Look fashionable without hurting your pockets. Here are the best Thrift stores in Dubai

Look fashionable without hurting your pockets. Here are the best Thrift stores in Dubai

Dubai is a city that is glamorous in its looks, lifestyle, and people. Which is why, thrifting is great for you if you’re looking to build up your savings in Dubai. Whether you’re a budget conscious fashionista or just someone looking for an affordable yet stylish lifestyle then you’ll find whatever you need in thrift stores. Thrift stores are popular for selling vintage items and second-hand items that look brand new. Dubai has a list of Thrift stores that feature impressive collections of local and designer dresses, handbags, jewelry, accessories and more.

Grab your wallets and get ready to look stylish at a cheaper price, here are the best thrift stores in Dubai.

1. Thrift Bazaar

Thrift Bazaar is a thrift store that fosters warm feelings towards its customers. It is a great option to buy quality second hand items. Their store has a fun atmosphere with its upbeat music and bright lighting that makes you jump straight into thrifting. They have quality imports from UK and USA and includes items like stylish tops, shoes, classy bags, accessories, and sportswear. Aside from second hand products they even have new products to their collection. Even though, Thrift Bazaar does not offer vintage or expensive brands, they have a wide variety of generic brands that are quite affordable. Their prices start at AED 6 and most pieces of their quality clothing start from AED 20-30.

Location: Al Barsha 1, Dubai

Timings: 9:00 am – 11:00 pm

2. Retold

Retold is one of the most popular thrift stores for fashion enthusiasts who love to buy top brand products at a cheaper price in Dubai.  It allows you to shop everything from beautiful tops, gowns, sunglasses, shows and more. It also allows you to sell your pre-loved clothes and accessories provided it is in good condition. They also have an online store so you can explore the latest additions from their website and social media before visiting the store. People who love to buy great quality products at a cheaper price and are also interested in selling some of their used items Retold is the perfect place for you.

Location: Al Quoz 1, Dubai

Timings: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

3. Dubai Centre Souq

The Dubai Charity Souq is one of the best-hidden thrift stores in Dubai. It stimulates the real experience of thrifting where you dig through piles of clothes to find that hidden gem that is perfect for you. The store has 2 floors, the first floor consists of artboards, household items vintage watches and casual men’s clothing. While the second floor includes women’s wear, children’s wear and a variety of bags and purses. You’ll find great vintage and second-hand gems from well-known brands like Zara, H&M, Charles & Keith, and Misguided. And luxury brands like Ted Baker, Babe, DKNY, Dolce & Gabbana, and Gucci. Their prices start at AED 10, and they have an exciting 50% off every Saturday.

Location: Al Karama, Dubai

Timings: 9:30 AM – 7:00 PM

4. Thrift for Good

Thrift for Good is one of the most popular thrift stores in Dubai.  They offer a large collection of items in different categories for both men and women from casual wear, jumpsuits, sportswear, and maternity wear for just AED 10. All their items are good quality and are available in various sizes. Most of their products are of general brands but they also have well-known brands like Juicy Couture, Calvin Klein, DKNY, and many more. They donate 100% of their profits to Gulf for Good which is a charity that raises funds for children in need. You can also order online and get a two-day delivery for orders above AED 50.

Location: Golden Mile 8, The Palm & Times Square Center, Dubai

Timing: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

5. The Luxury Closet

Ever dreamt of owning a luxury branded bag? The Luxury Closet is the place you! It is an online boutique where you can buy and sell pre-loved luxury products. This amazing thrift store features many international luxury brands like Louis Vuitton, Rolex, Chanel, Gucci, Prada, Dior, Cartier and many more. You can find an extensive collection of second-hand clothes, handbags, jewellery, watches, and other items here. They have more than 16,000 products for sale, so you have a vast variety of items to choose from.  You don't have to worry about the authenticity of an item as each product is officially authenticated before being listed on their site.

Location: Multiple locations including Novotel and Al Barsha 1

Timings: 11:00 am – 8:00 pm


Garderobe is another top thrift store in Dubai to buy and sell second-hand designer items. If you are looking for luxury branded products at a lower price, then Garderobe is the place for you! The store offers women’s and men’s clothing as well as shoes and accessories from top fashion brands including Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Christian Dior, and Hermes. You can sell your pre-loved items, but keep in mind that the store does not accept any item that does not fulfil their authenticity criteria and they offer 85% commission upon selling your item. You can shop from Garderobe’s website or in store. The store offers the Buy Now, Pay Later facility in UAE with ‘Tamara’ or ‘PostPay’ at the checkout.

Location: Villa 1224, Wasl Road, Umm Suqeim 2

Timings: 10:00 am- 07:00 pm

7. Reems Closet

Head over to Reems Closet to buy authentic second-hand luxury items that are in such good condition you’ll mistake them for brand new. You’ll find a a vast variety of clothing, handbags, watches, jewelry, and footwear from globally recognized brands like Prada, Gucci, Rolex, Chanel, Cartier, Chloé and Louis Vuitton. They have an online store too where you can view and buy the products they have. Reems Closet offers free delivery on orders of and above AED 2,000.

Location: Jumeirah Plaza, Jumeirah Beach Road

Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm

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