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College Student First Business Advice

Discussion in 'Business, Careers & Education' started by maid13, Mar 20, 2018.

  1. maid13

    maid13 New Member

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    Hi All,

    I've been lurking for sometime and now am making my first post. I am currently a college student and am looking at starting my first business but would like your advice as to whether my idea would work. Through a buddy's family I am able to get brand new Gucci suits and sell them at prices between $700 - $1000. The suits would be full canvass, thus the ones made by Zegna mainline, and I have access to multiple colors and sizes, although it is limited due to it coming directly from Gucci. Looking at eBay this is inline with the prices being sold.

    https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_od....TRS0&_nkw=brand+new+mens+gucci+suit&_sacat=0

    Although this would be a low margin gain I expect to be able to sell 20+ a month which would give me good income as a college student. My plan is to sell globally on eBay and other sites possibly get my own if need be, and locally through facebook, craigslist, etc. I have read a few posts on here like the one below and know what I should add to my postings in order for customers to know exactly what they are getting before they buy.

    https://www.styleforum.net/threads/...hing-now-designer-clothes-accessories.319515/

    Do you all think this is a good plan, and if so what else should I think of and what sizes would you all recommend to get at first for quicker turnover? Below is one that I bought for myself, they quality is amazing on it compared to anything I could buy at these price points.

    Thank you all for your input.

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  2. thehouseofkings

    thehouseofkings New Member

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    Well when you decide to officially start lol send me a black and blue one slim fit
     

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