At Sotheby’s auction house there is more than just art for sale. The Emporium, on view in their flagship New York location, is a new retail destination featuring luxury selections of mostly fashion items that are also works of art. The selection of handbags, jewelry, watches, clothing, sneakers, scarves and other curated items represent well-crafted pieces from some of the best brands worldwide that are also available for sale on their website. Capitalizing on the ongoing trend of resale fashion that has proliferated retail markets recently, The Emporium focuses on the luxury sector showcasing the fine details, design and the seemingly timeless value collectors place on these wearable works of art.
Featured image: Hermès – Blue de Prusse Togo, Swift and Clemence Endless Road HAC Birkin 50 Palladium Hardware, 2019
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Nice handbags! I love them all.