8 Best Clothing Rental Services Based on Reviews in 2024

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Here at ELLE, our love of clothes and accessories runs deep. Nothing beats finding that perfect, baby blue sweater or coveted designer bag you’ve been romanticizing for weeks on end. Like so many relationships, when it’s good, it’s great. But unfortunately, the act of shopping itself can be draining, tedious, and even disheartening if it ends in buyer’s remorse.

Thankfully, the best clothing rental services and luxury fashion rental services present a better and more sustainable option: borrowing your wardrobe. It’s the antidote to fast fashion—like shopping your favorite online clothing stores, except you can save money and don’t have to hold onto that bespoke, seasonal coat for years to come while it packs up space in your closet. Plus, you can constantly re-energize your style and experiment with new trends without the commitment.

But where to start…? Below, find the eight best clothing rental services that’ll repeatedly revive your closet without breaking the bank. We’ve done the research on your behalf, taking into account how each service works and combing through customer reviews. Now all you have to do is start browsing.

Rent the Runway

          Best for: It Girls on a budget

          Why you’ll want it: Looking to stand out in the crowd as you catch the bouquet at your friend’s upcoming wedding? Maybe you have a snazzy job interview and want to dress to impress. Or maybe your everyday wardrobe is in need of a tune-up. Rent the Runway has eye-grabbing occasion wear and stylishly elevated workwear, including designer pieces from brands like Tibi, Rejina Pyo, Club Monaco, Tory Burch, Reformation, Jason Wu, and more.

          How it works: Choose from one of RTR’s plans and receive up to five, 10, or 20 items per month. The smallest plan offers “basic closet access” to more casual styles valued up to $300 and one shipment per month. The two larger plans include RTR’s full collection, with values up to $3,500 and two or four shipments per month, respectively. Still, all three memberships allow members to rent five items at a time.

          The cost: $94—235/month

          What customers are saying: “My RTR membership lets me refresh my wardrobe and try new trends without overspending on fast fashion. My closet’s always evolving and my budget can stay intact—win win!”—Emily


          Simon Miller Sequin Cocktail Dress

          Ella Oversized Coat

          Suboo Ella Oversized Coat

          Medium Chiara Bag

          Reformation Medium Chiara Bag


          Best for: Fashionistas who love a sense of community

          Why you’ll want it: Why should you only borrow clothes from your friends? Join in the communal closet at Tulerie, the peer-to-peer clothing rental app allowing users to rent out the full spectrum of their wardrobes from each other. While you raid countless closets—hello vintage gems!—make money simultaneously by opening the door to yours. The best part? Everyone is incredibly respectful—each new member is vetted via FaceTime so that you can feel confident sharing your favorite pieces.

          How it works: Download the app, browse, then make rental requests. It’s that straightforward.

          To rent out, simply accept requests and ship it out. Don’t forget to professionally clean your clothes when they’re returned to you (using the cleaning fee paid by the borrower).

          The cost: Priced individually on each listing.

          What customers are saying: “I was so excited to use Tulerie for the last vacation I went on. It was a sustainable and affordable way to get to have some new designer pieces in my wardrobe without the guilt. Their curation has been very elevated from the beginning and they have quickly become my go-to for events as well. I love supporting women-owned companies and the idea of a peer-to-peer sharing of closets helps build a really beautiful and like-minded community.”—Cassandra Dittmer


          Your Direction Tie Top

          Maggie Marilyn Your Direction Tie Top

          Plaid Fringe Skirt

          Christian Dior Plaid Fringe Skirt

          Multi Pochette Accessories

          Louis Vuitton Multi Pochette Accessories

          Vendaval Tiered Midi Dress

          Altuzarra Vendaval Tiered Midi Dress


          Best for: Experimenting with trends and brands (without breaking the budget)

          Why you’ll want it: You already spend your paycheck on beloved retailers like Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie, and Free People, so why not rent from the good folks at parent company URBN each month, hassle-free?

