THE EVOLUTION OF DESIGNER CONSIGNMENT

THE EVOLUTION OF DESIGNER CONSIGNMENT

You can’t argue with the numbers quoted by Vogue in February 2021. In 2019, designer resale grew 25 times faster than full-price retail—and what is now a $28 billion market will more than double to reach an astonishing $64 billion by 2024.  
FASHION ON FILM PREVIEW- THE GUCCI MURDER STORY |  truefashionistas | Women’s Fashion and Clothing

FASHION ON FILM PREVIEW- THE GUCCI MURDER STORY

When a story drips of True Fashionista glamour, sex, betrayal, death – and a name synonymous with haute couture - we’re IN. When it involves Gucci, a signature name in high fashion that you can find in abundance at True Fashionistas consignment store, Naples, we’re SO in. Such is the case with the upcoming movie, House of Gucci. Complete with an all-star cast, including Director Ridley Scott, we’re sure to get a heaping serving of drama and excitement to go with our mashed potatoes, given the November 24th release date.  
THE RETURN OF THE HOUSE DRESS |  truefashionistas | Women’s Fashion and Clothing

THE RETURN OF THE HOUSE DRESS

Fling open your closet and ponder whether or not you own a simple, made to be lived-in dress, the kind that can effectively be worn to both run to the store and enjoy your latest streaming bingefest. If pictures of your mom flood your brain at this particular moment, don’t be shocked. After all, the True Fashionista house dress has its place in history.
FOCUS ON CLASSICS |  truefashionistas | Women’s Fashion and Clothing

FOCUS ON CLASSICS

Trends come and go, but classics stay forever. You’ve heard it, you know it, you live it. However, just in case you’ve been questioning your collection and what remains on the floor post-purge for eventual designer consignment (shameless self-promotion moment, and proud of it), we’ll help with a refresher on some True Fashionista must-haves that have only grown finer with time. Having a knowledge of which items have the highest resale value is a must, as well as the ability to recognize the fickle nature of trends and the importance of investing in solid, trusted pieces to round out your collection. Here is a solid checklist from which to start:
HISTORY OF COCO CHANEL |  truefashionistas | Women’s Fashion and Clothing

HISTORY OF COCO CHANEL

Yes of course Coco Chanel is synonymous with all that is True Fashionista, and label namesake Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel led quite the adventurous and exciting life, breaking ground and introducing now legendary items and looks that we just could not do without in our style pursuits. Even now, in the pandemic and most cautiously, post-pandemic era, we continue to use Chanel as a standard against which many fashion entities are measured.