NewYork.com – July 2014

Neighborhood Crush: Flatiron By Alison Kleinert, July 8, 2014 Tweet For this installment of Neighborhood Crush, I spoke with Lauren Patterson, founder of Little Swappies. Her company arranges children’s clothing and toy swaps, bringing communities of parents together to find good homes …

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RANDI ZINN – MAY 2014

Everything about Lauren Patterson exudes going Beyond. She has always been passionate about conserving the earth’s resources with the simple steps of reduce, reuse and recycle. She took her values to a deeper level when she launched Little Swappies, a premier resource for children’s …

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Pip and Pea – May 2014

Hurrah! Spring cleaning just got a hell of a lot easier: Manhattan-born Little Swappies have finally held their first of many Brooklyn swaps. Now in their second year, the pop-up switches are the brainchild of Chelsea local, Lauren Patterson. She hit upon …

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Bebe Birds – April 2014

Swap ’til You Drop Everyone is familiar with the ol’ saying “What’s old is new…” and when it comes to shopping for Bebe Bird & fam I’ve discovered there is so much value in treasure hunting through the old (vintage shops, flea …

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Red Tricycle – April 2014

25 Things NYC Moms of Toddlers Need to Know You made it through the first year of parenthood and now you’re the proud owner of an adorable, running, screaming, jumping, curious and opinionated toddler. And you thought navigating the city with a baby was …

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U.S. News & World Report – April 2014

7 Ways to Have a Fashionable Baby for Less Your child can look fancy and you can still save money. Gently-used baby clothes are relatively easy to find online. By Jennifer Saranow Schultz April 2, 2014 One of the perks of having …

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Hint Mama – March 2014

Today’s Hint: How to Find Budget-Friendly Designer Baby Clothes March 13, 2014 by Hint Mama · Leave a Comment I admit it – my daughter is a pretty stylish tot. And while her closet is filled with designer baby and toddler clothes, I …

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Little Swappies Event in NYC in Mommy Musings   I’m not too fab for a nice hand me down.  My husband once freaked thinking I might be bringing home lice when I brought home amazing goodies at a kids consignment store.  But …

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Willy B Mum – January 2014

  Little Swappies are Keeping It Green 1 Reply Living in New York City AKA The Capitol of the World is literally living from one extreme to another – weather wise. One month it is hot, humid with 100+ degree heat. And, …

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