          How it works: First, fill out a short quiz about your sizing and shape. Once your personal edit is complete, you can browse the clothing and choose up to six rentals a month, which includes new seasonal items. Laundry and clothing repairs are also included in the price. If you decide you simply can’t let go of any of your items, you can purchase them at a discount.

          The cost: $98/month

          What customers are saying: “I can try new styles and new designers. I really loved wearing this fancy $500 dress out and not freaking out about the price. It’s also helped me experiment with clothing I wouldn’t try on my own and I’ve discovered some new things about myself. I also love how it’s risk-free in the sense you can wear the items and they’ll wash them for you. Literally, as I type this post I’m wearing this lime green top and dropped a piece of mango on it. No worries—they’ll take care of that for me. WINNING.”—Kara


          Ariel Sweater Top

          Line + Dot Ariel Sweater Top

          The Icon Low-Rise Corduroy Chop Pocket Flare Jeans

          Anthropologie The Icon Low-Rise Corduroy Chop Pocket Flare Jeans

          Tulle Mix Duster

          Anthropologie Tulle Mix Duster

          The Colette Vegan Leather Skirt

          Maeve The Colette Vegan Leather Skirt

          Fashion to Figure Closet

          Best for: Testing out accessories before making a discounted purchase

          Why you’ll want it: Made for women sizes 12–24 and XL–3XL who want boundless stylish clothing options to choose from, Fashion to Figure will have you looking and feeling your best. Not to mention, they carry accessories too, so you can top off your look.

          How it works: Fashion to Figure Closet members can rent three styles—or three styles and two accessories—from the proprietary brand. Return and repeat as much as you want. If there’s an item you absolutely can’t part with, FTFC will knock up to 50 percent off the retail price just for you.

          The cost: $55+/month

          What customers are saying: “I am really happy I took a chance and tried FTF’s subscription service. I am sure I will have some misses, but if I don’t try, I won’t know what WILL fit. And I can just send back what doesn’t fit.”—Marcy


          Quilted Wallet

          Steve Madden Quilted Wallet

          Now 16% Off

          Eve Cropped Denim Jacket

          Fashion to Figure Eve Cropped Denim Jacket

          Now 39% Off

          Faux Leather Midi Skirt

          Fashion to Figure Faux Leather Midi Skirt

          Now 39% Off

          Faux Leather Suspender Pants

          Fashion to Figure Faux Leather Suspender Pants

          Now 39% Off

          Gwynnie Bee

          Best for: Every woman, every size

          Why you’ll want it: Gwynnie Bee’s website has stylist-curated categories like work and weekend so members can easily browse clothing for every occasion. The service caters specifically to women sizes 10 to 32 with styles from brands like Calvin Klein, ModCloth, and Eshakti.

          How it works: Before you decide to commit to Gwynnie Bee, the company offers a free trial that allows customers to rent two items at a time for one month. After your trial period is over, the pricing increases based on how many items you want to take out at a time. The priciest box allows you to rent up to 10 items and costs $199.

          The cost: starting at $49/month

          What customers are saying: “Gwynnie Bee is a good service for any woman sizes 0 to 32. I think it’s especially awesome for babes who work in an office environment and need to look put together on a daily basis. I think the business casual options on the site are my favorite of all… Now that I’m not in an office environment, I use it for date-night dresses and casual everyday wear. I use it to expose myself to new brands which can be quite helpful as a blogger, and I also like to use it to try trends that I know aren’t worth spending much money on given how quickly they’ll be out of style again. I think that apartment dwellers with limited storage space can also benefit greatly from the service. When I lived in New York I had to pare down my wardrobe tremendously, and Gwynnie Bee allowed me to still look stylish although I didn’t own much clothing.”—Miranda


          Zip Up Electric Green Sweater

          Sanctuary Clothing Zip Up Electric Green Sweater

          Tonal Print Hunter Green Pants

          Skies Are Blue Tonal Print Hunter Green Pants

          Miranda Mock Neck Fit-And-Flare Dress

          Leota Miranda Mock Neck Fit-And-Flare Dress

          Camel Lapel Coat

          Cozy Casual Camel Lapel Coat

          Vince Unfold

          Best for: Vince ultrafans

          Why you’ll want it: The Pinterest girl closet you’ve been coveting is now within your grasp. Vince Unfold is a great way to try out the brand’s offerings, from breezy linens for an upcoming vacation to leather and velvet suits that’ll make you look and feel your best.

