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The inevitable has already happened. Five days in advance of its release date, Phillip Lim for Target is already well available on eBay. Since the Target leak in Duluth, GA amounted to some bags and scarves, it's clear that the majority of Lim for Target resellers are members of the fashion elite and press that gained entrance to last week's bonkers Phillip Lim x Target preview party in Manhattan.
One reseller, I Live for Lanvin, has multiple Lim x Target items in his or her eBay store. In addition to the men's tee pictured above, there's the All in One Bag (men's) and the embellished white blouse (women's). All are optimistically priced at $149 OBO. Another shopper is selling her women's spotted sweater, with bids raising the price to $71, as well as the white sleeveless top and the navy jewel-neck sweater. There are six handbags on the site, and some desperate folks are even trying to auction the reusable tote bags from the event.
In total, 28 items are up for grabs on eBay thus far, with many more to surely follow come September 15th. Prices are all over the map, but top out at $250 "buy it now" deals for the "Boom" sweatshirt and the large tote bag.
· Shoving, Booze, Celebs, MAYHEM: Lim x Target's Press Preview [Racked]
· 3.1 Phillip Lim x Target Has Already Arrived in Duluth, GA [Racked]
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