Monday, July 25, 2016

Fave of the Day - The Louis Vuitton Lionette Damier Handbag

Louis Vuitton Lionette Damier Handbag



This handbag is for the lioness who wants stand-out style. The Lionette is sophisticated because it mimics the popular Damier handbags, but in luxurious pony hair. Part of the Dice Sauvage Collection, there are two gorgeous, gold, LV dice at the tassel of handbag. At the price $429.99, you are receiving a great deal as 1st Dibbs is asking $1200 and The Real Real is asking $490 for the same handbag.

As always Le Thrift Consignment guarantees authenticity.

Come see it at the boutique or shop here.

Features of this handbag:

- Pony hair exterior
- Chocolate leather trim
- Check Damier pattern in tan and chocolate
- 2 Top handles for carrying
- Gold-tone "LV" dice tassels
- Mid snap closure
- Slit compartment back
- Open compartment
- Side slip interior pocket
- Terracotta Alcantara lining
- Made in Italy
- Date code: SE0012

Condition: Wear/balding spots throughout trim & corners, light surface scratches on hardware, faint scuffs on base.

Measurements
Length: 10"
Width: 3"
Height: 7"
Depth: 4.5"
Strap drop: 3.5"




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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Consignment Now Made Easier


BIG NEWS for our consignors here at Le Thrift Consignment! We are now offering a complimentary courier service through Postmates, to pick up your designer goods from your home or office. 

In true Le Thrift fashion, we are consistently striving to offer you the best in service and making the consignment process even easier than before.

Consignors can now:
  • Email us for pre-approval of list of items to be consigned
  • Pack approved items in a box
  • Contact us for our courier service to pick up at your convenience

Do you prefer White Glove Service? A Le Thrift Ambassador can visit your home or office; go through your items, inventory them and bring goods back to our headquarters to sell. At the end of each quarter, give us a call and we can instantly send you an e-check or stop by the store anytime to pick up a check.

Have an estate of clothes and accessories to clear out?  The pros at Le Thrift Consignment offer services to help organize, estimate the value, and decide what to sell and what to donate. We will remove and organize the items in the estate we think that have value and the other portion Le Thrift Consignment will donate. In return your estate will get a tax receipt to write off the items that are donated.

Contact us today at info@lethrift.com to get started. Below are some examples of designer items we have recently consigned. 

Ciao for now,





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Saturday, May 14, 2016

New Designer Consignment Arrivals This Week

Hello everyone. Every week we are going to feature the new arrivals that just came in our store. You can shop them online here at www.LeThrift.com or stop by our boutique at 1821 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago IL. Today Saturday, May 14th and Sunday, May 15th - enjoy our in-store sale at 20% off.



We have some exciting news coming up for all our consignment loving fashionistas that we will announce next week on our blog. Stay tuned... but for now enjoy our video.

XO
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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Breakfast at Tiffany's Event Wrap Up

Saturday, April 30th was our Annual Breakfast at Tiffany's Event with One Hope United sponsored by Mabél Guzman of @ Properties. This year had a fantastic turnout and we thank all those who came up to support National Child Abuse Awareness Month and One Hope United. The host committee to this years event was Brandis Friedman, Carmela Griffin, Jennaeth Markaj, Mabel Guzman, Ebony Edwards and Christine Sanderson.



This year we raised $1,417.29 for One Hope United from ticket sales and 10% of store sales from the event. Chicago Woman Magazine was gracious enough to cover the event and announce their exciting new plans for the magazine.


Many thanks to Punt N' Plume for generously pouring gourmet wines to our patrons and for The Breakfast Lounge serving mouth watering selections from their menu. The ladies at the event were also pampered with manicures by Raybella Nails and Notable Nails




The fashion show previewed spring looks that were Breakfast at Tiffany's inspired as well as some modern day looks. The show was styled by Lyndsay Camins of Styled Chicago. Make up and hair were done by Vee Rubio Makeup Artistry.




Other generous donors for the event were Yoga for All Beings, Chicago Candle Factory, Das Candy, Que Bella Masks, Burts Bees, Blowout Junkie, Cocktail Courier, Maria Pinto, Mashallah Jewelry, Ann Everett Designs, Sweet Lady Flan and Rock Candy Salon and Spa, & Styled Chicago.




Ciao for now,


XO
Le Thrift Consignment

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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Wondering what to do on Mother's Day?

The answer is simple if you live nearby Riverside, IL.

Pamper yourself or your mother with...
A Day of Beauty by Denise Espinosa Photography!




Event Description

For a few years, these lady entrepreneurs offered 'Day of Beauty' right before Mother's Day at the the gorgeous, Riverside V'da studio. Pamper yourself, pamper your mom, daughter, sister, BFF... for a ladies day full of beauty services in a warm, inviting atmosphere while mingling with these amazing lady-preneurs. Limited Seats and services will be offered. This creative team of ladies will have highly-regarded manicurist, Melissa Martinez, from Notable Nails Chicago offering 'Express Mini Manis'. They will also have an talented skin therapist Beauty & Grace Spa offering mini-facials and eyebrow shaping. The V'da team has used both of these ladies before and they are both amazing at their craft!!! Support small business owners and come on over! Light refreshments will also be served.

