Why Swapping Is The New Shopping

Updated: Oct 14, 2020



Because our planet IS heating up – owing largely to our fashion consumption choices. Swapping is a convenient, pragmatic and fun way to be chic and make our planet ‘cooler’ while we’re at it!


What’s all the fuss about you ask? What’s so great about swapping? The Swap Squad at Swapaholic has 7 compelling reasons for you to give swapping a shot!


1. Put Marie Kondo's advice to practical use


You might have binge-watched the whole season of Tidying Up with Marie Kondo on Netflix, and experienced a whiff of guilt for the mountain of unused things you’ve accumulated over time. Well, you’re not alone. The average person, yes you included, only uses 20% of their closets!


If you’re not familiar with the Konmari Method, her tidying tactics encourage us to only keep items that ‘spark joy’ in our lives and let go of the rest.


Swapping gives you an outlet to declutter fast fashion items that no longer spark joy, and replace them with things that do!


2. Open your fashion game up to a whole new world of unique possibilities


Imagine this. Hundreds of stylish individuals coming together, contributing a mashup of clothing and accessories for all types of occasions. Think #Girlboss workwear, #TGIF girls night out, prom night, wild night on the town, brunch chic, beach escapade, romantic movie date – you name it. It’s essentially one ENORMOUS wardrobe that even Carrie Bradshaw would be jealously binge-watching!


So instead of skimming through your personal wardrobe, staring at the usual suspects, and still having nothing to wear, you can now unlock endless unique options. Endless options to express your originality has got to be alluring to a creat