NEW YORK (FOX 5 NEWS) - Whether you're looking to get rid of clothing after spring cleaning or want a new wardrobe for the summer, consignment websites can be great. You just need to choose the best ones.
Designer goods are typically prohibitively expensive, but you can find some steals online. In order to avoid falling into the trap of counterfeits, be sure to shop smartly. TheRealReal.com is a great option since it authenticates every item before posting it online.
Children sometimes outgrow their clothing in a matter of weeks, so the right consignment site can be the perfect place to unload outgrown clothing and shoes while building a new wardrobe with affordable pieces. ThredUp.com has a wide range of items for boys and girls, including a Laura Ashley dress for just $10.99 (originally $43).
For everyday clothing, Tradesy.com has endless options, including a $1 dress from Express, while Grailed.com offers every gentleman a full spectrum of fashion finds including a J.Crew sweater for just $24 (originally $99). Regardless of which site you choose, make sure that all of your purchases a protected with a guarantee so that you can shop (and stay stylish) with confidence!