If you would like to lock in private group hours for you and your girls, you can do this as well by purchasing and scheduling your times ahead. To schedule times email ms.denisephotography@yahoo.com.
Due to the nature of the event, please provide 72 hours+ notice if needed to reschedule. To reschedule please contact the host at 773-817-9333, whom will put you in contact with the beauty specialist. Last minute cancellations are non refundable.
Hurry because... seats are limited!
WHEN
WHERE
V'da Studios - 38 East Avenue, Riverside, IL 60546
You can buy tickets here.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/day-of-beauty-by-denise-espinosa-photography-tickets-22665442950
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Tuesday, November 10, 2015

It's time to party.... with Le Thrift Consignment

The Holidays are quickly approaching and Le Thrift Consignment is planning some fun events. Everything from a pampered evening that is all about YOU to a women focused networking event. We have the perfect party for everyone!

The All About Me Party
Tuesday, November 10th, 6-9 PM
Le Thrift Consignment - 1821 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago IL

Before the holidays take over, GIFT yourself a night out and come celebrate
YOU! Enjoy cocktails and lite bites as you explore the following treats and treasures.

Hit the refresh button this evening with a little Botox ($9/unit) and Juvederm ($400/vile) administered by the lovely Leslie Forrester R.N., B.S.N. of The Liposuction and Cosmetic Surgery Institute. http://www.lipodoc.com.

Check out the beautiful Ash and Ames jewelry collection with Tasha Gelling, and take in the carefully curated assortment of pieces by female artisans from around the globe. https://www.ashandames.com.

Peruse the incredible array of handbags and accessories from J. Markell Designs with designer Julie Neff on hand to help you select the perfect piece. http://www.jmarkelldesigns.com.

Shop or sell with Le Thrift Consignment and let owner Christine give you a personal tour of the wares that fill Chicago's most fashion forward consignment boutique. http://www.lethrift.com.

Take home a little gift from Rock Candy Salon and Spa, Styled Chicago, and more!

Share the GIFT and bring your friends.

Not a Basic B*TCH Party
Thursday, November 12th 6-9 PM
The Fifty 50 - 2046 W. Division St., Chicago IL

 Join us for some shopping fun while enjoying drink specials and shopping with some "not so basic" types of women owned businesses.

Le Thrift Consignment will be showing the newest arrivals of vintage jewelry from Burberry, Tiffany and Co., Christian Dior and more. Enjoy shopping with Kiz, Sin Clarity and Hippie Toes. 

Get dolled up with mini make up applications and facial demos with The Circle Salon and Mary Kay.


The Spotlight Series at Le Thrift Consignment
Thursday, November 19th, 6-9 pm
1821 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago IL
 


Want to go to a fun, networking, fashion-fueled party? 

Join the ladies of CLEO for a second installment of the "Spotlight Series" at Le Thrift Consignment, Thursday November 19th from 6-9 pm. The purpose of these events is to bring awareness on one woman owned/operated business and give you an insider introduction and perspective on women entrepreneurship. 

Owner Christine Sanderson will be providing a holiday fashion showcase.  Complimentary micro brew will be sampled by Chicago's first Botanic Brewery, Forbidden Root (Forbiddenroot.com) and gourmet appetizers will be served by Dream Dinners, located in West Town (Dreamdinners.com). During the event, Le Thrift Consignment will offer 15% off of vintage and designer gems and 50% off sale items. There will also be a cash bar serving wine and sangria.

To find out more about this free event and sign up
go to https://www.facebook.com/events/897480106994732/ .


West Town Winterfest 
Saturday, November 28th, 12 - 7 pm
West Town, Chicago IL


From 12 pm to 7 pm, West Town WinterFest 2015 will offer the best in local
shopping and dining for the holidays by interconnecting dozens of West Town businesses on Division, Chicago and Grand. Jolly Trolleys will run continuously throughout the weekend, offering fest-goers curated Shopping
Tours. The 3-hour tours will run between 12 pm – 3 pm and 4 pm – 7 pm, each featuring six Shop Stops at different retail businesses throughout West Town and one Hospitality Stop at a local restaurant or bar mid-tour to sample holiday treats and drinks.

Jolly Trolley tickets are being pre-sold now at:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/west-town-winterfest-tickets-19175443267 - otherwise the fest is free to attend.

ROUTE 1: SHOP STOP LISTING
Steve Quick Jeweler
Elevenzees
Dovetail
Awake Cafe
Terry's Toffees
Le Thrift Consignment Boutique
Design Inc.

ROUTE 2: SHOP STOP LISTING
Unison Home
Frill Accessories
Seek Vintage
Cleos Bar & Grill
Squasht Boutique
Doggy Style Pet Shop
Christy Webber Farm & Garden
 

The Randolph Street Holiday Market
December, Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th
1340 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607 
This holiday season come and shop with Le Thrift Consignment at the Randolph
Street Holiday Market. We will be offering rare, vintage jewerly and other fabulous gift ideas. It will be our first time attending this amazing market. Over 75 vendors will be offering wonderful antiques, fancy foods and handmade goods. This is a great market to shop and find that wonderful gift for someone special.

You can purchase tickets for the market and find out more information at http://www.randolphstreetmarket.com 
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Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Two More Days of our 25% off Sale!

It's sweater weather!
And we are giving you 25% off.

Wednesday, November 4th through Friday, November 6th.



Racks of designer brands at
a price you will love!
 
Missoni, Vince, Balenciaga, Versace, Moschino, Alexander Wang, Valentino, 
 Alice & Olivia, Kate Spade & Tory Burch

For a few days only! Stock up on cashmere sweaters, vintage coats, fabulous boots and more! 


Hours: Wednesday 10 am - 5 pm, Thursday-Friday 11 am - 7 pm.

Excludes premium designer handbags.
10% off premium handbags.


Le Thrift Consignment
1821 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622

www.LeThrift.com
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