Category archives: Collaborative Consumption

Heather In Heels Takes on Her High School Reunion with RFR

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Our dear friend and customer, Heather In Heels recently visited our Toronto showroom with her besties in search of the perfect frocks for their upcoming high school reunion. With sushi, wine and lots of laughs, their Private Fitting Experience was like a mini high school reunion party itself. Heather ended up choosing our Obsidian and Rose Printed Jum[...]

PMQ for TWO Finds the Perfect Gown for Her Special Night Out

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We know how frustrating it can be to try to find a dress for a fancy night out. Especially when the only stores close to you offer a limited selection of dresses to choose from at a reasonable price. But don't worry, this dress story has a happy ending! Home Decor & DIY Blogger, Ariel of PMQ for Two turned to RfR for the perfect frock to wear to a ball a[...]

MSH District talks Success as a Startup with RfR Co-Founder Lisa Delorme

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Coming up with a new idea in the fashion industry can have its challenges and its rewarding moments. MSH District catches up with our Co-Founder & CEO, Lisa Delorme to talk about everything from how your presence on and offline reflects you as an entrepreneur to real-life stories of satisfied RfR customers. Watch the full video and learn more down bel[...]

Six Eco-Friendly Children's Gift Ideas

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Here at RfR we are all about living a life of #LessStuffMoreLife . We know renting not only benefits your wallet and your closet space but it eliminates fashion waste by prolonging the life of garments that would only be worn once or twice; leading less garments to end up in a landfill. In the spirit of reducing our footprint during this season of hyperconsu[...]

WOMEN to WATCH: Suzy Amis Cameron Brings Sustainable Fashion into Full Forces

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Suzy Amis Cameron, an environmental activist and former actor/model talks how we are running out of time to reverse our unsustainable lifestyles. This recognition has resulted in Amis Cameron dedicating her time to promoting her three passions- first and foremost creating sustainable fashion. Her first descent into the world of fashion was launching a red ca[...]

How to Car 2 Go - Guide to the Smartest Car Sharing Service Around

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Here at RfR we are all about #LessStuffMoreLife  and ways to makes your life easier with collaborative consumption. We understand much like renting a dress and ordering it online some people might not all be that comfortable with these new collaborative ideas.  We are here to help  ease you through the anxiety you have and share our experience of how easy an[...]

Globe and Mail's lists Top 5 Online Payment Systems for your Small Business

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Canadian small business have substantially increased with budding entrepreneurs, causing  the number of small businesses processing payments, filling invoices and selling online has increased substantially, including the number of online payment providers. Globe and Mail published a article this morning rounding up the top online payment systems for small bu[...]

Rent frock Repeat x ShareFestTO

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In efforts to continue to find ways to simplify our lives recently attended Toronto’s 1st edition of ShareFest at the Centre for Social Innovation. We discovered innovative community groups and unique businesses supporting the collaborative consumption movement that we are proud to  be a part of . We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite finds to help y[...]

5 Ways to Simplify (think collaborative consumption)

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We're big fans of #LessStuffMoreLife and we often equate that with living more simply, which then leads to getting rid of the clutter that takes up time, space and energy in your life.  Collaborative consumption (otherwise known as the sharing economy) is a big part of making living simply, well...simple. Here are 5 ways to simplify and have #LessStuffM[...]

Alternatives Journal How-to Guide Features Rent frock Repeat in Getting More and Wasting Less

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" 1 SHARING IS ABOUT MAXIMIZING the use of products, services and ideas in order to minimize overall consumption by a community. This principle has a surprising number of applications – people can and do share just about anything. It’s also nothing new; sharing books, movies, equipment and hand-me-downs has been common among Westerners fo[...]

#LessStuffMoreLife

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At Rent frock Repeat one of our beliefs is to live by having #LessStuffMoreLife. Rather than cluttering our closets with barely worn dresses (and even some with the tags still on them!), a cleaner closet is a metaphor for a clearer and more productive mind. But our mantra doesn't just stop at our closets - the path to absorbing the most out of life requires [...]