Thursday, March 28, 2013

What Sells?

Mary's Exchange looks for current, modern styles, no older than three years, in season, and in excellent condition.

Some of the brands that people love include: Diane Von Furstenburg (especially the classic wrap styles!), Marc Jacobs, J. Brand, Acne, Keen, Frye and John Fluevog shoes, TSE cashmere, Lilith, Tory Burch, Vince, Splendid, Coach, Eileen Fisher, J. Crew, Anthropologie brands. Of course, we love designer: Gucci, Alexander McQueen, Chanel, Pucci, Mulberry, Kate Spade, Marni, Yohji Yamamoto, Issey Miyake, Comme des Garcons, Missoni, etc.

Styles people love: Dark wash skinny jeans, comfortable and casual everyday dresses, cashmere sweaters, flat leather boots, classic cardigans, leather handbags, sterling jewelry.

Generally what doesn't sell: Businesswear, suits, satin and formalwear, super-casual and sportswear, and brands that don't have a high resale value, older/outdated styles, trouser pants.