Informative Louis Vuitton Guide

This has to be one of the most informative Louis Vuitton guides around today starting with the short histroy of the luxury house up to the naming of each of their bags and colors for each material. Yoogis Closet originally created and posted this guide on their website but it was soooo good, I just [...]

Informative Louis Vuitton Guide2018-01-16T20:46:31+00:00

Ebay Authenticate Is Open To All Business Sellers

Earlier this month, Ebay Authenticate, the authentication service they recently launched for sellers of luxury handbags, opened up to all business sellers and this is why you should use it. You keep 90% of the sales price (until 1/31/17 then 80%) which is still higher than everyone else! You do not deal with returns, they [...]

Ebay Authenticate Is Open To All Business Sellers2017-12-26T17:59:51+00:00

Authenticating Mulberry Handbags

Trying to authenticate designer handbags online is like trying to find a needle in a hey stack so when I come across a great article, I immediately want to share. Some of the information you may already know but have a reference is always great when shopping resale. Material World just sent this one out [...]

Authenticating Mulberry Handbags2016-09-25T14:35:17+00:00

Is That Bag Authentic?

Is that bag authentic? You've either heard this, thought this or answered this question and probably multiple times a day whether you're buying or selling designer handbags online. Trying to determine authenticity is probably the biggest issue we face when selling resale. With more and more people jumping into the game, whether its a full [...]

Is That Bag Authentic?2016-09-23T10:01:06+00:00

Chanel Serial Number Guide

Understanding Chanel Serial Numbers is key when shopping resale and Designer Vault has created a simple yet easy to follow guide which includes corresponding photos. If you're still not sure about that Chanel piece, they have started offering authentication services and you can find more information here.   SERIAL NUMBER GUIDE DATE SERIAL NUMBER INFORMATION [...]

Chanel Serial Number Guide2016-05-24T08:53:06+00:00

How To Authenticate Using PurseForum

Authenticating handbags is literally one of the hardest things to do, especially if you are not that familiar with the brands. You can Google until your fingers hurt but there is only one place that makes authenticating most high end designer handbags easy, PurseForum. If you are not familiar with the website, it's basically a [...]

How To Authenticate Using PurseForum2016-05-11T15:30:30+00:00

Authenticating Cartier Love Bangles

"Raymond Lee Jewelers is one of the world's largest seller of pre-owned Cartier Love Bangles - Authenticity Guaranteed". I have been a huge fan of Raymond Lee Jewelers for years for the products they carry (Hello Cartier). They have an impeccable reputation for selling only authentic merchandise and they have very authoritative guides on how [...]

Authenticating Cartier Love Bangles2017-01-08T12:32:28+00:00

Authenticating Chanel Jewelry

Designer Vault created this guide on how to authenticate Chanel jewelry which takes you from era to era and points out which markings to look out for. Among her many feats during her tenure in the fashion world including popularizing LBDs, the use of jersey material, and trousers for women- Coco Chanel has also been [...]

Authenticating Chanel Jewelry2016-09-25T13:10:39+00:00

Authenticating Chloé

When looking to spend upwards of $2000 on a designer handbag, you want to make sure your purchasing the real deal. A little time spent familiarizing yourself with the different marks from each brand will ensure you're purchasing an authenticate bag at a great price! This post, along with the article on authenticating Gucci, was [...]

Authenticating Chloé2016-03-28T21:20:35+00:00

Authenticating Celine

When trying to authenticate designer handbags online or in person, knowledge is key! Familiarizing yourself with the different designer markings, trends and hardware they use will make sure you're purchasing an authentic item. This post, along with the article on authenticating Gucci, was originally written by Sarah Garden at the Short List Dubai. You can [...]

Authenticating Celine2018-01-15T17:41:34+00:00

Authenticating Dior

Buying pre-loved items is a great way to save cash on designer labels. But with so many fakes doing the rounds, you need to have a keen eye for detail. Christian Dior handbags are extremely popular, and with prices climbing , it’s important to do your detective work to ensure you’re buying the real deal. [...]

Authenticating Dior2016-03-28T21:33:20+00:00

Authenticating Hermès

When trying to authenticate designer handbags online or in person, knowledge is key! Familiarizing yourself with the different designer markings, trends and hardware they use will make your shopping experience that much more pleasurable. This post, along with the article on authenticating Gucci, was originally written by Sarah Garden at the Short List Dubai. You [...]

Authenticating Hermès2016-03-28T21:30:45+00:00

Authenticating Gucci

When trying to authenticate designer handbags online or in person, knowledge is key! Familiarizing yourself with the different designer markings, trends and hardware they use will make your shopping experience that much more pleasurable. This post, along with the article on authenticating Prada, was originally written by Sarah Garden at the Short List Dubai. You [...]

Authenticating Gucci2017-05-12T21:30:53+00:00

Authenticating Chanel

Here is another article on authenticating handbags, this time a Chanel in which Catherine Travers provided the knowledge for. This post, along with the article on authenticating Prada, was originally written by Sarah Garden at the Short List Dubai. You can read the original article or more of Sarah’s work here. Hailed by some as [...]

Authenticating Chanel2016-03-11T14:11:05+00:00

How To Authenticate Prada

As Catherine Travers is working on new posts on authenticating designer handbags, I will be sharing past articles she collaborated on with different bloggers. This post was originally written by Sarah Garden at the Short List Dubai. You can read the original article or more of Sarah's work here. Prada are the masters of leather. [...]

How To Authenticate Prada2016-03-09T09:10:36+00:00