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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Tradesy’s New Program Will Hurt Single Sellers

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Tradesy is quietly launching a new program for their "Business" sellers and below is an email that has been sent out recently. Normally this wouldn't be news but because this ...

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2nd Time Around Update

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A new email is making the rounds from 2TA or Second Time Around, the resale chain that abruptly closed last month leaving consignors without their items or checks. You may ...

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Rebagg Scores $15.5M In Series B Funding

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Rebagg, my favorite place to sell luxury bags for cash has just announced that they have received $15.5M in Series B funding. This is great news and will allow them ...

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LXR&CO Has Been Sold

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I've been traveling for work so much for the last couple of months, I missed sharing a lot of interesting news that happened so while you may already know, LXR&Co ...

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ThredUp Launches Luxe With 100% Commissions

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 This article was originally posted on WWD.com E-commerce Sites for Pre-owned Luxury Products Heat Up the Internet As demand for second-hand luxury goods rises, so does the number of outlets selling them. By ...

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The RealReal’s First Retail Location – SoHo

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The Real Real is opening their first retail location in SoHo New York and as you can read in the article below, with the recent funding they received, retail is ...

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