Introduction to Vintage Luxury Fashion—Exploring the Rise of the Secondhand Clothing Trade

  • Daniella Ryding
  • Claudia E. Henninger
  • Marta Blazquez Cano
Chapter
Part of the Palgrave Advances in Luxury book series (PAAL)

Abstract

This chapter is introductory in nature and provides the reader with an overview of how the idea for this publication emerged. It sets the scene of the context and clearly outlines the significance of this publication. It moves onto providing brief outlines of all contributions and how they link.

References

  1. Brooks, A. (2015). The hidden trade in our second-hand clothes given to charity. The Guardian [online]. Retrieved October 6, 2016, from https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/sustainable-fashion-blog/2015/feb/13/second-hand-clothes-charity-donations-africa.
  2. Cervellon, M.-C., Carey, L., & Harms, T. (2012). Something old, something used. International Journal of Retail & Distribution Management, 40(12), 956–974.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Crewe, L., & Martin, A. (2016). Looking at luxury: Consuming luxury fashion in global cities. In I. Hay & J. V. Beaverstock (Eds.), Handbook on wealth and the super-rich. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.Google Scholar
  4. DEFRA (Department of Environment Food and Rural Affairs). (2011). Sustainable clothing roadmap: Progress report 2011. DEFRA [online]. Retrieved July 5, 2013, from https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/69299/pb13461-clothing-actionplan-110518.pdf.
  5. Gerval, O. (2008). Fashion: Concept to catwalk. London: Bloomsbury.Google Scholar
  6. Hansen, K. T. (2000). Salaula: The world of second-hand clothing and Zambia. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.Google Scholar
  7. Mhango, M. W., & Niehm, L. S. (2005). The second hand clothing distribution channel: Opportunities for retail entrepreneurs in Malawi. Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management, 9(3), 342–356.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. (Empirical Studies of Consumer Decision-Making Styles in Asian Countries and the USA, Yeung, 2007: 136).Google Scholar

Copyright information

© The Author(s) 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniella Ryding
    • 1
  • Claudia E. Henninger
    • 1
  • Marta Blazquez Cano
    • 1
  1. 1.School of MaterialsUniversity of ManchesterManchesterUK

Personalised recommendations