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The founders of Buttons and Bows wants to give resellers more from the consignment experience. The brainchild of blogger Monique Aquino and Karen Marley (son of Bob), the store, opening within the next month or so in DTLA's Fashion District, will offer drop-off buying and mobile buying. Another incentive: Aquino and Marley promise that sellers will receive rates higher than at competing shops. [LA Fashion District]