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Why People Like Legacies Upscale Resale

If you live in Greater Cincinnati, there are probably a few second-hand consignment stores nearby. Legacies is a little different, partly because our proceeds help people affected by cancer through Cancer Support Community, and partly because our merchandise is known to be high-quality, unique and affordable. But don’t take our word for it. Here are […]Read More

Now Accepting Items For Our Annual Kitchenware Event Starting March 1, 2023!

For a limited time Legacies is accepting small appliances, cookware and miscellaneous kitchen items for our annual Kitchenware Event in March. Items need to be clean and in almost new/brand new condition. No older appliances please, unless they are truly special, collectible vintage pieces. Please send photos to: [email protected] After your items have been approved […]Read More

Making Money Selling on Consignment

Legacies LogoHave home furnishings, decorative items, jewelry or artwork you don’t want any more that’s in good condition? Consignment can be a low-investment way to go, but how do you know what will sell? The current merchandise at consignment stores in Cincinnati like Legacies Upscale Resale is a good guide: home goods; furniture; jewelry; boutique items […]Read More

Snagging a Deal on a Fur Coat

fur coats for sale in Cincinnati at Legacies UpscaleAlways fantasized about owning a fur coat, but worried about the expense or conflicted about animal cruelty? You can’t beat the warmth, style and feel of a fur coat. But they can be very expensive new. We offer a range of affordable, gently-worn fur and faux fur coats at Legacies Upscale Resale (Think hundreds instead […]Read More

What to Buy in Resale Shops

People find all kinds of treasures in second-hand, thrift and consignment shops. Here are some of the more popular categories of merchandise we carry at Legacies Upscale Resale in Hyde Park Plaza: Furniture Our sturdy used furnishings are of the highest quality, but if a style seems dated, you can repurpose it with paint, or […]Read More

Where Can I Make the Most Consigning Furniture, Art and Jewelry?

moneyThere are several consignment shops in Cincinnati. But they each offer different terms, so shop around, particularly if your pieces are of high value. The Best Deal Around: Legacies Upscale Resale Legacies in Hyde Park Plaza is the only consignment store in the Cincinnati area that provides a 50/50 split with consignors, while supporting a […]Read More

Knowing What You are Getting When you Buy Silver

jewelry from legacies in CincinnatiSilver is malleable, ductile and harder than gold. At Legacies Upscale Resale, we sell utensils, tableware and jewelry made of pure silver and silver alloys. Three common types of silver customers ask for in a vintage jewelry store are Italian Silver, Mexican Silver, and Regular Silver. Italian Silver “Italian silver” or “Italian sterling silver” is […]Read More

Shopping Local for Your Home in Cincy 

gently used furniture at LegaciesWe’re all trying to shop locally more often these days. Not only is it good for the environment and the local economy, but you can often find things in small locally-owned stores not available at the big box warehouses. One of the most unique places to get retail therapy in Cincinnati for your home is […]Read More

Legacies: A Great Alternative to Donating to Goodwill

consignment furniture at legaciesGot stuff you want to get rid of? You could go the online selling route, have an estate sale, donate to Goodwill, or try a middle ground: selling at Cincinnati consignment stores: Better than online selling because you get the stuff out of your house NOW, and if it doesn’t sell it will be considered […]Read More

Looking for a Fun Way to Make a Difference? Volunteer at Legacies

Legacies, an upscale resale shop that benefits Cancer Support Community (CSC), is made up of over 100 volunteers who work as sales associates, pricers, decorators, merchandisers, office assistants, repair people and data entry specialists. They like antiques and vintage treasures and enjoy spending a few hours a week in a top-quality Cincinnati consignment shop. Our […]Read More