How I cleaned the zip on my vintage Louis Vuitton Trousse Toilette 23

I bought the Louis Vuitton Trousse 23 pre-loved from a seller on Facebook about 9 months ago. I was really impressed with the quality of the item, being a vintage piece from 1989 (the year of my birth!). However, I knew from the offset that it would be worn – I fully expected it to have a bit of an old smell and the hardware to be faded.

My top tips for buying pre-loved luxury handbags

90% of my luxury items were purchased on the pre-loved market. I have learned many lessons from buying in this way, and therefore have quite a good grasp on ways you can avoid making mistakes (and potentially losing lots of money!). The main way I shop for my second hand bags is on Facebook. Keep reading to find out more…

Starting my pre-loved designer collection: Louis Vuitton MM Agenda

In all honesty, I can not pinpoint the time in my life when I decided I would like to purchase luxury goods. I’ve always loved handbags and accessories, but for most of my life have relied on the high street.