18 Best Online Secondhand Stores to Shop (& Sell!) Pre-Loved Fashion

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While secondhand fashion is on the rise (in fact, resale is projected to grow 5X over the next 5 years!), it’s not always easy to find pre-loved clothing that aligns with your style and size.

That’s why I’m a huge fan of using online secondhand stores to thrift, because they offer search functionality that allows us to track down exactly what we need. Or, at least, enable us to narrow down by filters like product category, size, brand, price, and color to have a better chance at finding something that suits us.

And so, I’ve curated the best spots on the internet to buy (and sell!) secondhand clothing, accessories, jewelry, and more so you can find everything you need without even leaving your couch.

The guide is separated into:

  • Online Secondhand Stores (and Apps) for All Clothing
  • Online Secondhand Stores for Outdoor Apparel and Gear
  • Online Luxury Consignment Stores

Note that this guide includes partners and affiliates. As always, all brands on Conscious Life & Style meet high standards for sustainability and are brands I truly love!

Online Secondhand Stores for All Types of Clothing

1. Secondarie

Dedicated to making secondhand shopping as simple and seamless as possible, Secondarie aggregates results from multiple online resale sites, including Poshmark, Goodwill, eBay, and thredUP.

This means that you don’t have to go hunting around for the pre-loved piece you’re looking for — you can just head to one website, make one search, and you’ll have results from all over the internet handed to you on a silver platter! With Secondarie, you can also filter your search results by price and select whether you’d like to receive your items by delivery or with local pickup.

Categories: Clothing, shoes, accessories, jewelry, and pretty much everything else, too!

Price Range: $ – $$

Explore Secondarie

2. thredUP

ThredUp is the biggest online secondhand retailer! The advanced search functionality on ThredUp allows you to sort by size, color, brand, price, material, and even the condition of the piece so odds are, if you’re on the hunt for a specific type of garment, you’ll find it here!

It’s also really simple to sell clothes on this site. All you do is order a clean-out bag, fill it with the clothes you no longer want and ship it back. You’ll receive notifications when your items are sold. (As you may have noticed in the screenshot, I’ve successfully sold a few pieces on this site and have a $23 credit!)

Categories: Clothing, shoes, handbags, accessories, and kids

Price Range: $ – $$

Explore ThredUp

3. Fox Holt

Browse quality vintage goods from the comfort of your own home with Fox Holt’s carefully curated collection. The sustainable marketplace has pre-loved fashion from brands like Stuart Weitzman, Jil Sander, and Balenciaga at a fraction of the original retail price.

You’ll discover a range of elevated items on Fox Holt’s site, from retro sweats and vintage jeans to high heels and chic evening dresses.

Categories: Clothing and shoes

Price Range: $$-$$$

Check Out Fox Holt

4. Flyp

If you’re looking for places to sell your used clothes and accessories online but don’t have the time (or desire) to actually go through the selling process, Flyp is an app you’ll definitely want to check out.

Flyp connects people looking to sell their used clothes with professional sellers who can expertly navigate the resale market. These sellers will handle the professional photography, pricing, listing, negotiating, and shipping (plus will cover resale platform fees and shipping costs) in exchange for a commission on sales.

It’s a smart concept for sure and I actually haven’t seen an app like this out there before! So, I’m excited to see where Flyp goes and how the app might be able to increase participation in the secondhand market by reducing the barriers to entry of selling clothes.

Categories (to sell): Name brand clothing, shoes, handbags, and other accessories

Check Out Flyp

5. Poshmark

With 5,000 brands and 25 million items added to their marketplace so far, Poshmark is a massive online secondhand shop worth checking out. The resale site operates similar to a social media network where members can follow each other, share, and like items. There’s also a home feed where you’ll see the latest from brands and sellers you follow.

Categories: Women’s clothing, handbags, shoes, accessories; children’s clothing and shoes; men’s clothing and shoes

Price Range: $ – $$

Explore Poshmark

6. Depop

Depop is a fashion marketplace app where you can connect with others to buy and sell uniquely made, vintage, and pre-loved finds. Targeted to thrifty and trend-forward Gen Z’ers, depop is designed similar to a social media platform: you can follow your favorite sellers, like your top picks, and discover new accounts on an explore page.

Categories: Clothing, shoes, handbags and other accessories

Price Range: $

Explore depop

7. Swap

As the largest of this list online secondhand stores, Swap.com has an incredible selection of choice across many categories. Swap.com has clothing for women, men, and kids, in addition to other items such as toys, decor, and more.

Categories: Clothing, maternity, shoes, bags, and accessories

Price Range: $

Explore Swap

8 Vinted

Amongst the most affordable online secondhand shops on this list, Vinted has finds from many mainstream retailers such as Urban Outfitters and Victoria’s Secret. This is a good pick for anyone who loves a trendy find but wants to do it in a more sustainable and ethical way.

Also, if you have some fast fashion pieces you’re ready to part with, Vinted would be a great spot to sell them!

Categories: Women’s clothing, shoes, and accessories; children’s and men’s clothing and shoes

Price Range: $

Explore Vinted 

Online Secondhand Stores for Outdoor Apparel & Gear

9. REI Good & Used

For your outdoor adventures and sports activities, REI’s good & used collection will be your new go-to for finding all of your essentials more sustainably and affordably. Whether you’re camping or going to the gym, running or climbing, skiing or paddling, REI has specialized sportswear, gear, and tools for it all.

