Contrary to what the big-name brands and their glossy advertising campaigns would lead us to believe, looking stylish doesn’t have to mean wearing box-fresh kicks and a brand new shirt. Not only that, buying new can actually be bad for the planet. Taking your shopping expedition off the beaten track and into vintage shops is a surefire way to unearth rare pieces, combat the environmental consequences of fast fashion and save yourself a small fortune in the process. The only issue is that sourcing a good second-hand store is like finding gold. Which is why we’ve taken it upon ourselves to do a spot of prospecting and bring you an informed roundup of only the very best vintage stores on the planet. Read more at Fashion Beans.