Frequently Asked Questions
What items would you like me to consign with you?
La Femme Chic consigns beautiful, mid to high end designer labelled clothing and accessories. Our customers love items that are new or gently worn. We prefer most things to be seasonal and in great condition.
Examples of labels that sell well at La Femme Chic are: DVF, Theory, Kate Spade, Tory Burch, Haute Hippie, Louis Vuitton, Prada and Chanel.
Do I need to make an appointment?
No appointment is necessary to visit us at our store and any one of our fabulous staff are ready to take in your items. You will be able to browse our store while our staff itemizes your inventory and creates a contract for you. Please note that in some cases, not all items will be taken for various reasons.
How much will I get when my items sell?
Consignors are paid 40% of the selling price. La Femme Chic happily offers higher percentages on high-end labelled items that are coveted and in demand. Please call for more details.
How long do you keep my items?
Our contract is for 90 days from the date your item(s) are priced, cataloged, and merchandized. Once the 90 day contract has ended, you are responsible for picking up any unsold items. Please contact us once your contract has ended to let us know when you will be in to pick up your items. In some cases we like to extend the contract period for particular items and we will discuss this with you individually.
How do you decide how to price my items?
There are a number of factors we consider when pricing each item at the store. Fashion relevance and demand are at the top of our list. We price your items to sell within 90 days and we will be competitive in our pricing.
How will I know what has sold?
La Femme Chic operates a computerized consignment system that allows our consignors to see an itemized list of inventory, pricing and available or sold status 24 hours a day. Using a unique consignor ID, you will be able to keep track of your items on my Resale Web here.
Will you discount my items?
La Femme Chic reserves the right to discount all items after 30 days.
When will I get paid?
La Femme Chic mails consignor checks out within the first 10 days of the month. Please allow 3-5 days for your check to arrive.
Will you donate my items if they don’t sell?
We do not donate your items at the end of the contract period UNLESS you have asked us to do so OR, you have failed to retrieve your items after our notices at the end of your contract period.