Posts made in December, 2011

Lame Gift Swap

Lame Gift Swap

The Lame Gift Swap is a tradition I started with my close friends a few years back as a excuse to gather after the craziness of the holidays dies down. It’s one of my favorite traditions because its the absolute perfect time to dish about what our crazy families did over the holiday, reflect on all the fun we had over the year, and what we think the new year will bring to all of us. Sound...

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List your Way to $1K

List your Way to $1K

The new Swap.com Market is finally here. You can now turn anything you have — from any room of your house into anything you’ve ever wanted.   Swap a skirt that you no longer love for that perfect pair of heels, a gently used purse for a Groupon deal to your favorite yoga studio. Connect with swappers around the world, browse for items you might like and start a conversation when...

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World Swap Day

World Swap Day

It’s official: we’re taking our 2nd Annual #SwapDay global! We wanted you to be the first to know about how to get involved and be a part of World Swap Day 2012, on January 21st! The entire mission of World Swap Day is to raise awareness for swapping as the new shopping, by hosting more than 100 events around the world during the month of January — clothing swaps, food swaps, book...

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Cookie Swap Recap

Cookie Swap Recap

Thanks so much for baking, swapping & helping us raise $1,000 for pediatric cancer research at Cookie Swap for a Cause on Sunday! Are you now as amped for the holidays as we are? Let’s keep the party going! Check out all the recipes from the Cookie Swap on MyReci.com Huge props to Vijay, Alex and the team at MyReci for cataloging all of your amazingly creative cookie recipes, along...

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Swapped Gifts + Holiday Swap Soirees

Swapped Gifts + Holiday Swap Soirees

Giving swapped gifts is a fabulous way to turn something “old” into something “new” for someone else, but it can be tricky. Secondhand & swap gifts are usually more thoughtful and personal, because they require a level of knowledge about the personality, hobbies, and passions of the recipient, but they easily come off as tacky, too. If you’re shopping for...

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