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Introducing: Swap Society

Posted by housepartyswapnshop on June 28, 2013 at 11:45 AM Comments comments (53)

The Long Beach Free Store Swap Society

Swap Groups & FUN(d) Raising Events

 



*Targeted Swap Groups and Events arranged around theme /item type / style or size.

*People bring their BEST stuff that they no longer use – and swap with others.

*Party Atmosphere with drinks / snacks &am...

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Vote for Preloved Fashion

Posted by housepartyswapnshop on August 9, 2011 at 3:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Help forward eco-friendly fashion with a quick vote.


Preloved Apparel has been chosen as the finalist for yoxi's "Trim the Waste of Fashion Competition."

The concept is a community based organization with a website that includes:

1. Styling Guide and Editorials based on local thrift/vintage shops request

2. Thrift Shop Directory

3. Clothing exchange among users

4. Swap M...

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July marks 1 yr for Seven-Ten Swap & Opening of LB Free Store!

Posted by housepartyswapnshop on July 2, 2011 at 12:28 AM Comments comments (0)

Help us Celebrate the One Year Anniversary of the Seven TenSwap in July 2011! 


This free swap & community exchange has run a full year– the 3rd Friday of each month at the Catalyst Community Space in Long Beach, CA.

All year – people have come with their once loved &gently used clothing, house hold items & décor, books and games, children’s...

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Vintage & Re-Styled Fashion Designer - Tatiana Andrade

Posted by housepartyswapnshop on September 10, 2010 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (8)


"I am a Fashion designer dedicated to transforming vintage clothing into new and unique fashion styles.  I also design completely new, one of a kind, dresses and gowns. I have designed clothing for celebrities and the regular gal craving that one of a kind dress. I have been on a long hiatus and am just coming...

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Review of OC Divas Fondue Swap Party

Posted by busyredhead on September 6, 2010 at 11:16 AM Comments comments (1)

Review of Fondue Swap Party organized by OC Divas Women's Social Group


On Friday, September 3, 2010, I attended a Fondue Swap Party organized by OC Divas Women's Social Meetup Group  http://www.meetup.com/OCDIVAS/calendar/14173714/. There was cheese fondue and chocolate fondue. The fondues were made in crockpots. There were approximately 15 women who showed up. To determine the order for swapping, we each drew 5 playing cards....

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2010 Frugal Fe$tival & Summer Swap

Posted by housepartyswapnshop on May 26, 2010 at 8:42 PM Comments comments (0)



2010 Frugal Fest & Summer Swap

 

Swap, Los Angeles, Swap.

( If you want to skip my rambling complaint’s about the lack of big swap events in So Cal a...

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Peace * Love * Swap

Posted by housepartyswapnshop on May 26, 2010 at 3:17 PM Comments comments (0)

 

Swapping is really gaining in popularity – and new fun ways to swap are popping up every day!  A great new option for families with children is Peace Love Swap.

This swap was founded by Meg Franz in Grass Valley, Ca.  The mother of 3 noticed the same thing a lot of mothers do – she had a lot of items her children had grown out o...

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RSVP FOR MAY 1 SWAP

Posted by housepartyswapnshop on April 1, 2010 at 10:09 PM Comments comments (2)

Helping Neighbors Swap on May 1, 2010

- In Westminister, CA

Event Starts 12:00 noon


Since This Swap is at a Private Home - You Need to RSVP To Get The Address

You Can RSVP With a YES or a MAYBE and you will be emailed the address.

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Give+Take Swap Boutique

Posted by housepartyswapnshop on February 17, 2010 at 9:21 PM Comments comments (3)

Give+Take Swap Boutique in Playa Del Rey, CA (that’s only few minutes out of LA) is a Permanent Clothes Swap Party with a large selection anda host with a discerning eye for the best fashion trades.


PLEASE NOTE – This Swap Boutique Accepts only High-End / Pricey/ Designer Items to Swap… Bring only your Best items --- and ha...

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Plus Size Swap

Posted by housepartyswapnshop on February 2, 2010 at 9:52 PM Comments comments (1)

This is not an event hosted by HPSwap - so it doesn't have its own page....but we wanted you to know about it.

ClothesSwap Details!

Here are the details for theupcoming clothes swap for Los Angeles:

Public Transportation: Either take the Yellow/Gold Line tothe Pico Aliso station or the Metro Bus Local Line 31 to Mission/1st Street.

 

$10 donation for food catering. Catering service TBD (please give suggestionsby all means).

 

Clothing racks...

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