had come ...

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BIFL Export quality
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BIFL Export quality

For the past 4 years, I have been living part of the year in Mexico and part of the year in Thailand. Consumers in both countries are on a steep rise to, God knows where too, but one thing evident is quality. Domestic products made locally, have awful quality while exported goods have "export" quality. At buy it ...

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Consumerism and wastefulness
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Consumerism and wastefulness

A survey conducted in 2015 and commissioned by the British charity Barnardo’s, found that the majority of women’s clothing items are only worn 7 times on average. After 7 times, the article is relegated to the top shelf of a closet until it is finally donated or given to family or friends. Combatting this ...

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