Sustainability is a term that has been thrown around quite a bit lately, and the fashion industry is a place where this is a large conversation. The fast-fashion industry has wreaked havoc on our environment and people are looking for a change.
Many people have decided that luxury fashion is a great way to combat the fast-fashion industry and help the environment. Well even better than that is luxury consignment stores. Many Canadians are looking to purchase all their designer items from consignment stores to limit their footprint. We have rounded up some of the best Luxury Consignment stores in Canada.
So Over It
Co-founders Rachel Solomon and Jordan Blair had a mission to repurpose the longevity of luxury goods while encouraging the sustainable fashion movement. Hence their name, ‘So Over It’, they see someone else’s unwanted item as another person’s treasure. So Over It wants to provide curated items for the socially conscious shopper. One of their missions is to empower people from all over and to ensure people feel confident. Located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, they do offer shipping across Canada, The United States, Europe, and Australia. Carrying brands like Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Christian Dior, Prada, and Chanel you have a wide variety to choose from! Make sure to follow their Instagram to see their latest arrivals and ways to style them!
Located in Calgary, Alberta, this female-led company is taking a more sustainable turn on designer items, as well as promoting financial empowerment. Owner and founder Lauryn Vaughn has created a wonderful consignment e-commerce with designers like Balenciaga, Christian Dior, Fendi, and Hermès, you are guaranteed to find that special item you are on the hunt for. With in-house professionals, The Revente ensures all items are 100% authentic and in beautiful condition. Be sure to follow their Instagram for new arrivals!
With eight brick-and-mortar stores and an online shop, Turnabout is Canada’s largest reseller. Founder Joy Mauro has created a boutique environment containing curated luxury items making high-end fashion accessible for all. With the urgent need to reduce landfill waste Turnabout has made it easy for people to make some money while doing their spring cleaning and reducing their footprint. With eight locations all over British Columbia that carry designers such as Celine, Bottega Veneta, Valentino and Saint Laurent, you are sure to find some beautiful designer gems. Check out their Instagram or pop into one of their locations if you are in B.C.!
If you have had your eye on a luxury item but have been worried about the financial commitment and environmental impact your purchase may have, look no further. Consignment is the answer for you!
Published by HOLR Magazine.