Is it better to op shop or buy new?

DO YOU prefer shopping for pre-loved clothes that are a bit cheaper, or buying new?

The NewsMail is working on a story and needs your input.

Vote in the poll below or leave a comment telling us your thoughts.

Where do you buy most of your clothes?

This poll ended on 10 May 2013.

Thrift stores (Vinnies, Salvos etc), I find it’s better value - 21%

I only buy my clothes from chain and boutique stores - 26%

I shop at a mix of chain, boutique and thrift stores - 47%

With Hinkler Central closed, I find myself looking to thrift stores - 5%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

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