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Your Guide To: Sneaker Resale

The sneaker resale market is proving that it isn’t going anywhere. With different options for getting rid of your unwanted accessories, resale is often the best choice. Not only is it the sustainable choice, because your goods won’t end up in a landfill, but it is also beneficial to your wallet. Before you decide to sell, it’s worth knowing some of the unexpected shoe brands we buy.

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About Sneaker Resale

With an increasing interest in sustainable shopping, the sneaker resale market continues to expand at a level that isn’t predicted to slow down anytime soon. As the market becomes busier and more options pop up, it is more complicated to decipher which are the best sneaker resale websites.

One of the reasons sneaker resale is so popular is due to the amount of limited-edition designs and collaborations that often sell out. These are extremely difficult for customers to get their hands on. Sometimes resale is the only way for customers to purchase sneakers that had a single release date.

Sustainability aside, the appeal of streetwear has boomed over the last few years. A style of dressing long associated with sports and subcultures, streetwear was overlooked by mainstream fashion for decades. It has now become one of the fastest-growing categories within the fashion industry and developed a universal appeal.

With the increasing interest in streetwear comes sneakers. They have piqued a wider interest in recent years, whereas sneakers were once considered a niche passion.

In a new world where urban culture meets designer fashion, there is now a broad market for sneaker resale, which is of particular interest to collectors and sneaker aficionados.

How To Sell Sneakers Online?

While there are different resale platforms with different business models, it’s best to go to a resale website with expert authenticators. This ensures that you get the best price for your pre-owned sneakers and that you are assured of a safe and seamless transaction. Direct-to-customer resale platforms can be a good choice, for luxury and designer goods it is much harder to evaluate what your item is worth. This is why a site that uses authenticators is a much safer option.

Make sure to check reviews online for the resale website you’re interested in, this will give you an idea of other customers’ experiences so you can know what to expect.

When it comes to parting with your designer goods, you want to know you’re not only getting the best price, but you’re in safe hands. WP Diamonds is a leading sneaker buyer and can buy your pre-owned sneakers in as little as 24 hours. Not only is the entire process free of charge with no fees, but WP Diamonds also has an A+ Better Business Bureau rating and over 1500 reviews on Trust Pilot.

Top Brands For Sneaker Resale

Certain brands are more collectible than others, with Air Jordan, Nike, adidas (especially Yeezy) and Gucci being particularly popular.

resale Gucci Rhyton sneaker

A lot of resale and luxury buying companies focus on purchasing from the big luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton and Chanel, so it may come as a surprise some of the other shoe brands we buy. Casual and athletic wear have become increasingly popular and can fetch generous prices at resale.

What Sneaker Brands Does WP Diamonds Accept?

At WP Diamonds we buy luxury goods from big names such as Balenciaga, Converse and Saint Laurent. Our selling process is designed to take as little as 24-hours, from price quote to payment.

While we buy athletic shoe brands such as Nike and adidas, and from luxury brands such as Chloé and Hermès, there are some brands that you might not know we also accept.

  1. Does WP Diamonds Buy BIRKENSTOCK shoes?
  2. Does WP Diamonds Buy Salomons sneakers?
  3. Does WP Diamonds Buy ASICS sneakers?

If in doubt as to which shoe brands to sell, do not hesitate to get in contact with us and a member of our team will get back to you.

resale Balenciaga pink sneaker

Does WP Diamonds Buy BIRKENSTOCK Shoes?

Yes, WP Diamonds buys BIRKENSTOCK shoes. We buy BIRKENSTOCK shoes that were made in collaboration with another brand, such as BIRKENSTOCK x Jil Sander and BIRKENSTOCK x Dior.

Traceable all the way back to the 18th century, BIRKENSTOCK is a shoe company that showcases timeless design in its very essence. The brand is founded upon the belief that style should be classic, functional and customer-centric. This is demonstrated by the brand’s extensive line-up of casual shoes.

The brand is recognized for having introduced the footbed: a creation that encourages a comfortable fit for all-day wear. With collaborations with brands such as Manolo Blahnik, Rick Owens and Proenza Schouler, there’s a BIRKENSTOCK for everyone.

Does WP Diamonds Buy Salomons Sneakers?

WP Diamonds buys sneakers from Salomons.

About Salomons
Established in Annecy in France in 1947, Salomons is embedded in the sports world and renowned for its top-notch running shoes. The brand is inspired by its surroundings in the French Alps, with products made for the outdoors and sports. The sports shoes are made for: skiing, snowboarding, adventure racing, climbing, hiking and trail running.

Unapologetically athletic in design, the shoes are recognizable thanks to their sporty silhouettes which often feature panel detailing.

Does WP Diamonds Buy ASICS Sneakers?

WP Diamonds does accept sneakers from ASICS.

ASICS is an acronym for the Latin expression Anima Sana In Corpore Sano. The phrase translates to ‘You should pray for a healthy mind in a healthy body’. The Japan-based brand holds the motto close to their modern-day brand and everyday decisions.The company was founded by Mr. Kihachiro Onitsuka in 1949, initially crafting footwear designs for basketball. Today, the brand is firmly focused on technology and meeting the complex needs of its customers to supply quality shoes.

resale versace sneaker

Where To Buy Sneakers Online?

If you’re looking to shop in a circular and sustainable way, myGemma offers an array of pre-loved high-quality shoes. myGemma stocks sportswear shoe brands such as Nike and adidas. They also sell luxury brands such as Prada, Versace and Chloé, and the aforementioned brands: BIRKENSTOCK, Salomons and ASICS. The website is regularly updated with a range of styles so you can find the right pair of shoes for you.

Support the resale market and the future of our planet by buying pre-owned.

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535 5th Avenue, 11th Floor,
New York, New York
10017, USA

Berkeley Square House
Berkeley Square, Mayfair
London, W1J 6BD, UK

212 JQ Modern
120 Vyse Street, Hockley
Birmingham, B18 6NF, UK