Give Clothing

Give Clothing & More

Bottomless Closet gladly accepts new and gently worn women’s professional clothing. Please scroll down for a list of the items that are of the greatest need right now before making your donation.

Thank you!

Here’s what we accept:

          • Business Suits and Suit Separates
          • Blouses, Tops, and Sweaters
          • Dresses
          • Jackets and Coats
          • Pants
          • Handbags
          • Flat Shoes
          • Jewelry
          • Accessories including Scarves and Belts
          • Unopened Undergarments, Hosiery and Shapewear
          • Unopened / Unused Cosmetics, Toiletries, and Personal Care Products

Here’s what we *really* need right now:

          • All sizes!  especially size 12 & up
          • Coats for Winter Season 
          • Handbags (preferably large enough to fit a resume / portfolio)
          • Cardigans (in all sizes)
          • Jackets & Blazers (in sizes 12 & up)
          • Pants (in sizes 12 & up)
          • Shoes (in sizes 10 & up; all half-sizes are especially needed)

Here’s what we cannot accept:

We sincerely appreciate the generosity of our clothing donors, but please note that we CANNOT ACCEPT the following:

        • Used / worn undergarments
        • Activewear
        • Swimwear
        • Jeans
        • T-Shirts
        • Sneakers and other casual footwear
        • Eveningwear
        • Used/opened cosmetics
        • Suitcases
        • Household items
        • Children’s Clothing
        • Clothes Hangers

Here’s how to get it to us:

Please call us at (212) 563-2499 or email us at info@bottomlesscloset.org for any questions or concerns with your donation.

Please note that Bottomless Closet has a new location!

Our new address is:
1 West 34th Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10001

Hours For Client Appointments &
Donation Drop-Offs:
Tuesday through Thursday 9 AM – 5 PM

Drop-Offs at M.M.LaFleur
Since 2017, we’ve worked with M.M.LaFleur, a New York-based clothing brand centered around the belief that when women succeed, the world becomes a better place. As part of our ongoing partnership, M.M.LaFleur accepts drop-off donations at their Bryant Park, Upper East Side, Upper West Side, and Washington, D.C. stores—no appointment necessary. To thank you, M.M. will give you 10% off your next purchase.

 

Clothing Drives:

Interested in organizing a donation drive for Bottomless Closet? Please email us before planning your drive, so we can help provide you with tips and resources (marketing materials, brochures, etc.) to ensure your drive is a success. You can also click here to download our clothing drive kit, which contains everything you need to know about planning and executing a clothing or accessories drive for Bottomless Closet.

The kit contains helpful tips on how to get started, sample communications, a sample flyer, and more!

Additional Ways to Give


Our Amazon Wish Lists:
Bottomless Closet also has an Amazon Wish List full of items that we are in need of for our boutique and offices. Simply add the items you’d like to purchase for us off of our Wish List, and Amazon will ship the items directly to us!


Looking to donate men’s items?

There are two groups in NYC providing men in need with professional attire: That Suits You and 100 Suits for 100 Men.