Posts made in August, 2011

An LBD DIY with Holly!

An LBD DIY with Holly!

Why, hello there swappers! My name is Holly and my little blog is called HollyDolly. I attended the recent Swap Uncapped in Boston, and I scored some amazing pieces. It was my very first swap (!), and I quickly learned one thing: do not bother to look at tags and sizes. There was no time for that! I picked up anything that caught my eye, whether it was the fabric, print silhouette, etc....

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Addicted to Food Swaps

Addicted to Food Swaps

When Amy and I first started The Swapaholics, we set out to share not just all the awesome clothing swaps and swapping sites that were popping up everywhere around us, but all the other types of swapping, too — because once you’re addicted to swapping, it’s really hard to shop new anymore. For anything. And not just because of that blissful feeling of not being wasteful and enjoying...

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The DS girls talk swap!

The DS girls talk swap!

Today we have Sarah (left) and Jamie (right) of Double Standard blog, sharing their swap story! Jamie: Our swapping began at a young age, as sharing a room growing up also meant sharing a closet. It was inevitable that when shopping through that closet while getting ready for school in the morning, something that did not belong to you would be saying pick me, pick me! Sarah: Although SOMETIMES...

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Uncapped Recap

Uncapped Recap

Holy swap-a-moly. Saturday’s Uncapped event was so much fun. I dont think I have ever seen that many well dressed Bostonians in one place (take that GQ Magazine). I hope you all went home with some great clothing, new friends and got the chance to take a peek at Jessica Quirk’s awesome book. If you scored some amazing finds at #swapuncapped, we would love to see how you styled...

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