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Most wanted consignment items

Consignment

Most wanted consignment items

It's the beginning of a new season and as we are filling our appointment book with the new season's arrivals, we are often asked what items we want and need. So I thought it would be great to put together a Most Wanted list for you to refer to anytime you are de-cluttering and wonder if you should consign:

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Getting Your Child's Closet Organized - Part 3

Consignment Fall

Getting Your Child's Closet Organized - Part 3

So if you've been following along these past couple of weeks you should have yourself pretty organized for this upcoming fall/winter season (catch up on Part 1 and Part 2). But as the warm summer weather is starting to dwindle and cooler mornings and evenings are here, we have one last mission: What to do with the summer clothes? Step Four – Get ahead of the game So it’s time to make room for all that new fall and winter clothes you have been getting the last couple of weeks (or will get if you didn't get to the shopping step yet). What you could do...

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Getting Your Child's Closet Organized - Part 2

Consignment Fall

Getting Your Child's Closet Organized - Part 2

If you didn't read Getting Your Child’s Closet Organized – Part 1 last week, click here to read it before moving on to part 2! Step Two – The FUN Part This step hardly feels like work. Because now you are ready to shop! With your list (or your super-memory) handy, you can see exactly what you need and you won’t overbuy items you don’t need and miss items you were short on.  Make sure you buy a size bigger than the items that are fitting right now. The keep-pile you painstakingly sorted out earlier will keep your child going until the bigger...

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Getting Your Child's Closet Organized - Part 1

Consignment Fall

Getting Your Child's Closet Organized - Part 1

Once August is here, thoughts of back to school and fall automatically set in. We sure don’t want to give up our summer just yet, but I always recommend getting a jump start on organizing your child’s closet for a few reasons. One reason is that this is the time of year that stores start getting their fall merchandise. To get the best selection of sizes, this is the best time to go shopping. A lot of people are also still enjoying their summer holidays, so stores won’t be quite as crazy as they will be a few weeks from...

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FAQ - The Consignment Edition

Consignment FAQ

FAQ - The Consignment Edition

We get lots of questions from parents who have never tried consigning their child’s clothes before, and would like to know how to get started. So here we answer some of the more common questions. If you have a question not answered here, just ask in the comment section! Q: I’ve never done this before, where do I start? A: The best place to start is to contact a consignment store, to see which season they are booking for. Most consignment stores will book up far in advance, so it’s always best to start by booking your appointment so you...

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