Category Archives: Note’s from Punky

Instagram tips for Small Business

  After speaking to Worcester Magazine last week, Boston Business Journal last Summer and helping a couple of my vendors set up profiles this weekend. I was inspired to put together a few Instagram tips for small business owners. Instagram tips for Small Business Complete your profile: … Continue reading

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Facebook tips for a small business

As a small business owner, I know how frustrating it is to see all of your hard Facebook marketing work go to waste. So, I put together a list of proactive ways to get your posts showing back up in … Continue reading


A new venture…

So…I have some rad news! Haberdash has a new permanent home in Worcester’s Canal District. In addition to that awesomeness her new home is in an Antique and Artisan Mall that I am also opening in the Canal District! My … Continue reading

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Swap Market

The new Market is finally here, and you can now turn anything you have into anything you’ve ever wanted! Swap that sundress that you no longer love for that perfect pair of neon pumps or a gently used purse … Continue reading


Kelley Backpacks

Right before Christmas the Telegram had a short uninformative blurb about UMass Students collecting items for foster children (Kelley Backpacks). I wanted more info on what I could do to help, so I tracked down the students running Kelley Backpacks and collected … Continue reading

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Two quick things: If you follow my Tumblr, Hipster Bride or I Love Trailers websites…Thank you! Second…you can now find them all in once place Pinterest.

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Styling for Womag

A few weeks ago Worcester Magazine asked me to style an upcoming issue about secondhand shopping in Worcester using clothing from local thrift, vintage and consignment shops. You can read the story online here and see all the photos here. My … Continue reading


Stuff Hot 100

This has been a super exciting month at Swap, we are planning our first New York Fashion Week event along our first family friendly Boston swap with Green Halloween. If that isn’t cool enough, we were mentioned in Stuff Magazines … Continue reading

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Happy Mothers Day

My momma is not in to fashion, she doesn’t really like dogs, she has no idea what the interwebs is and if you asked her what I do for work she would say Trailer Swapping? She’s amazing. Happy Mothers Day … Continue reading


Happy Birthday Penny

I am in New Orleans this week to hosting a event with my friend Rachel. It is Penny’s 2nd Birthday today and its killing me to be so far away from her (crazy dog lady… I know). So after looking … Continue reading



I have super exciting news!! The Swapaholics are going to Austin! We are sponsoring the Texas Style Council Conference and hosting our first Texas Clothing Swap on March 11th. I’ve been wanting to check out Austin for years and to … Continue reading

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A Few New Blogs

I have a few new blogs, which are probably to blame for my lack of posts here (well them and twitter). If you’re into fashion:  Shiny Things If you’re into Trailers: I Love Trailers If  you’re into Weddings: Hipster Bride And … Continue reading


Happy New Year!

Thank you, for being so supportive to the Swapaholic’s in 2010! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday, and I hope you will hang out with us more in 2011!

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From my family…

to yours.

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Punky @

As some of you may already saw, we shared some very big news last month over on the The Swapaholics blog. I officially joined the team last month and have been working out of their rad offices in SoWa … Continue reading