We’re ready for Winter!!
It’s December and the Holiday season is in Full Swing! What better way to bring the Holiday cheer by earning some extra spending money when you send in these HOT items to Swap.com! (more…)
Now that the holiday season has finally arrived, so has the need for that obligatory ugly holiday sweater. In honor of these festivities and National Ugly Sweater Day on December 16, Swap.com is celebrating this tradition by providing thousands of used and vintage looks that even Grandma would approve.
Spending $40 to $50 on a brand new ugly sweater you’ll only wear once isn’t ideal. Lucky for you, Swap.com has a plethora of pre-owned, one-of-a-kind monstrosities to choose from this season for under $20. Be sure to make an impression at your next Ugly Sweater Holiday party by donning a sweater from Swap.com. Our sweaters are so fun and ugly, we’re affectionately referring to them as ‘Fugly’.
The ‘fugly’ fun doesn’t stop there! You could win $25 to shop Swap.com by participating in our 12 Days of Ugly Sweaters sweepstakes. For more information on how to win, visit the Swap.com Facebook page.
I don’t believe in wasting things. When my co-founder and I started Swap.com four years ago, we wanted to help people find the best quality and widest selection of pre-owned goods anywhere, and keep perfectly good items out of landfills. In the United States alone, 85% of discarded clothing ends up in landfills every year—more than 12 million tons!—with the average person throwing away 70 pounds of textiles, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). That’s a lot of wasted stuff. On top of that, the apparel industry accounts for 10% of global carbon emissions and remains the second largest industrial polluter, second only to oil.
With one of the busiest shopping days of the year coming up, our team is raising awareness of the importance of reducing waste by inviting you to sit out Black Friday and join the Swap.com #GreenFriday event on November 25, 2016.
To participate, simply go to our GreenFriday Facebook Event to and click on “Going.” This simple act will represent your individual pledge to reduce, reuse, and recycle on Black Friday. For every person who signs up, Swap.com will donate one article of high-quality clothing to Cradle to Crayons, an organization that provides children in poverty with the essentials they need, up to $100,000 worth. #GreenFriday pledges will be accepted now through midnight (Central) on November 25, 2016, so sign up today!
Believe it or not, your shopping choices have an enormous impact on the world we all share. With your help, we can promote the virtues of reuse and recycling. Please join the #GreenFriday event, share it with your friends, coworkers and neighbors, and together let’s make Black Friday GREEN.
Congratulations to Lyn, who has been crowned as the Swap.com Stellar Seller for November. Our Stellar Seller Spotlight is a bi-monthly program recognizing Swap.com seller standouts. This month, Lyn was recognized for her success selling more than 3,000 items on Swap.com, since joining us in 2014. How’d she do it? To find out, we went directly to the source- with an in-depth interview! (more…)
It’s November, and you know what that means, the –Holiday HotList. Here are some ideas of what’s selling best on Swap.com, so pack some of these goodies into your next inbound box!
The items that we have listed aren’t the only things we accept, but they are selling awesomely-fast right now. You can also view our acceptance criteria here: Children, Men and Women. We will continue to send you the best selling types, brands, and styles at Swap.com, so be on the lookout!
With less than two weeks to go until Election Day, the candidate’s personal style has been an ongoing talking point for politicos, pundits and news anchors. For those of us interested in a less serious spin on politics and fashion, Swap.com has revealed how the style preferences between Republicans and Democrats compare this election cycle. Check out the most popular picks among liberals and conservatives.