Blog & Latest News for Legacies

What is Midcentury Modern? How Can You Tell? Why is It Popular?

mid century modern drawers“Midcentury modern” is a hot buzzword. So-called midcentury furniture and design are everywhere–on TV show sets, in fashion and hip restaurants. But what does midcentury modern really means? The word is used very loosely to describe furniture, architecture and graphic design from approximately 1933 to 1957 (experts disagree on the exact years). The time period […]Read More

Identifying Your China Maker, Pattern and Value

fine chinaIf you have acquired heirloom china or glassware, you are probably wondering the name of the manufacturer and the pattern name—along with whether your possessions are of particular value. Here are some clues: The Type There are three main kinds of porcelain, which we Westerners call “china.” Knowing the production process used to make your […]Read More

Jewelry Event at Legacies Starting March 20th!

Legacies invites you to stop in and check out our March Madness Jewelry Event starting March 20th and running until April 4th. We will be offering our largest selection of costume jewelry at our deepest discounts. Get ready for spring with a jewelry box refresh at prices you can afford!        Read More

Kitchenware Event Starts on March 2nd!

kitchen itemsIt’s that time again! Our annual Kitchenware event is here! Join us as we showcase a wide selection of new and gently used small kitchen appliances, modern and vintage cookware, table ware, and serving pieces. Some featured brands include Cuisinart, KitchenAid, Oster, Pyrex, Corning Ware, and Dansk. Event begins in store on Tuesday March 2, 2021.Read More

Legacies Is Looking For High End Jewelry For Their Big Jewelry Event

consigned jewelryNow through the end of the year! Legacies is launching its annual high end jewelry event for our 26th Anniversary and we’re looking for consignors and donors of: •    Gold •    Silver •    Gemstones (Diamonds, Emeralds, Sapphires, Rubies, etc.) •    Collectable Costume (Coco Channel, Boucher, Miriam Haskell, Eisenberg, Weiss, etc.) •    Designer Brands (Cartier, David […]Read More

Yes, Legacies Sells Hermès Scarves in Cincinnati!

hermes scarfSince 1937, Hermès’ hand-hemmed, 65-gram silk scarves made from the cocoons of 250 mulberry moths have never gone out of style. Queen Elizabeth II, Jackie Kennedy Onassis and Audrey Hepburn made these gorgeous accessories must-haves, and today’s celebrities keep them just as popular. On their website, Hermès sells in-stock designs for between $195 to over […]Read More

Where to Save on Preowned Wristwatches in Cincinnati

fossil watchIn the market for a designer watch? Shocked at the prices and lack of availability? Here’s a secret: you can find a distinctive, name-brand watch at Legacies, the Upscale Resale shop in Hyde Park Plaza. And no one will ever know you bought it secondhand. There are other places that sell preowned designer watches in […]Read More

Where to Save on Designer Purses in Cincinnati

coach purseShopping for a classy shoulder bag or tote in Cincinnati? They can be hard to find or require long waits. And the prices can take your breath away. A great place to look for bargains is Legacies Upscale Resale. We offer brands such as: Michael Kors – known for innovation Coach – affordable luxury Dooney […]Read More

Legacies Has Reopened! New Hours (COVID-19 UPDATE)

Newsletter slideUpdated 6/10/2020 We’ve Reopened! Legacies has reopened as of June 9th, 2020 with new shortened hours: *Tuesday – Saturday: 10am – 5pm 10am – 11am reserved for at-risk shoppers Sunday: 12pm – 4pm (We’ll be closed Mondays). Masks are required and social distancing will be in affect. We look forward to seeing you all again […]Read More

Shop at Legacies This Holiday Season!

Here it is again: the rush and bustle of the year-end holidays. Instead of fighting crowds at the mall, try something different for 2019 by shopping at Legacies Upscale Resale store. You’ll find a wonderland of furniture, textiles, dishware and decorations to help you welcome family home for the holidays in style. Legacies, located in […]Read More