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THE FOLLOWING INFO IS FOR KIDS & BABY ITEMS.

FOR INFO ON SELLING YOUR ADULT & MATERNITY ITEMS, SEE HERE: ADULT FAQ’S

What can I sell?
We accept BABY, KIDS & TWEEN related items.
All items must be clean and in good to excellent working condition.

How many items can I sell?
The minimum number of items required per consignor is 10 items.
The maximum number of items allowed per consignor is 300 items.

Help! How should I price my item(s)?
All CLOTHING items must have a minimum price of $2.00. (You may hang or bundle more than one item together to get to the $2.00 minimum if necessary.)
All OTHER ITEMS must have a minimum price of $1.00. Price in whole-dollar increments only (for example, $2.00, $3.00, $4.00 $5.00)

For suggestions on how to price your items, visit our Pricing Guide’.

What clothing sizes can I sell?
Girls clothing size 0 – 16 and Boys clothing size 0 – 20.

What type of clothing condition do you accept?
All clothing must be freshly laundered, clean, of a current-style and free of the following: rips, tears or stains of any size, fading, broken zippers, missing buttons, excessive wear, pilling, wear at knee or hem of pants/jeans, and cracked “iron-on” type pictures or graphics on shirts.

Be scrupulous in what you take the time to clean, hang, package and tag. Please bring only your best and pass the rest on to someone who can use it.  There are many charities struggling for donations that would be so grateful for your items that are not appropriate for this sale.

What season of clothing do you accept?
We will accept ALL SEASONS (spring, summer, fall, winter) at the SPRING 2017 resale event.

Is there a limit to how much clothing I can bring?
There is no limit on Girls’ clothing sizes 2T – 16, and Boys’ clothing sizes 2T – 20.
However, we do limit the amount of INFANT clothing (sizes 0-24mos) that each Consignor can bring.
Consignors may bring 25 clothing items on hangers for each size/gender combination for sizes 0-24 months.
Size 3 months: 25 clothing items for Girls + 25 clothing items for Boys
Size 6 months: 25 clothing items for Girls + 25 clothing items for Boys
Size 9 months: 25 clothing items for Girls + 25 clothing items for Boys
Size 12 months: 25 clothing items for Girls + 25 clothing items for Boys
Size 18 months: 25 clothing items for Girls + 25 clothing items for Boys
Size 24 months: 25 clothing items for Girls + 25 clothing items for Boys

Note: Clothing bundled together as a set with one price tag, counts as ‘one’ item of clothing.

How many pair of shoes can I bring?
There is no limit on children’s shoes, as long as they meet our usual standards of gently-used condition, no rips or tears, no excessive wear (especially at the toes), etc.
We will accept ALL SEASONS (spring, summer, fall, winter) of shoes at the SPRING 2017 event.

Can I sell Maternity clothing?
Each consignor may bring up to 5 pieces of Maternity clothing (must be on a hanger). Must be current style – from the past 1-2 years.
*Maternity clothing counts towards your max of 25 adult items. More info here:
SELL YOUR ADULT & MATERNITY ITEMS.

Are there any other items I can not sell?
We do not accept VHS tapes, car seats, car seat bases, drop-side cribs (unless manufactured after June 28, 2011) or any item that has been recalled by the CPSC. More info here.

How do I know if an item has been ‘recalled’ by the CPSC?
We can not accept for sale any items that have been recalled by the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Seller’s are responsible for making sure their items are not on the recall list and/or are not considered unsafe. Check the CPSC web site for info on the items you are bringing to the sale. More info here

What about items that require batteries to work?
All items requiring batteries must have working batteries installed. (You can find these inexpensively at dollar-stores.) All items requiring batteries will be checked at drop-off to make sure batteries are installed and working.

Can I send someone in my place to drop-off and/or pick-up my items?
Yes, no problem. Anyone can bring your items to your drop-off appointment or pick up your unsold items. PLEASE NOTE: If you send someone to pick-up your ‘unsold’ items, please be sure they are aware that they will need to find your unsold clothing on the clothing racks, and your unsold ‘other’ items on the tables. Items will not be sorted out by consignor number. (See: Avoiding Pick-up Paranoia”) Unsold items not marked to be donated, may be picked up SATURDAY, APRIL 15th, 2017 between 4pm and 6pm. All items remaining at 6pm become the property of The Stork Lady and will be donated.


I’m ready to consign! Where do I sign-up?

More info here.

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