SASSY STYLE SATURDAYS!
Buffalo Exchange, Somerville
Aug 25, 2014 to Dec 27, 2014
Join us for style inspiration every Saturday at our Sassy Style Saturdays. Stop in to learn about the latest trends showcased by our staff! See you soon!
OUTFIT TODAY COSTUME TOMORROW
Sep 1, 2014 to Oct 31, 2014
Find fantastic costumes and unique ideas at your local Buffalo Exchange! Don’t forget to sell us back your Halloween costumes and accessories for cash or trade on the spot.
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Sep 19, 2014 to Oct 31, 2014
We’re giving away a $100 Buffalo Exchange gift card for the best Buffalo Exchange Halloween find! Enter by posting a photo of your item to our Facebook Wall or tag #BXHalloween on Instagram. For more contest details visit our Official Rules page.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US!
Buffalo Exchange, Somerville
Oct 3, 2014 11:00 am to 8:00 pm
Help us celebrate five wonderful years in Somerville on Friday, October 3! We will be having an in-store party with refreshments and goodies, plus a chance to win a $50 Buffalo Exchange gift card (no purchase necessary)!
Somerville - FT
Allston - FT/PT
Love fashion? Why not apply today! Your local Buffalo Exchange is always accepting applications for entry-level Buyer positions. Looking for cheerful, dependable & energetic quick learners with knowledge of fabrics, styles, current retail trends and eras. Challenging, fun, fast-paced retail environment. As an employee, you'll receive on-the-job training in recycling fashion. No prior experience necessary. Part-time employees must be able to work 3 days a week, including at least one weekend day. This is not your regular retail job!
Allston - PT
Love fashion? Why not apply today! Your local Buffalo Exchange is always accepting applications for entry-level positions. Looking for cheerful, dependable & energetic quick learners with knowledge of fabrics, styles, current retail trends and eras. Challenging, fun, fast-paced retail environment. As an employee, you'll receive on-the-job training in recycling fashion. No prior experience necessary. Part-time employees must be able to work 3 days a week, including at least one weekend day. This is not your regular retail job!
"AUTHENTIC AND NEW '90S WEAR" BY WGBH
WGBH mentioned Buffalo Exchange in “Back To Fall, Back To The Nineties” on September 26, 2014: “Allston’s Buffalo Exchange, the later of which has for the past year or so been buying and selling authentic and new '90s wear as demand has grown. Store manager Chelsea van Vliet said … ‘It was at first more of a fashion risk and something that people who were more on the cutting edge were into,’ van Vliet said, ‘and now it’s more widespread and people are willing to take that risk because they see it everywhere else.’”
"THE COOLEST CONCEPT" BY HER CAMPUS
Her Campus Boston College recommends Buffalo Exchange in “The Place for Exchange$” on May 4, 2014: “… Now if you don’t want to just give your clothes away, there are now so many places where you can sell them, or exchange them! One of my favorite places from my hometown in NYC is Buffalo Exchange. This store allows you to buy, sell, and trade clothes. It’s the coolest concept because by exchanging things you don’t wear, you’re practically getting new clothes for free! It’s a pretty trendy store too, so with some searching you can find great pieces! … When you go home for the summer, find your nearest Buffalo Exchange and get exchanging!”
"NEW SEASON, NEW WARDROBE" BY HER CAMPUS
Her Campus Emerson College recommends Buffalo Exchange in “Cute Boston Boutiques to Help You Update Your Wardrobe for Warmer Weather” on March 27, 2014: “Boston's best boutiques can help you out. Buying a new dress can be affordable on any budget, and Boston offers so many cute boutiques and stores … Whether you want to spend $5 or $500, there’s a boutique with the perfect dress for you just around the corner. … I’ve never left Buffalo Exchange disappointed. You can find super cheap, super nice clothes here that are only gently worn. They have tops and dresses ranging anywhere from $1 to $100 dollars, and you can also come here to sell those clothes that you haven’t touched in months.”
“STOCK UP ON VINTAGE CLOTHES” BY THE BOSTON GLOBE
The Boston Globe featured Buffalo Exchange manager, Lisa De Freitas in “Somerville crossroads lives up to its hip image” on March 15, 2014: “… At Buffalo Exchange … shoppers were intently examining every item on the racks. “People get very excited when they start shopping,” said Lisa De Freitas, the store manager. “Sometimes they come in twice a day.” De Freitas hails from London and sees it as her mission to make sure customers leave the shop with a sense of style as well as a bargain. “I’ve always dressed funky, and we try to educate buyers and make them fashionistas,” she said. As part of her strategy, sales staff put together their own unique outfits each Saturday. “We give customers ideas for having fun with their clothes,” said De Freitas …”
- Recommended in “Awesome Boston-Area Consignment Shops,” Boston Mamas, September 18, 2014
- Best Clothing Store, Reader's Pick, ScoutSomerville Magazine,Best Of 2013
- Best Middleman for Getting Into Your Neighbor's Pants, Boston Phoenix, The Best, Your top 100+ places to eat, drink, shop & party in Boston, 2012
- Recommended by Not For Tourists, Boston, May 16, 2011
- Best Shame-free Dud Swap, The Boston Phoenix, Editors' Pick, Boston's Best 2011