Resale value used to be a purchasing consideration reserved for cars and now it’s increasingly a factor in fashion. The latest reminder comes from thredUp, an online consignment and resale Web site targeting moms seeking women’s and children’s apparel from contemporary and designer brands.
An annual report that the five-year-old company plans to make live today reveals the brands searched for most often by site visitors in 2014, as well as the brands most likely to hold their value, the fastest-selling brands and brands whose items offered shoppers the highest discount, on average, from their original retail prices last year.
“I’m looking forward to jumping into the creative process and exploring fashion through a different lens,” said actor Michael B. Jordan exclusively to WWD about becoming the first face of @coach ‘s men’s business. Not only will the actor appear in its global ad campaigns, but he will also create a capsule with designer Stuart Vevers. Tap the link in our bio to learn more. #wwdfashion
“The name of the show is GP — giant pockets,” said Karl Lagerfeld pre-show, in his backstage meeting room at @Fendi to Bridget Foley. @Bellahadid was one of the many famous faces who graced the catwalk including @Gigihadid, @Adwoaaboah, and yes, even @Kendalljenner. #wwdfashion
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“We are obsessed with Fendi and we want to share this obsession,” said CEO Serge Brunschwig to WWD. @Fendi will be releasing a new capsule collection Oct. 16 centered around the Fendi/Fila logo created by Instagram artist @Hey_reilly. Further proving the logo trend isn’t going anywhere. Link in our bio for more details. #wwdfashion