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Crypto fashion: why people pay real money for virtual clothes

some gamers, like this man here, are buying virtual clothing online for their avatars using NFTs

"Your avatar represents you," said Imani McEwan, a Miami-based fashion model and NFT enthusiast. "Basically what you're wearing is what makes you who you are." Image: Unsplash/Sean Do

Elizabeth Howcroft
Editorial Trainee, Reuters
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