The luxury-brand jacket that fits perfectly and has a price tag is the holy grail of the consignment store shopper. , , , – the truly tenacious bargain hunter can find all these brands at the pre-loved price at the right secondhand outlet. The largest online consignment store the U.S., however, is stockpiling clothes that were never that costly to begin with: ThredUp says some of its most popular brands are H&M, Forever 21 and Old Navy. michael kors watches ireland I think it has to do with the fact that they’re very trendy styles, and people are probably cycling through them quickly, said ThredUp spokeswoman Farrell Klein. You’re seeing things that were very recently the store.
Fast-fashion rejection Of course, not all e-consignment stores regard fast fashions kindly. Twice, also based San Francisco, rejects all three: H&M, Forever 21 and Old Navy. They’re really great brands, In fact, it won’t even accept used Tommy Hilfiger clothes because there isn’t enough demand from its target customers, 25- to 40-year-old women. H&M and other discount fast-fashion labels cost next to nothing by the time they’re for sale on ThredUp, and customers are adding them to their checkout carts impulsively as they would packs of gum at the supermarket counter. but they tend not to last, said Luhur,michael kors watches ireland The company does accept select Tommy Hilfiger items.
Athletic attire Twice and ThredUp operate the same way: They receive and sort through the clothing people send to them designated shipping bags. The online shops also place a premium on athletic attire from Athleta, Under Armour, and especially Lululemon, whose yoga pants retail for around $100. Twice’s director of marketing and community, either because they’re poorly made or too trendy. Something that was really hot last season people don’t really want to buy anymore, she said. Those never last more than a day or two; they literally fly off the site, said Twice’s Luhur. Overall, ThredUp and Twice favor brands that make classic styles that are solidly constructed from quality fabrics, such as Tory Burch, Lilly Pulitzer and Boden. When I started, I was more into more edgy brands, said Setness, who counts Isabel Marant among her favorite fashion designers. michael kors watches ireland I get most excited about J.Crew.