Best Women's Clothing Swap Shop (2013)

Give + Take

Tired of last summer's lacy frock? You could blow a paycheck on a new one at the mall. Or you could trade the old one for a new one — or flower-print jeans, or strappy teal sandals, or a lacy black dress — at Give + Take. Located on a pleasant retail strip of Ocean Park Boulevard in Santa Monica, Give + Take bills itself as a "swap shop" with a fast-flipping inventory of cute and stylish women's apparel. Shoppers pay $30 a month for membership, but otherwise, clothes are the only currency. The cuter the clothes you ditch, the more trading points you earn — and you can keep the new loot or trade it again the next day. It's a way to save money, co-owner Celina Burns says, and save the environment to boot. 1740 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica, 90405. Giveplustake.com. —Daina Beth Solomon

   

Location Details

1740 Ocean Park Blvd.
Santa Monica CA 90405

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