Categories: Activewear and swimwear, accessories, travel bags and luggage, footwear, camping gear, outdoor tools, sporting equipment

Price Range: $ – $$$

Explore REI’s Good & Used Collection

10. Worn Wear (By Patagonia)

As part of Patagonia’s commitment to creating a more sustainable and circular fashion industry, the outdoor and activewear brand accepts and refurbished worn apparel and gear to resell it on their Worn Wear site. the Worn Wear site also has their “Recrafted” collection with pieces made from recycled clothing.

You can find something for everyone in the family on Patagonia’s Worn Wear resale site with men’s, women’s, kid’s, and baby clothing and outerwear. Worn Wear also has used gear and accessories, like backpacks.

What’s great about purchasing secondhand Patagonia directly from Worn Wear is the selection — in some cases, you can find used items in multiple sizes and conditions to choose from.

Categories: Clothing, jackets and coats in men’s, women’s, and kid’s sizes; travel bags and luggage

Price Range: $ – $$

Explore Worn Wear from Patagonia

11. The North Face Renewed

You can find all of your favorite styles from The North Face for less responsibly on The North Face Renewed. With women’s, men’s, and kid’s clothing, including leggings, fleece jackets, hoodies, sports bras, and tanks, the Renewed site is pretty extensive!

And for like-new pieces made from upcycled materials, check out The North Face’s Remade Collection.

Categories: Clothing, jackets and coats in men’s, women’s, and kid’s sizes

Price Range: $ – $$

Explore The North Face Renewed

12. Geartrade

Geartrade has created a centralized hub for all things outdoor wear and gear from popular brands like Adidas, Backcountry, Billabong, Hurley, Columbia, and Nike. Why choose used outdoor gear and apparel? As Geartrade puts it, “outdoor adventurists buy gear to enrich their outdoor experience, yet American consumer habits are loaded with impacts that degrade it.”

Categories: Clothing and footwear in women’s, men’s and kid’s sizes; outdoor gear, accessories, and tools

Price Range: $ – $$

Explore Geartrade

Online Luxury Consignment Stores

13. The RealReal

Luxury consignment shop The RealReal is as dedicated to authenticity as their name suggests. They have experts working as brand authenticators to ensure that 100% of the items they sell are the “real real” thing. (They even have a “Chief Authenticator” who leads this team!)

With this luxury resale site’s top-notch selection — and in many cases jaw-dropping deals on in-demand labels — you’ll be able to find the designer pieces you’ve always dreamed of at a realistic price.

Categories: Clothing, bags, jewelry and accessories; children’s clothing and shoes

Price Range: $$ – $$$

Explore The RealReal

14. What Goes Around Comes Around

Discover all things luxury vintage on What Goes Around Comes Around. You’ll find items like dresses, handbags, and watches from popular designer brands like Chanel, Christian Dior, Gucci, Hermès, YSL, Louis Vuitton, and Prada in this luxury consignment store’s collection.

The company has over 25 years of experience in the industry, making them experts in luxury authentication. Each and every piece sold on the site must go through three levels of verifications!

Categories: Clothing, bags, shoes, jewelry, lifestyle goods

Price Range: $$$

Explore What Goes Around Comes Around

15. Vestiaire Collective

Vestiaire Collective is a luxury resale store with premium and designer brands for up to 70% off of their original retail prices.

While this luxury resale website is a peer-to-peer marketplace, the seller must send the item to Vestiaire Collective’s team first to vet and authenticate the piece before it gets shipped to you to ensure you won’t get stuck with a counterfeit.

Categories: Clothing, shoes, bags, accessories, and lifestyle goods

Price Range: $$ – $$$

Explore Vestiaire Collective

16. Open for Vintage

Open for Vintage is a mecca for pre-loved luxury accessories, with designer watches, jewelry, and handbags. Find vintage pieces from heritage brands like Fendi, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Balenciaga, Bottega Veneta, Hermès, and Cartier in Open for Vintage’s quality collection of verified luxury goods.

Categories: Bags, jewelry, and accessories

Price Range: $$$

Explore Open for Vintage

17. Tradesy

Another pre-owned designer shop, Tradesy has deals on major luxury labels such as Vince Camuto and Dolce & Gabbana and contemporary designers like Marc Jacobs, Rag & Bone, Reformation, and Alexander Wang. The site also has everything you need for a sustainable wedding with used bridesmaids dresses, wedding gowns, suits for the groom and groomsmen, and even pre-loved luxury wedding gifts.

Categories: Clothing, wedding, bags, shoes, and accessories

Price Range: $ – $$$

Explore Tradesy

18. The Next Closet

Shop pre-loved designer clothing and accessories that have been vetted for quality and authenticity on The Next Closet. There are over 1,000 “closets”, or sellers, that you can choose from on the designer resale site.

You can shop brands like Burberry, Jimmy Choo, and Marc Jabobs more sustainably on The Next Closet, and you can even sort by sustainable brands, like Stella McCartney, on the site for an even more eco choice.

Categories: Clothing, shoes, bags, accessories

Price Range: $$$

Explore The Next Closet


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