Published on october 28, 2019

Say Hello to Style Icons: A New Way to Shop, Discover & Sell!

written by Team thredUP

Thrifting is better with company. Like swapping closets with your style crush or tackling the racks with a seasoned treasure hunter who gets you out of your comfort zone, having a community of thrifters to turn is SO rewarding. That’s why we’re so excited to launch a new way to meet your fellow thrifters and shop millions of gems…Say hello to STYLE ICONS.


Meet Styles Icons Just Like You

Style Icons lets you discover fellow thrifters’ amazing style and shop their one-of-a-kind treasures. You can either Shop Her Picks, which features curations handpicked by our favorite tastemakers, or Shop Her Closet, which lets you raid the trendy closets of your fellow thrifters.

Shop Her Picks

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Imagine having your favorite style crush pick stuff out for you. We reached out to the community and invited tastemakers and avid thrifters to handpick their favorite secondhand gems so you can get to the good stuff faster. From edgy to boho and classic to contemporary, there are curations for everyone, check it out!

Shop Her Closet

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Shop goodies from coveted closets just like yours here. You can now peek into thredUP’s top sellers’ closets and nab totally-you looks right from their shop.

For any sellers out there, this is HUGE! On the seller’s side, this is an amazing way to promote your stuff! Stay tuned, soon you’ll be able to create your own closet profile to share with friends, family, and on social so your items will sell faster. 

Follow Your Style Icons

Whether you’re shopping a Style Icon’s handpicked curations or peeping into their closets, you can stay on top of any new additions by following them. Simply go to a Style Icon’s profile and tap follow! You can check for the latest drops in their curations or closets by hovering over the Bookmark icon on your top navigation. Email notifications will be coming soon, so stay tuned!

Excited to meet your fellow thrifters? Yay, us too. Let us know how you’re using our new feature, we’re all ears.