Clothing Swap at Matchstick Market
Saturday, April 27
We’re taking action against fast fashion and clothing waste!
Join us for an opportunity to clean out your closet and refresh your wardrobe.
To Participate you must:
Donate clothing OR Donate $$
3 brown paper bags full of viable clothing donations = Entry and 10 tickets to the clothing swap
$10 donation = Entry and 10 tickets to the clothing swap
1 ticket is good for 1 item that you can take home from the swap
If you are donating clothing you must submit their donations ahead of time.
Clothing Drop Off Dates/Times
Sunday April 14th
55 Sterling St
Thursday April 25th
55 Sterling St
✔ SEASONALLY APPROPRIATE
✔ GENTLY USED
✔ NEATLY FOLDED
✔ ANY SIZE
✔ ANY GENDER
Should NOT be…
✘ POOR QUALITY
✘ UNDERGARMENTS / SOCKS
✘ SPORTS GEAR / ATHLETIC WEAR
✘ WINTER COATS / HEAVY OUTERWEAR
✘ MATERNITY / CHILDREN’S CLOTHING*
*We plan do a maternity/children’s clothing
swap in the future, so hold on to these ones!
>>> Please remember to donate your items in brown paper grocery bags! <<<
What to expect:
A room lined with clothing of all shapes and sizes looking for new homes
Light refreshments and good music to browse to
Like-minded folk interested in creative solutions to reducing waste and curbing our consumerist behaviors
A Patch+Fix station ; we are looking for anyone that specializes in sewing and alterations that may want to make themselves available for on-the-spot alterations!
We are also opening up the floor to any vendors or artists who specialize in pins, patches and other *flair* to make your new clothings finds uniquely yours! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to pop-up as a vendor/artist.
All unclaimed clothing and all proceeds from public donations will be given to a local non-profit!