PALM HARBOR, Fla. (WFLA) – A Palm Harbor retailer is shopping for and promoting new or gently used fashionable garments to assist fashionistas scale back their carbon footprint and assist the atmosphere.
“Garments Mentor” of Palm Harbor is positioned at 34888 US-19. They purchase ladies’s manufacturers of clothes on daily basis of the week, no appointment wanted, and pay money on the spot. Objects have to be two years or newer, freshly laundered, off the hanger and folded in a basket.
Garments, baggage, jewellery and extra on the retailer range from Goal manufacturers to higher-end designer manufacturers.
“We love our designer gadgets. That’s our sweet of the shop. We really go and use an authentication service for all our luxurious manufacturers, similar to Louis Vuitton, Chanel. However our patrons are very properly educated in authenticating our Michael Kors, our Dooney and Bourke, our Coaches, our Kate Spade, Tory Burch – you identify it, we promote it,” mentioned operations supervisor Amy Aquinl.
The shop is continuous to go inexperienced on high of the garments recycling they do, shopping for again fashions nonetheless in model and reselling.
“We’re encouraging our clients to scale back the usage of plastic of their on a regular basis lives. So we’re really providing an incentive in retailer of getting 10 p.c off while you refuse a bag,” mentioned Aquinl. “And while you promote to us, you’re recycling, you’re reducing your carbon footprint and also you’re giving these garments a second life with another person. You additionally receives a commission money on the spot for it, so it’s a win-win for everyone.”
Aquinl mentioned the costs at Garments Mentor are 70 p.c off mall costs. Sizes 0 by way of 26 might be discovered on the retailer.
She talked about a model new Michael Kors-brand gown might be purchased at their store for simply $25. Additionally they know what’s constantly standard in the course of the ongoing pandemic.
“Effectively all know with the coronavirus, athletic-wear is what’s so standard proper now… Right here at Garments Mentor, you’ll discover that so a lot of our merchandise have model new value tags on them,” Aquinl mentioned, exhibiting off a model new Lululemon jacket for $100 off the mall value.
Garments Mentor additionally provides a private procuring service free of charge. Clients can head to their web site, fill out a questionnaire and workers will pull items for a brand new wardrobe.
Garments can also now be purchased online.