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Halloween 2012

The Long Beach Free Store is hosting a Halloween Costume Swap and Zombie Maker Workshop at the M.A.D. Haus on October 21, 2012.

We're partnering with Los Angeles Costume Swap, as well as Cultural Alliance Long Beach and M.A.D. Haus for this event.  

 

 www.losangelescostumeswap.org

 See the LA Costume Swap Website or scroll down for LACS events this Halloween Season!

Halloween Costume Swap & Zombie Maker Workshop

 Sunday , October 21 , 2012 ~ from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

@ M.A.D. Haus : 624 Pacific Ave. Long Beach, California 90802

Bring Out your "inner" Zombie 

Swap Costumes * Upcycle Clothes & Make Costumes * Zombify Any Costume Or Outfit

Exchange costumes , Halloween items & Décor

All items should be clean. 

You get an equal exchange : 1 for 1 of all Costumes  ( for complete costumes or major costume components )

Open Free Swap for other Halloween items , decor and accessories, as well as all other clothing and items which can be used to create your own costumes.

Please bring any clothing, accessories or items that can be turned into a costume – that means regular everyday clothes, shoes, belts, bags and accessories. 

If you have any of the following items to bring to swap , they could be especially useful: 

(these items can be in any condition - as long as they are clean)

Formal Wear, Wedding Dress, Tuxedo or Suit

Uniforms for School / Cheer Leading or Sports / Job Uniforms 

(anything that looks like it can be a uniform of any sort can be used to create a costume)

Large Flat Sheets in All Colors (Especially White – for ghost’s and togas!)

Leggings, tights, gowns, capes, gloves, hats & head wear

Basics which can be easily altered or shredded – T-shirts / Jersey or Cotton Skirts / Simple Cotton Dresses /  Cotton Pants, Tank Tops…

Other Useful Supplies such as Duck Tape ( Standard and in various colors and designs), rope, ribbons, fabric dye markers, unused & sealed / clean makeup, cardboard boxes that would be good to turn into a costume - and anything else that might work!

Everyone is welcome to this event. Costumes and clothing in all sizes are encouraged - from baby and children's, to adult , to plus sizes.... pet costumes welcome as well (but you will have to leave your pets home - no pets allowed at the event)

This is an all ages event. While children are welcome, please keep in mind that there will be adult theme "content" / costumes ... & and some scary stuff... which will not be geared toward children. 

 

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Los Angeles Costume Swap

 Halloween Preparedness with Los Angeles Costume Swap & Family Dance Jam!  Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 9:00am at the Mar Vista Farmer's Market in LA

Los Angeles Costume Swap & Zombies March  Los Angeles Costume Swap celebrates National Costume Swap Day™  on Sunday, October 14, 2012 from 9:00 am to 1 pm

Kleverdog Coworking  & LACS Wednesday October 24th  7 pm to 10 pm in LA - See Website for Details

Los Angeles Costume Swap at the Mar Vista Farmers Market Halloween Festival. 
Sunday, October 28th, 2012
at 9:00 am to 1 pm
Mar Vista Farmer's Market

Mar Vista Farmer's Market
Venice Blvd / Grand View Blvd
Los Angeles, California 90066
www.marvistafarmersmarket.org

Los Angeles Costume Swap

  see their website

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 www.greenhalloween.org

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