With the resale market getting bigger by the hour, a clothing purchase is not just a purchase anymore—it’s an investment. By choosing the most in-demand designers and pieces, you can get a return on your investment by reselling. If you’re not sure what the smartest buys are right now, we’ve got you covered. We pored over reports from The RealReal and Lyst, which are treasure troves of data on the best-selling pieces in the industry right now.
We’ve already broken down the best investments when it comes to bags, shoes, and jewelry, and now it’s time to tackle clothes. Our yardstick is one of the most popular items of all time: the Chanel tweed jacket. Its ability to sell out on the resale market is undisputed, but there are many other clothing items that are just as smart investments. Scroll down to find out what they are.