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  • Jamie Hayes in her remade gym uniform

Like a lot of fashion-conscious women, Jamie Hayes likes vintage clothes—not just the old-school, womanly styles, but the quality of the material and the construction. The problem with vintage, of course, is that it tends to wear out faster than new clothes. A thrifted 50s girl’s navy gym jumper that becomes threadbare is essentially a one-of-a-kind item. But through an art and fashion project that involved 16 people and a trip to Vietnam, it lives again.