Tag: buy

Review: Louis Vuitton’s Neo Noé

Review: Louis Vuitton’s Neo Noé

There’s something about Louis Vuitton’s monogram canvas that sets my heart aflutter. Touching the bumpy surface of their signature material always takes me to a world of luxury, and before long I start dreaming of boarding a private jet and holidaying in the Maldives (keep […]

Spot a Fake Céline

Spot a Fake Céline

Because of regular design updates and changing serial number tabs, Céline bags are notoriously difficult to authenticate. The Phantom and the Luggage tote (affectionately known as Robot Faces) have achieved cult status, yet alongside this degree of fame is the soaring counterfeit market. The construction methods […]

Why Do We Buy Designer Bags?

Why Do We Buy Designer Bags?

  As a seller of designer bags (and the occasional buyer), I often think about why we invest in them. Why do we spend months saving up to buy these expensive constructions of leather? To the inexperienced eye, a high-end bag is just a pretty […]

Buying High-End on eBay

Buying High-End on eBay

This guide focuses on high-end bags. If you want a more general guide to buying on eBay, click here. Buying a luxury item on eBay can be super exciting. The temptation to click ‘Buy’ on a designer bag at a price that undercuts the major […]

Tips for Buying on eBay

Tips for Buying on eBay

Despite the popularity of designer-specific resale sites, I continue to use eBay as I believe that it’s still a valuable and relevant resource for high-end goods. Yet over the 10 years I’ve spent buying and selling on the site, I’ve had to learn some hard […]