Plus they are fun!
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As the economy lags and gasoline and food prices climb, often it is the clothing budget that suffers most. Attending clothing swaps and shopping at thrift stores are ways to make ends meet.

Swaps – which can be done in person or online – are good ways to combat wardrobe fatigue and say good riddance to outfits you’re tired of wearing. Besides fighting money doldrums, clothing swaps are fun.