Secondhand Style: Chicago's Top Consignment Stores
Classy vintage accessories and more
Other Chicago-area resale shops:
Lulu's at the Belle Kay Shop here for show-stopper black-tie, party and prom dresses. This classy vintage shop (left) also has jewelry, hats, gloves, shoes and handbags.
The Crowded Closet Inc. The shop is known for its more than 200 pairs of shoes and 250 designer handbags for sale. Designer-label, tailored, casual and special-occasion clothing hang by type, color and size, from petite to size 24.
Cynthia's Consignments Get Vera Wang bridal gowns, Chanel suits and Marc Jacobs handbags, plus designer jeans, jewelry, shoes and sunglasses.
Hand Me Downs Generations of Chicagoans have come here for 28 years in search of designer kid clothing, baby duds, bat mitzvah attire, child bedding, furniture and equipment, plus books and toys.
The Crowded Closet Inc., 824 Dempster Street, Evanston (847/475-1135)