TOP CLOTHING RENTAL SERVICES AROUND THE WORLD

Welcome to your new obsession: renting clothing
With so many clothing rental services popping up left, right, and centre it's difficult to know which one to try first. We've created a guide of all the best clothing rental companies worldwide so, wherever you live, you'll find something near you. From casual to designer, pay per item to subscription, XXS to 5XL we can't complain about a lack of rental websites available to us!
PAY PER ITEM CLOTHING RENTAL SERVICES
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Ships to: UK
Sizes available: XXS-5XL
Choose from: Hundreds of designers, whether you're looking for tops, bottoms, dresses, or bags, HURR Collective has it all. Also, don't worry about spilling on your rented Stella McCartney because they take care of all the dry cleaning, too.

In the picture, Ivy & Oak blue dress. Rent from £33 - RRP £202.
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Ships to: UK
Sizes available: UK 6-18
Choose from: As the name suggests, a lot of dresses! Think of it as a one-stop-shop for all the formal occasion dresses you will ever need. Plus, if you're the type of person who is lucky enough to frequent fancy gatherings, they have a subscription service that is £99 a month for 3 items.

In the picture, Self Portrait dress. Rent from £79 - RRP £420.
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Ships to: USA
Sizes available: XXS-3XL
Choose from: Formal and casual. That's right. Style Lend can lend you clothes for your day-to-day life. You don't need to be going to the Oscars to rent clothes, you know. With hundreds of designers to choose from, the only struggle is the First World problem of choice!

In the picture, Dolce & Gabbana High-waist Floral-print Poplin Skirt. Rent $110 - RRP $770.
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Ships to: Italy
Sizes available: EU 34-58
Choose from: Not only can you choose from beautiful daytime and evening wear, you can also rent shoes and accessories. What's more, they allow you to pick a dress to try on for €20 that they'll send you in the post, you try it on and send it back if you don't want it. If the item is too long? They will tailor it for you. Eccellente!

In the picture, Olvi's lace dress. Rent €84 - RRP €650.
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Ships to: Europe
Sizes available: Maternity and kids 0-4
Choose from: Maternity basics and kids clothing. Given that kids grow, and so do bumps, renting is a perfect solution. What's even more perfect is that they won't charge you for any accidental stains or damages to items, phew!

In the picture, Arket Corduroy Dungaree Dress. Rent €6 a month - RRP €39.
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Ships to: UK
Sizes available: UK 4-26
Choose from: Hundreds of designers loaned by regular people. It's an app so think of it like Depop but, instead of keeping the item, you send it back eventually. So, By Rotation is even more environmentally friendly than Depop. Plus, as it's available as an app, it's really easy to use.

In the picture Monika The Label. Rent from £24, RRP £190.
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Ships to: Germany and Austria
Sizes available: EU 32-44
Choose from: A small selection of designers but a large selection of items from these designers. Dresscoded stock absolutely beautiful dresses from Natascha Gruen that will make all your sequin dreams come true.

In the picture Natascha Gruen dress. Rent €240 - RRP €1.398.
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Ships to: Hong Kong
Sizes available: XXS-XXL
Choose from: An exceptionally large selection of designers for all your special occasion wear. Wardrobista's selection of wedding dresses is simply stunning, it'll make you wonder why you ever considered buying a brand-new dress for your special day.

In the picture Jenny Yoo Wedding gown. Rent HK$3,490, RRP HK$12,000.
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Ships to: Australia
Sizes available: XS-XL
Choose from: A selection of dresses, bags, shoes, and skirts from a small range of designers. Not only can you rent from Ekoluv, you can also buy pre-loved. They're definitely a company who has their heart in the right place.

In the picture, Alice Mccall dress. Rent from $199 for four days - RRP $800.
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Ships to: Europe
Sizes available: UK 6-16
Choose from: A lovely selection of formal wear that will make you want to rent something from them even if you've got nowhere to go! They've got you covered with bags and accessories as well, as they have a beautiful choice of clutches and jewellery.

In the picture, Serpui clutch. Rent €63 - RRP €636.
SUBSCRIPTION BASED CLOTHING RENTAL SERVICES
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Ships to: UK
Sizes available: UK 8-16
Subscription choices: Rent 2 or 4 items every month: 2 items = £69 and 4 items = £99.

Choose from: A large selection of items from a small choice of designers. On loan is the place to go for your casual and formal wear and, with the subscription-based service, you will never get bored of your blouses again!

In the picture, Stine Goya Arlinda Draped Midi Dress
Renting clothes, clothes rental, dresses rental, clothes rental shops, sustainable fashion, slow fashion, moda sostenibile, siti di noleggio vestiti, noleggio abbigliamento, ethical fashion, future of fashion
Ships to: US
Sizes available: XS-XL
Subscription choices: 4 items $79, 7 items $119 and unlimited for $249.

Choose from: Clothes for every occasion. Armoire have office wear, casual and more formal items. You can also get them to style you with the help of their algorithm and professional stylists, so you're never left scratching your head wondering what will suit you again.

In the picture, French Connection Ali Pleated Midi Skirt.
Renting clothes, clothes rental, dresses rental, clothes rental shops, sustainable fashion, slow fashion, moda sostenibile, siti di noleggio vestiti, noleggio abbigliamento, ethical fashion, future of fashion
Ships to: Singapore, Indonesia and Hong Kong
Sizes available: XS-L
Subscription choices: $59 for 1 box per month of 3 items, $129 for an unlimited number of boxes of 3 items, $179 for unlimited boxes per month of 5 items in a box.

Choose from: Everything from bags to casual to formal. With an amazing selection of florals for summer and shirts for work, Style Theory has you covered all for an amazing price.

In the picture, Belle and Bloom summer midi dress.
Article by Catherine McAteer
In the top image a Mara Hoffmann's dress.