Vintage Shopping in the Middle East Just Got Easier

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With environmental concerns rising among consumers, the resale and vintage market has been growing immensely over the past few years. As it seems, pre-loved luxury goods are becoming today’s essentials for a wardrobe as equally sustainable as it is long-lasting.

The Middle East might be best known in the fashion industry as a powerhouse in luxury consumption, but the region is slowly transforming into a hub for platforms dedicated to making vintage shopping more accessible.  

If you’re looking to begin your sustainable journey, we know where you can find that rare vintage Chanel bag you’ve been eyeing. Want to sell your old Fendi pieces? Look no further. 

Here, we’ve rounded up five of the best vintage and resale stores in the Middle East.

The Luxury Closet

After scoring an $11 million investment from the Kattan sisters, The Luxury Closet is changing the game of luxury designer fashion in the GCC. Founded in 2011, the Dubai-based platform allows you to both sell and shop new or pre-loved luxury goods by every major label, think Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Cartier and Rolex. You can shop online or at their store located in Novotel Dubai Al Barsha.
theluxurycloset.com

Amused KSA

 

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Founded by Saudi-British couple Sara Teymoor Banaja and Mansoor Banaja, the digital platform is dedicated to shifting luxury consumption in Saudi Arabia into a more sustainable and engaging shopping experience. Encouraging people to resell, rebuy and re-love, Amused offers a wide range of pre-owned luxury products carefully selected using AI authentication systems.
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Reeborn Vintage

The UAE-based platform sells vintage clothes and accessories from the 70s up to 2000s. Loved by Arab fashion icons such as Leena AlGhouti and Rania Fawaz, Reeborn Vintage is your go-to for unique vintage finds.
reebornvintage.net

Garderobe

 

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Garderobe, which is celebrating its 10-year anniversary with a new shop on Jumeirah Beach Road in Dubai, aims to connect sellers and buyers of luxury designer goods through a premium service retail experience.
garderobe.ae

1954 by Rae Joseph

Founded by Saudi stylist and lawyer Rae Joseph, the vintage store is home to the rarest luxury designer pieces from iconic Chanel jewels to Dior’s Rasta line bags.
1954byraejoseph.com

 

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