What we're about

Welcome to the movement.
We are a group of philanthropic, frugal, fashionistas. We enjoy fashion, saving money, helping our environment and empowering women.

Frugal Fashionista Clothing Swap

What time are these events?

Drop off is a window 11:45am-1:00pm CLOTHING CANNOT BE ACCEPTED LATE. Our volunteers are swappers too.
Swap Starts promptly at 1:15pm for everyone. Help everyone volunteers and attendees alike enjoy the event.

If I’m done swapping do I need to stay until the end of the event?

Swaps are usually over within an hour. You may leave anytime you wish.
*volunteers must stay for the whole event or until a member of the board dismisses you.

What do I bring?

1. Bring AT LEAST 5 articles of clean, unstained, clothing, devoid of unintentional holes. (Undergarments, shape wear and swim suits do not count and are not accepted unless they are new with tags or appear to be in new condition)
2. Bring AT LEAST 3 FASHION accessories. While we may allow items and some occasionally that are not fashion items, they do not count as an accessory. (Accessories are any wearable textile or bauble used to enhance a fashionable look.)
3. Please bring $10 Exact Change in cash. Our cost per entry is $10. In the future we do plan to accept credit cards however AT THIS TIME WE ARE CASH ONLY. We always run a raffle, tickets are 1 for $1, 7 for $5 and 20 for $10. Raffles can increase their odds of winning by purchasing more tickets, however only one prize is given per guest. You may hand a secondary winning ticket to another person but you cannot win twice. If you would like to participate in the raffle please bring enough cash for admission and your raffle choice. Raffles aren’t mandatory.

WE ARE LEAVING MEETUP VERY SOON. Please like us on Facebook.


Children are welcome but cannot swap unless they pay admission.

If you would like to be informed of future events after we leave Meetup, make sure we have a good email for you. We do not send emails that aren’t associated with our swap events. No outside sponsors, advertisers, charities or members are privy to our email list.

Code of Conduct

Be kind: No fighting.

Take what you need/want: Don’t hoard or take large amounts of goods with the intention of selling them.

Check the pockets of your swapped items before you leave the premises. Accidental theft has occurred.

Be on time. Timely arrival ensures everyone can enjoy the event.


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Saturday, November 14, 2020

Upcoming events (1)

*** CANCELED *** - APRIL SWAP 2020

Franconia Governmental Center

CANCELLATION NOTICE - Considering the State of Virginia is currently under a Stay at Home order, we are going to Cancel the April swap. Keep your fingers crossed for our next scheduled event in July. Stay safe everyone! AFTER OUR LAST SWAP WAS CANCELED BY MOTHER NATURE, IT’S DEFINITELY TIME FOR A LITTLE SPRING CLEANING🧹 Go through those closets and make some space for a fresh “new to you” wardrobe. Dance into a new decade with the musical stylings of our very own DJ Kat. Enjoy the fashion, the fun and the friendship of the Frugal Fashionistas Clothing Swap. Join us in doing good. We support local charities, empower women and keep textiles out of our landfills. Like our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Frugal-Fashionistas-Clothing-Swap-102275727786900/ COST: $10 cash at the door. Bring a little extra cash in small bills if you fancy yourself lucky. Our raffle prizes are AMAZING! What to bring: 5 “Articles of Clothing” in good condition. No unintentional holes, stains, tears or bad smells. 3 “Fashion Accessories” For the purposes of this swap a “Fashion Accessory” is any wearable textile or bauble that is used to enhance a fashionable look. We accept underwear, bras shape wear, swimwear and hosiery with tags or in cleaned and “like new” condition. ***These items do not count toward your entrance minimum*** For more details please look at our about us description. If you still have questions, Please reach out to us on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/Frugal-Fashionistas-Clothing-Swap-102275727786900/ One of our FABULOUS “Fashion Ambassadors” will answer you. :)

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Frugal Fashionista Clothing Swap Nov 9, 2019

Franconia Governmental Center


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