07 April 2009

Guess how much Michelle Obama’s J Crew gear’s going for on eBay?

We don't know why we're still surprised by the stampedes Michelle Obama's fashion choices make. But this is some eBay profiteering. The J Crew outfits Michelle wore in London last week are already being offered on the auction site - for more than double their retail price. Bids for the £200 high- street crystal constellation cardigan are currently at £450 and you can buy the accompanying pencil skirt for £273, three times what it'd be in store. Still, considering J Crew doesn't ship to the UK or anywhere else worldwide, perhaps it's just a super-clever idea... [WWD]


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