Find your new look and get "in the loop" with circular living at the Swap Market, Autumn Edition!
In the Loop is a place for local and international community members, creatives, startups, and companies to try out new things and make connections around a shared consciousness and passion for circular design and sustainability-driven ideas, products and services.
Sat, October 9, 2021 UTC+09:00
12:00 – 16:00
– Message from FabCafe for Offline Event Attendees –
Requested countermeasures against coronavirus infection include the following:
・Please wear a mask while participating in our offline event. Those who do not wear a mask will not be allowed to participate.
・Please take your temperature and disinfect your hands at the reception desk.
・If you are not feeling well, please refrain from participating.
Thank you very much for your understanding, let’s get through this together!
Did you know, second to oil, the clothing and textile industry is the largest polluter in the world?
One way that we, as consumers, can make a difference is by extending the life of our clothes and giving already existing cloths a new home. Through swapping events, we can reduce our impact on the environment and save money.If you have any unwanted clothing, accessories or small household items, join us at FabCafe MTRL (2F) for an afternoon of swapping and networking with local people who are passionate about sustainability.
SWAP SHOP INFORMATION
If you have items to swap, please arrive between 12PM-2PM.
From 12PM-2PM, you will have first dibs on the swap items available!
From 2PM to 4PM, the swap shop will open to non-swappers and remaining items will available for unlimited pickup.
Cost: ¥1000 (for donators, swappers, anybody and everybody)
To reserve sign up here 👉 http://ptix.at/GtH8FK
What to bring to swap:
Your best, clean, undamaged clothing, hats, scarves, shoes (must have decent soles, in wearable condition), accessories such as bags, belts, jewelry (no earrings), small household items such as plants, home decor, etc.
Please bring a MAXIMUM of 10 items.
All items must be clean and undamaged (no rips, stains, holes, etc.). Only bring your best items which you would be happy to receive yourself! Please no electrical items, underwear, swimwear, bedding or sheets or medium or large furniture.
Every item will be checked for quality and cleanliness, please be aware of the season and know that not all items will necessarily be accepted if off-season, etc.
TAKE HOME as many items as you want!
Everyone is welcome, whether you have items to donate or not. There will be an opportunity to network and share your experiences and tips related to sustainability and fashion. Any items without a new home after 4pm will be donated to Furugi de vaccine (古着deワクチン)!
To keep everyone safe, the number of people in the room at one time will be limited. Please disinfect and thoroughly wash your clothes and items to be swapped.
The mission of Ekolokal is to enable consumers to make more eco-friendly choices with their food and daily shopping. With Ekolokal, you can discover and visit unexpectedly eco-friendly stores in your area. Many of the stores on our platform are not marketed as eco-friendly however they are flexible enough to accommodate eco-conscious consumers who are vegan, want to reduce plastic waste, and support local businesses. Get inspired, find motivation and connect with each other with Ekolokal!
Swap Stories Tokyo is a Tokyo-based, globally-minded initiative that aims to bring people together through a collective ownership of things. We believe that for sustainability to truly become a part of all our lives, it needs to be accessible, shareable and fun. We organize clothing swap events in Tokyo to help people connect better with each other and with our planet.
With the vision of “delivering vaccines to children around the world,” Furigi De Vaccine provides support to countries struggling with infectious diseases through the collection of used clothing in Japan. Specifically, for every collection box purchased, the NPO donates polio vaccines to five children. In addition, through this project, they are also creating jobs in developing countries and for handicapped people in Japan.
12:00 – 14:00
Swapper time: Swappers come to bring their items and get first pick. No donations will be accepted after 14:00.
14:00 – 16:00
Everyone time: Open pickup for anyone and everyone.
Date & Time
Sat, October 9, 2021 12:00 – 16:00 UTC+09:00
京王井の頭線 神泉駅 南口 徒歩3分
JR 渋谷駅 徒歩10分
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¥1,000 *Price is the same for all swappers. Ticket purchase on the day is available however space is limited so reserve in advance to ensure entrance!