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Fitted for Work: Pre-loved Designer Clothing Boutique Sale

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by Nadine Cresswell-Myatt (subscribe)
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Published November 9th 2013
Great fashion labels at cheap prices
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Fitted for Work is a fantastic organisation. In a world where people are so often pigeon-holed by the answer to that question -- "so, what do you do?" -- this organisation helps unemployed women to find paid employment.

In fact 75% of women get work within three months after they attend sessions there. They mentor and help with interview skills and supply the clothes for that all important job interview.

Lots of business people donate clothes to this organisation - suits and accessories which are then passed on to women going off to interviews.

But sometimes some of the donations aren't work appropriate so every month they have a special pre-loved designer clothes sale. It raises money for this fantastic organisation but also allow you to pick up some great bargains at their monthly pop-up boutiques.

Expect to find some great labels such as Scanlan & Theodore, Ralph Lauren, Nicola Waite, Basler and Lisa Ho at prices starting from $5. There are also shoes handbags and accessories including scarves and jewellery.

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All the proceeds go to support Fitted for Work's free services

Since 2005, they have helped more than 10,000 women transform their lives by gaining paid employment.

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It is amazing how the right outfit for a job interview can give you that ring of confidence.

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You can find out more about this great organisation on the Youtube clip below.



Boutique Clothing Sales are held monthly in both Melbourne and Sydney. Please see details below.

Melbourne

Venue: Basement, Queen Victoria Women's Centre, 210 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Last Friday & Saturday of every month: Friday 11am - 7pm & Saturday 11am - 3pm

CONTACT DETAILS: Kathi McCulloch on phone 03 9662 4028


Sydney

Venue: Suite 37, Phillip Street, Parramatta NSW 2150

Last Friday of every month, 10am - 4pm

CONTACT DETAILS: Elizabeth Montgomery on phone 02 9635 9909

To learn how to donate clothing to this great organisation click here.

If you are looking for work they have some great resources here.
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Why? To help yourself to some great labels while helping other women at the same time
Cost: From $5
Your Comment
I had no idea this existed, what a great initiative! Thanks for the article
by EricaL (score: 3|1585) 1291 days ago
A pleasure Erica. Certainly worth supporting.
by Nadine Cresswell-Myatt (score: 3|4339) 1291 days ago
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