Chances are, you have either logged on to online shopping apps or walked into department stores at the beginning of a new season and were greeted with sale signs and discount codes. And while your initial reaction might have been the rush of excitement associated with saving money, discounted clothing is worth taking a second glance at. Sure, we've all heard that stores are making room for their next season's catalog, but what if this societal stress on constantly keeping up with new trends and fast fashion is actually devastating our environment - while encouraging shoppers to turn a blind eye by lowering consumer costs?