Coach, Chloe, Balenciaga, Chanel, Michael Kors, Prada, Gucci, Fendi, Hermes, Kate Spade, Vera Bradley, Louis Vuitton, we could go on and on…
Pros of Selling Them
Consistent high demand
Cons of Selling Them
Prevalence of fakes & the potentially harsh consequences of being caught selling fakes.
Expensive to buy genuine wholesale designer handbags
Consistent competition from other sellers (especially when selling on eBay)
What’s Considered a Fake & What’s Not?
It’s illegal to sell counterfeit merchandise, but in theory it’s okay to sell ‘designer inspired’ items. ‘Designer inspired’ means that the handbag looks quite similar to the real thing, but doesn’t feature any logos or brand names belonging to the company.
That said, VeRO – eBay’s intellectual property rights watchdog - has been known to crack down even on these i