Resale How To's & Condition Details/Ratings


To consign, we require you to send an email attaching photographs of your branded luxury item (front, back, inside, sides) of the item(s) that you are consigning with the subject line CONSIGNMENT and clarify any stains, smells etc. After we have received your photos we will reach out to you confirming acceptance and the next steps which would including booking and appointment for us to examine the item in person. Please note that if you do not have an appointment and come unannounced we may not be able to get back to you with details of your items right away. Some items take time to sell so if you wish to skip the wait inquire about or direct purchase buyout!

Please note we reserve the right to withhold your item if request back prior to a three period. Once administration & marketing fees are paid you can have your item back. Your item will NOT be returned until this fee is paid in full via direct transfer only with no exceptions. 

Payouts are once a month for sales the month prior. We can only take items that are very cared for. 

Valamode Vintage a la Mode offers the following percentage of payouts:

Seventy percent (70%) on all brands that sell over $500

Sixty percent (60%) on all  brands that sell under $500. 

We thoroughly examine and rate all items being consigned. Our rating system is determined by the condition and value of the items in the current market.

Each item will have details along side a rating system based out of 10. 

Example: This item is rated in Fair (F) condition 6/10 

ITEM CONDITION CHART

Fair
(F)
Worn on a regular basis with very noticeable wear and tear
Good
(G)
Worn with noticeable wear to the item
Very Good
(VG)
Worn with light wear to the item
Excellent
(E)
Rarely worn or slightly worn kept in good condition. 
Pristine
(P)
Never worn (new)
Pristine*
(P*)
Like New or Never worn with minor imperfections 

 

Due to the limited nature of these items, items purchased are non-refundable. If your item is grossly misrepresented, we may offer an exchange for the full purchase price, excluding shipping charges incurred by the post office. These highly rare exchanges must be postmarked within 72 hours of the original delivery date and shipping via traceable and insured mail. For items received after this time period, we reserve the right to deny the exchange. We will also be holding back a restocking 5% fee and under no circumstances will be refunding your shipping charge. 

We do our best to give the best of detail for every item listed. If you have any question we ask that you please email us at info@valamode.com and we will be happy to assist you. 

Valamode/Vintage a la Mode does not claim to represent or be associated to any brands sold on our website or social media platforms. The ownership of any trademarks in relation to the products sold on our website is reserved to the original brand holder.