“Try to consign your instrument at a local violin shop, and you will realize how nice this is.
I don’t know if we will ever trade in this particular violin, since it’s so good already, but definitely a nice option to have in case something better shows up down the road.”
Any player who purchases an eligible MyLuthier collection instrument can be credited its full value towards the purchase of another MyLuthier Collection instrument in the future!
Instantly upgrade your instrument without the need to wait for your old one to sell!
If you fall in love with a new instrument down the line, you can exchange it on the spot!
We are proud to work with some of the best makers in the world. MyLuthier regularly commissions instruments from top makers to ensure our selection is always of the highest caliber.
Taking advantage of our Trade In Guarantee will give you access to these masterpieces as they are crafted.
Don't feel constrained by your budget! Feel secure in the knowledge that you can easily upgrade as you develop, so you don't feel committed to one instrument for life.See full terms
The original purchaser of a MyLuthier Collection Instrument. Only instruments of the same category can be swapped (e.g. a violin can only be swapped for another violin) Collection instruments are clearly labelled in their instrument page on our website.See full terms
Subject to a condition assessment (instrument must be in original condition, barring any reasonable wear & tear)
Substantial damage or modifications which affects the value of the instrument will be deducted. MyLuthier holds the right to refuse the trade in such circumstances.
Trade ins are limited to once per year, per instrument.
In then event of a trade in for an instrument of greater value, the Customer agrees to pay any difference in value plus applicable taxes. In the event of a trade in for an instrument of lesser value, MyLuthier will not be able to cover the difference, either in store credit or cash refund.
In most cases, we are unable to provide this benefit to instruments not originally acquired through MyLuthier. However, individual cases will be considered for instruments of exceptional value.
Unfortunately, we are unable to ship instruments for trade in purposes. We encourage you to visit us and try them for yourself at our London showroom!