So your pockets are lined with gold…what do you do with all that extra baggage? Well, if you’re really achin’ to unload some cash, you are probably visiting an online luxury auction site during your morning coffee break! Online luxury shopping sites are today’s equivalent of the secret designer sample sale that you wished you had known about 3 hours earlier. Now, you don’t have to seek it out because it seeks you. Neat little emails delivered to your inbox daily make it super easy for hounds of luxury goods to make shopping easier than waiting in a long line at a sample sale.
For those with a little more spending clout, Billionaire Xchange is for you. This members-only website is for those with liquid net worths in excess of $2 million. Looking for that elusive bottle of 1802 Chateau Lafite? Want to pick up a few sparkling (exclusive) baubles to surprise your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day? Well, first you’re going to have to prove your money situation, but pending approval, you will have access to some serious designer luxury goods!
More into vintage? Portrero.com caters to your inner boho. Who cares about the new “it” bag when you can score a rare vintage Judith Leiber clutch (pictured, $582). Potrero specializes in bags, watches and accessories and is open to anyone who wants to get their pretty little manicured hands on the perfect vintage clutch to go with their skinny jeans and oversized blazer.
Happy (internet) shopping everyone!