What We Buy

We buy only items in excellent condition. Items must be free of flaws or excessive wear. Items should have been manufactured within the last five years. For maternity items we are looking for items manufactured within the last three years.

All Items must be freshly cleaned for consideration.

Please PRE-SORT out any items with flaws. We do not buy stained, torn or dirty items. 

We also ask that things are scent-free.  We have seen an increase in scented detergents such as Zum. We can not take in items washed in heavily scented detergents. 

Children’s Clothing

Preemie to size 8/10 years.  Looking for Fall & Winter clothing, Halloween costumes and snow gear now. 

Favorite brands include: Gap, Mini Boden, Zara, Peek, Tucker & Tate and Hanna Andersson We do buy limited Old Navy, H&M, Osh Kosh and Carters and very limited Cat & Jack.

If you have sizes 0-12 months (not preemie) we are looking ONLY at better brands, no Carters, Old Navy, H&M or Cat & Jack in those sizes. 

We do not buy items from Walmart, Babies R Us, Carters Just One Year line, or Cloud Island.  Due to lack of adherence to safety standards from Amazon sellers, we do not take unbranded items and very limited Amazon branded items.

Children’s Shoes

Size newborn to Youth size 3. 

Please ensure shoes are clean. Scrub those soles and many shoes can be tossed in the washer. Magic eraser makes those white toes sparkle!

Favorite brands include: Kamik, Keen, Converse, Stride Rite, Robeez, Vans, Hunter, See Kai Run and Salt Water Sandals.

Maternity & Nursing

We are looking for casual items manufactured within the last three years. We are buying nursing clothing also.  We buy maternity seasonally and are now looking for Fall and Winter items. 

Baby Gear & Accessories

Sought after items include We buy Jumperoos and Exersaucers,Halo Bassinests, certain high chairs, hiking backpacks, pack and plays and play yards.  If you’ve got a large item, give us a call to make sure we are currently accepting those items. 

We do look at baby carriers, cloth diapers, bibs, swaddles and sleep sacks, potty chairs and some feeding items.

We do not take swings, car seats, stroller or cribs, crib bedding or plastic baby bottles.

Please check your items against current recalls at www.cpsc.gov and ensure that all warning labels are intact. 

Toys and Books

Our customers love wooden toys, puzzles (under 100 pieces), pretend play, puppets, trains, activity tables, push toys and board books.

We don’t take stuffed animals (except Jellycat), scholastic books or most battery operated toys or toys with a lot of required parts. 

Thanks for reading! Please keep in mind that this is not an exhaustive list. Thousands of pieces come in for review each week. 

We look for the best pieces to put on our racks; items that we know our customers will be thrilled to find, that their kids will be happy to wear and that will last through another child or two. 

If we pass on your items and you want more information please ask us!