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December 5, 2018

ONLINE - Vintage clothing prices have soared the past few years, with the average clothing item doubling in price over the last four years. According to a recent report by Bloomberg.

With rare Levi's fetching $18,000 on eBay earlier this year, and a 1940s Dress fetching $1,100 a few weeks ago. Seemed like a good idea to have some quick-links (below) to track what sells best in vintage clothing.

4-Ways to Spot, Vintage Clothing Treasures

The following links can be a way to find out which treasures may be in-demand, by looking at vintage clothing styles, eras and designers, buyers appear to be willing-to-pay the most for.

  1. Top-25 Vintage Clothing Auctions - Tracks highest-bid items amongst eBay's auction buyers. The auctions are live, making it a good way to see what's hot on any-given-day. Worldwide, in most cases.

  2. Vintage Clothing Treasures by Price - Tracks items reported as sold in the last 90-days, at different price-points on eBay. Over time, this may be helpful for spotting items breaking-out or cooling-down, price-wise.

  3. What Sells Best in Clothing - Is a good way to become familiar with the types of ultra rare items wanted by top collectors, that we've tracked over a broad spectrum of categories and years.

  4. The Price Research Directory - Can be used to find selling prices for virtually any vintage clothing item imaginable.

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Willing-To-Pay

Willing-To-Pay is a term we use frequently to describe online and auction selling-prices, provided by the free price-research websites we use and track.

A wide-variety of delayed-payment terms are available to buyers these days, so we have no-way to confirm if a buyer paid a seller for every item.

We also cannot verify whether a technical flaw, rogue-bidder, or asteroid strike may have disrupted the data.

So willing-to-pay, is our way of saying... do your due diligence!


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