          How it works: Vince Unfold members are encouraged to maintain at least 10 items in their virtual closet; the company sends out four at a time. You can wear them for as long as you wish within the month and exchange them whenever you want, all month long. Vince Unfold also offers members a discounted price on all its offerings, so you can keep the ones you want or return your items for a new batch.

          The cost: $160/month

          What customers are saying: “The way the service works is a bit different than Rent the Runway, but once you realize how to optimize the service to your life, it’s the most convenient one out there. I’ve been an Unfold member for over a year now and have loved every month! You can use the Return Notify feature to get your next shipment processing before Vince Unfold receives your current box back. And the more you have in your closet, the faster they are able to match you to your next box to increase the shipping time.”—Emma


          Brushed Polo Sweater

          Vince Unfold Brushed Polo Sweater

          Stove Pipe Pull On Pant

          Vince Unfold Stove Pipe Pull On Pant

          Mock Neck Sweater

          Vince Unfold Mock Neck Sweater

          Side Slit Slip Skirt

          Vince Unfold Side Slit Slip Skirt

          New York and Company Closet

          Best for: Working girls

          Why you’ll want it: Beat the mall crowd and get New York and Company’s latest arrivals delivered to your door.

          How it works: New York and Company Closet gives members the opportunity to add up to 25 items to their virtual closet so there’s a better chance of getting pieces you truly love. Three of those items will be shipped monthly; return and replace your selects as often as you want.

          The cost: $49.95/month

          What customers are saying: “You should consider NY&C Closet if you need professional clothes to wear to work and/or want to expand your work wardrobe. This is New York & Company’s strong suit (no pun intended!). While they do have a lot of casual styles, they really excel at offering women trendy, sophisticated options for the office.”—Kathy


          Double Breasted Jacket

          New York & Company Double Breasted Jacket

          Now 30% Off

          Faux-Leather Zip-Front Maxi Top

          New York & Company Faux-Leather Zip-Front Maxi Top

          Now 39% Off

          Ribbed Button Down Collared Shirt

          New York & Company Ribbed Button Down Collared Shirt

          Now 24% Off

          Tie Front Cardi

          New York & Company Tie Front Cardi

          Now 24% Off


          Best for: Personalized styling options

          Why you’ll want it: Armoire allows members to rent designer items with the help of a personal stylist. You get to rent custom-recommended dresses, jeans, outerwear, and pretty much anything else from brands like BCBG, Paige, and Rag & Bone instead of paying the full retail price.

          How it works: Armoire adds a more intimate element to lending and leasing. Take the style quiz and select items from a personalized closet, curated by a combination of a learning algorithm and a team of stylists. You can select pieces from brands based on your likes, dislikes, reviews, and recommendations from a members-only community. Plans range from $79 to $139, and every option includes free cleaning, free shipping and returns, as well as coverage for minor damages. And for the commitment-phobes out there, you can cancel at any time.

          The cost: starting at $79/month

          What customers are saying: “Armoire allows me to explore different styles easily without commitment! I get to explore different aspects of who I am through this rich fashion journey. I love the supportive community and Armorie’s top-notch customer service!”—Sherry


          Rosa High Waist Ribbed Knit Midi Skirt

          Diane Von Furstenberg Rosa High Waist Ribbed Knit Midi Skirt

          Harper Cropped Wide Leg Ankle

          Paige Harper Cropped Wide Leg Ankle

          Single Button Tailored Wool Blend Blazer

          Boden Single Button Tailored Wool Blend Blazer

          A-Line Tulle Tie Neck Midi Dress

          BCBG Maxazria A-Line Tulle Tie Neck Midi Dress

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