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Sustainable Shopping: 6 consignment stores to explore in Oakville

Shopping consignment is a very effective way to reduce waste from the fashion industry and Oakville is one of the best places to find stylish, sustainable and super affordable options. 

Put on your comfy shoes and bring your reusable bags to Oakville’s six best second-hand stores where you can find gently-used high-end items at a steal!

Keep reading to plan your ultimate day of shopping…

1. By Consignment Boutique:

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Have a special occasion coming up? Let us help you find something perfect! Ted Baker dress Size: 0 Condition: New $179 CDN. Judith Leiber evening bag Condition: Excellent $449 CDN. Michael Kors heels. Size: 10 Condition: New $85 CDN. Shipping available across Canada. E-transfer accepted.

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Love high-end fashion but hate the high-end price tags? Visit this Downtown Oakville storefront to find brands like Burberry, Miu Miu, Prada and Fendi for resale prices! 

This carefully curated selection of nearly new bags, shoes, clothes and accessories will change the way you shop forever. 

2. Plato’s Closet:

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Start back to school in style 💙🧡 • • Gently used Forever 21 long sleeved • M • $8 New w/ tags Forever 21 skirt • Small • $10 Gently used platform shoes • W6 • $10 Gently used Coach crossbody purse • $65 • Call for holds 905-849-6446 • • #PCO #PlatosCloset #Oakville #BuySellTrade

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Start your back-to-school shopping early at Plato’s Closet where men’s and women’s designer styles are available at up to 70% off retail prices. 

This store specializes in teen/young adult clothing, focusing on trendy brands like Brandy Melville, Calvin Klein, Guess, Lululemon, Reebok, Zara and more. 

3. Second Chance Upscale Resale:

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Purple & blue & grey… oh my! 💜💙💜💙 Loving this colour combo! Cardigan by @giorgioarmani Suede top by @vince knit skirt by @missoni Blue suede shoes by @chloe 🤩 Find them all @secondchanceoak ! 😍👏🏻👗👠 #secondchanceoakville #dtoakville #upscaleresale #luxuryforless #designerconsignment #highendconsignment #armanicollezioni #giorgioarmani #purple #vince #vincesuede #missoni #missoniskirt #missoniknit #blue #grey #chloe #chloeshoes #bluesuedeshoes #retail #retailtherapy #lovethatlux #swagger

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Bring new life to some gently used classics this summer at Second Chance Upscale Resale! 

Open since 1984, this beloved Oakville staple carries designer brands such as Tiffany & Co, Chanel, Prada, Louboutin and Dior in clothing, shoes, accessories and bags. 

4. Once Upon a Child:

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Kick off back to school with us on August 9-11💥 we are busy filling the racks with all the cool styles 😎 and accessories 🎒 #ouacoakville #gentlyused #backtoschool #forless

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Are you tired of buying new clothes for kids who grow out of them every few months? Once Upon a Child has the solution with their selection of gently used kids’ clothes, shoes, toys, furniture and baby gear. 

Buy or sell second-hand items at this Oakville location and help contribute to a more sustainable society. 

5. Style Encore:

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A perfect dress for a perfect lady! ♻️Previously Owned♻️ Chelsea NWT Dress | Size S/4/6 | $32 | Alexandre Birman Heels | Size 9 | $75 | request paypal, or pay in-store! (905)-842-4000 We ship! 🛳 (shipping extra) #fashionable #style #inspired #stylish #styling #ohsocute #gentlyused #styleencoreoakville #giftofluxury #luxuryforless #new #daily #dailynew #happiness #resalealexandrebirman #reaalwhoney

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Find something for workdays, nights out, formal events or yoga class at this store where prices are up to 90% off the regular retail value! 

Shop consciously while grabbing your favourite brands like Banana Republic, Kate Spade, L.L. Bean, Under Armour, Nine West and more. 

6. My Girlfriend’s Closet:

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Happy long weekend!!! Tribal jean denim top/jacket Size L $31.20 All Saints top Size 6 $19.20 Ann Taylor shorts Size 14 $9 Mulberry purse $399.20!!!!! Price drop!!!! Miu Miu Size 40 $55.20 #shopoakville #shopbrontevillage #bronteshop #brontebiaoakville #upscaleconsignment #upscaleconsignmentboutiques #luxuryconsignment #mulberry #miumiu #allsaints

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Make your designer dreams come true with a trip to My Girlfriend’s Closet in Bronte Village!

Pick up those Diane Von Furstenberg, BCBG, Tory Burch and Gucci pieces you’ve been lusting after for a fraction of the price while reducing textile waste in the fashion industry.

You don’t have to sacrifice style for an eco-friendly lifestyle. The two live hand-in-hand in Oakville and we can’t wait to welcome you with open consignment-clad arms.

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