How Wear makes thrifting easy


Wear is a thrift store located in downtown Macon. The store provides an array of gently used clothes for individuals to choose from. According to the store’s website, proceeds from the store benefit Daybreak, an organization that provides resources for homeless individuals in Macon.

A mannequin showcases a purchasable outfit on the stairs leading up to the top floor. Photo by Ashley Pemberton
The bottom floor is fully stocked with newly donated items. The bottom floor is home to the petite section and holds other garments as well. Photo by Ashley Pemberton
The top floor of the store is filled with thrifted coats, jewelry and books. Photo by Ashley Pemberton
Heatherly Wakefield poses at the front desk of Wear on Feb. 20. Wakefield is the manager at Wear, and has been working with the organization since 2015. Photo by Ashley Pemberton
Wear is located on First Street in Macon. The thrift store had a bag sale on Feb. 20, 2021. Photo by Ashley Pemberton