Chairish

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Chairish
Privately held company
Industry Consignment, Online marketplace
Founded 2013
Founder Anna Brockway, Gregg Brockway, Andrew Denmark, Eric Grosse
Area served
United States
Products pre-owned home furnishings
Website https://www.chairish.com/

Chairish is an online vintage furniture, art and home accessories sales service. Chairish accepts furniture and decor with listings a minimum listing price of $25. Listing items is free, and the seller keeps up to 80 percent of the final sale.[1]

History[edit]

The company was founded by former fashion marketing executive Anna Brockway and travel industry executives Gregg Brockway (co-founder at Hotwire and TripIt, Andrew Denmark (co-founder at TripIt) and Eric Grosse (co-founder at Hotwire) in March 2013.[2]

Funding[edit]

The company raised a $3.2 million round of funding in July, 2013,[3] $4 million in August 2014[4] and $6.5 million in June 2015, primarily from O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures (OATV) and Azure Capital Partners. In March 2017, the company announced a new round of $8.5 million led by Altos Ventures with support from return investors OATV and Azure Capital Partners.[5]

Technology[edit]

Architectural Digest named Chairish the top new app for home decorating in 2014 and one of the best design and decorating apps in 2017.[6] On March 9, 2017, the company launched an in-app augmented reality feature, designed to allow buyers visualize items in the context of their own home.[7] Subsequently, the Chairish app was named a 2017 Webby Honoree in the Mobile Site & Apps Category for Shopping.[8]

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