Spent less, saved more: How we used our money this year

Joh Rindom, who runs That Thing, an independent fashion, homeware and accessories shop, said perhaps because people have spent more time at home, perhaps because they’ve focused on what is important to them, this year there has been a “fashion for independents”, she thinks.

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