Have a kimono collection to offer us?
you have a collection you would like to offer us, we ask that you first
browse through our website (and others) to compare pricing and styles
of what you have to what we typically sell. If you are willing to accept
roughly one third of the retail sale price of your items, please
an inventory list that includes the garment type, condition, and any history of each item, and a price for the entire collection. Please do not send photos until you get a reply.
an option for older or more collectible pieces, we sometimes offer a
you have a single kimono or obi to sell, we may be interested if it has
a value of $300 or more. This would include wedding kimono (if quite
different from ones we currently offer) or very unusual vintage or antique pieces,
(e.g., pieces collected prior to 1945).
charge a 50% commission on consignments, which covers photographing, describing and
shipping the item(s) as well as related e-commerce fees
and all customer service.
If you are not sure about the value of what you have, a first step would
be to request an appraisal ($50) from owner Nancy McDonough. If we later purchase or take any
item(s) on consignment, we will credit you for the $50 appraisal
Email Nancy to learn more.