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We all know the true cost of fast fashion, so why can't we kick the habit?

1 month ago   |   By Metro

In red capital letters, the website declared: ‘99% OFF'. Above, was a picture of a woman in a beige bandeau top. Below, was the price tag of just 6p.
If ever proof was needed that nearly a decade of crusades led by eco-conscious and human rights activists against fast fashion had made little impact, then the jaw-dropping prices of last November's PrettyLittleThing's Black Friday sale was it.
While some shoppers took to social media to show off their bargain buys - which also included dresses on sale for 8p and offered the chance to win £1,000 - others considered it as a materialistic...
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