What Exactly Is The Gray Market?

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The Gray Market is a term you may or may not have heard in reference to luxury handbags it's a term that is been thrown around a lot lately, especially ...

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Just Launched, eBay Authenticate

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Nearly 10 months after it was announced, eBay Authenticate launches! This has been such a long time coming and while their platform is the largest one in need of authentication ...

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Grailed Launches Sister Site, Heroine

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Grailed just announced the launch of their sister site, Heroine which is the newest marketplace for women to sell their designer goodies. For myself and many others, this is a ...

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Goodbye Coach, Hello Tapestry

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With the announcement of Coach changing their name to Tapestry, I must say I'm a bit disappointing. I would have thought that they would have come up with something a ...

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Luxury Garage Sale Names Trish Lukasik As CEO

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 Luxury Garage Sale is one of my favorite resale companies and I send them items to sell for me on occasion and have been super happy with the service so ...

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Tradesy Is Raising Their Commission Split Again

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Emails were sent out today that Tradesy is raising their commission again and now it will be a whopping 19.8% (not including the "safe transfer fee"). Why? Well, let's just ...

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The RealReal Announces National Consignment Day And Partnership with Stella McCartney

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SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The RealReal, the leader in authenticated luxury consignment, today announced it has established National Consignment Day as an official holiday, henceforth taking place annually ...

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Portero Luxury Shuts Down

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This just in, Portero Luxury has shut down. The website states for "maintenance" but if it really was for that, companies that sell on their platform would have been informed.  ...

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ThredUp Luxe On Track To DO $10M – Really?

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Since launching the beta mode of its new luxury platform in July, resale company ThredUp’s Luxe program is already on track to rake in $10 million dollars in sales by the ...

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Defining The Difference Between Counterfeit And Fake

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We are living in an age when anything from designer clothes to bags to makeup — and really any product from the fashion and beauty industries — can be easily and cheaply ...

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Snobswap Acquires Masquerade

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This news is a little over a week old and honestly, I didn't think much of it but I thought I should at least share with the readers of Closet ...

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How To Find The Resale Value Of Luxury Handbags

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StockX is the newest player in the resale game and while they have huge funding and have been primarily been all about sneakers, their launch into luxury handbags has been ...

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A Birkin In the Box Is Worth Its Weight In Gold

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After she lost her job, Angela Rivers found herself in need of some quick cash. Instead of heading to her bank, she delved into her Brooklyn closet. An avid shoe ...

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Luxanthropy.com Launches Consignment For Charity

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Luxanthropy.com, is a new consignment website that allows you to consign your items and donate a portion to a charity of your choice (that they have partnered with) and while ...

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Couture USA Co-Owner Frank Hewitt: On the Business of Designer Resale

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Originally posted on the Couture USA website, I wanted to share because anytime you can learn more as to who is behind a resale company, it gives you a better ...

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Where To Buy Luxury Jewelry And Birkins

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If you haven't been to Fortrove.com, this is what you're missing. These are just a few of my favorite things and trust me,I could have gone on and on!   From their website: Fortrove ...

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Introducing Jack Retro – Pure Luxury Vintage And More

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I just read about Jack Retro and I simply had to share. Read the article below, go follow them on Instagram and if you are in the Dallas area, please ...

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Fall 2017 Ebay Launches Authenticate Program

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Everyone has been waiting patiently for Ebay's Authenticate program to launch and while there hasn't been much news, the below article does give you a bit of insight as to ...

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