Why buy used Louis Vuitton from Japan?
Louis Vuitton is undoubtedly one of the cornerstones of high-end fashion. Originating in France over 160 years ago, Louis Vuitton has successfully spread their brand across the world, and they continue to come up with a wide range of products that never fails to be stylish.
In Asia, Japan is one of the biggest markets for Louis Vuitton. Their stores can be found all over the country, with even more second-hand stores making their items available to a wider Japanese audience. After all, Louis Vuitton is one brand that’s worth getting second-hand; their items are known for being durable and will stay with you for decades to come. On top of that, Japan’s most established luxury second-hand stores are reputed for keeping items in great condition — so you know you’re getting something good.
Whether you’re already a Louis Vuitton collector or someone who’s buying one for the very first time, Japan is an excellent place to get any kind of Louis Vuitton item. Today, we’re introducing you to an easy-to-follow guide that’ll help you do just that!
How to buy Used Louis Vuitton from Japan
1. Find the item you want to buy.
Lucky for you, there’s already a web page dedicated to second-hand Louis Vuitton items that come from trusted second-hand stores in Japan, and all you have to do is pick the items you want. FROM JAPAN is a proxy shopping service that can ship items in Japan for you — items that would have otherwise been unavailable for purchase abroad.
The FJ Fashion section under the FROM JAPAN website lists items for many major luxury brands, and since the items here are from established Japanese second-hand stores, you’ll be much safer from encountering fake goods. To get you started, click on the “Search for Second-hand Louis Vuitton items” button above or at the end of this article to take you to the Louis Vuitton category for FJ Fashion.
Once you’re there, you will see Categories such as Women’s Clothing, Men’s Clothing, and Bag & Accessories on the left hand side of the screen, all of which you can freely click on to make your search more efficient.
2. Check the details of your item.
Once you’ve picked out the items you want to buy, clicking on their listing will take you to a page that should look like this.
Here, you will clearly see the product picture, the price of the item, the brand, the name of the second-hand store that sells it, the domestic shipping fee, and a link that will take you to our Shipping Fee Calculator page if you want to get an idea of shipping costs.
Scrolling down, you will see Description and a drop down button for Google Translate. You can click the button then switch it to 英語 to read the item description in English.
3. Add items to your cart and pay for Charge 1.
Once you’ve checked the item’s details and are ready to make that purchase, add the item/s to your shopping cart and pay for Charge 1.
4. Items arrive at our distribution center ready for shipment instructions.
When your items have arrived at our distribution center, our Customer Service team will ask for your shipment instructions. Items can be stored for free in our warehouse for up to 45 days, which you can take advantage of if you’re ordering multiple items from us!
5. Pay for Charge 2.
After receiving your shipment instructions, we will calculate the shipping fees and send you a Charge 2 invoice.
Shipments are dispatched within 2 business days, excluding peak seasons and holidays so you can rest assured knowing you will receive your items speedily.
You just bought yourself some amazing second-hand Louis Vuitton items! We hope they make for a great addition to your collection. And remember, the FJ Fashion page has a ton of items from other luxury brands too, so we hope you get the chance to explore those as well when you’re ready for another purchase.
If you want to know more about FROM JAPAN and how our services work, you can visit our Usage Guide to familiarize yourself with what we do. We hope you enjoyed your shopping using FROM JAPAN!