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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 […]

Storing Your Bag

Storing Your Bag

The relationship with our bags can be bittersweet. Brimming with excitement as the sales assistant bundles our latest purchase in its tissue paper, we can’t wait to undo all that careful packing as soon as we get home and dote on our new treasure. I […]

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 […]

Spotting a Fake Gucci Bag

Spotting a Fake Gucci Bag

Unlike Céline, which has regularly changed its serial number layouts over the years, Gucci bags are generally straightforward when it comes to authentication. This is because their serial numbers and fonts have remained pretty consistent throughout the years. (If you need help with spotting fake Céline […]