Clothing

Since 2011, Interfaith Outreach has run a thrift store on the corner of County Road 6 and County Road 101 N. offering high quality secondhand clothing, jewelry, furniture and household goods.

From beautifully hand-embroidered sarees, lenghas and salwar kameez to bangles, necklaces and bindis, Nila Chakraborty expresses her love for Indian ethnic wear through her online business ShopBollyWear.com.

Sue Olmscheid at Lillian’s Urban Market Medina suggests an outfit composed of a long-sleeve T-shirt topped with a tunic, leggings and boots.

As you’ve probably already seen this winter, flannels are here to stay. Many men are still enjoying the full beards and “lumber-sexual” style, and flannel shirts fit in perfectly, says Nicole Chose, one of the owners of The Foursome in Plymouth.

I fought many battles with my mom while shopping for back-to-school clothes as a kid. She insisted I try on the clothes in the fitting room before she would fish out her checkbook; I had an aversion to those brightly lit stalls, and avoided them even at the expense of her irritation.