How We Work.

Sellers Terms and Conditions

The Dresser is a small, high fashion, preloved designer resale shop in Central London specialising in the buying and selling of ‘authentic designer women's and menswear’ on consignment.

We accept high-end contemporary/couture and some vintage designer clothes, bags and accessories for re-sale on a 50/50% sale or return basis.

Designer pieces accepted for resale at The Dresser are logged and a receipt is given with your reference number, for you to keep for your record. From there on, the onus is on the client to keep in touch with the shop for updates of their sales.

Clients are paid out once their items are sold. Unsold items that are not collected by agreed ‘collection date’ are sent to charity at the discretion of The Dresser, unless otherwise agreed between client and shop.

Appointments need to be made with the shop before bringing in clothes for resale. Please email into for enquiries appointments. 

When looking to resell i please try to email an image if possible and a bit of info. on items you are looking to resell i: for us to view online, prior to making appointments to bring items in.

Examples of secondhand designer labels we look to resell at The Dresser, are as follows:


Chanel, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Dior, YSL, Bottega Veneta, Prada, Gucci, Alexander McQueen, Alaia, Lanvin, Chloe, Marni, Dolce & Gabanna, Roberto Cavalli, Marc Jacobs, Miu Miu, Vivienne Westwood, Missoni, Christian Louboutin, Jimmy Choo, Mulberry, Gaultier, John Galliano, Comme des Garcons, Yohji Yamamoto, Antonio Berardi, Roland Mouret, Donna Karen, Phillip Lim, Joseph, Brora etc…


Gucci, Prada, Hermes, Brioni, Loro Piana, YSL, Dior, Versace, Paul Smith, Westwood, D&G, Comme des Garcons, Yohji Yamamoto, etc…

Buyers Terms and Conditions

Tucked away in the charming surrounds of Connaught Village near Marble Arch, The Dresser has been established since 1986 and is acclaimed as 'One of London’s leading designer resale shops', specialising in preloved high-end contemporary/ couture and some vintage designer Womens and Menswear in great condition and reselling at a fraction of their original costs!

Owner Sally Ormsby, whose discerning eye and fashionista clientele, curates the stock and ensures that only the best authentic designer labels are accepted for resale at The Dresser.

An eclectic mix of labels including Chanel, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, YSL, Bottega Veneta, Prada, Gucci, Alexander McQueen, Alaia, Lanvin, Chloe, Marni, Missoni, Marc Jacobs, Vivienne Westwood, Christian Louboutin, Jimmy Choo, Mulberry etc… often frequent The Dresser’s rails.

However, the best pieces get snapped up quickly making regular visits to the shop and keeping a keen eye on the website a MUST!

There is a ‘No Returns’ policy on second hand goods bought at the shop. So please ensure that you are happy with your choice before purchasing. Also we do not take deposits or put items on hold either in store or online. It’s first come – first served!

For Online Buyer’s please refer to our ‘Online Returns Policy’ for information and feel free to email the shop for any further info to:

Shop hours: Tuesday – Saturday: 12 – 5pm. Closed Mondays, Sundays and Holidays.

Online shop: 24 hrs!

Happy Shopping at The Dresser!


The Dresser retail store will be closed during lockdowns – due to government guidelines.

* Please note - we cannot do any returns or refunds on items bought either online or in-store during these Covid times.

Please email into: for any enquiries.