How It Works at Once Upon a Child

Find a huge selection of Gently Used Kids clothing, toys, furniture and equipment at up to 70% Off retail!

No appointment necessary - we buy every day and will pay you on the spot! check with your local store for additional details

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Selling Tips

  • Selling your gently used kids’ stuff at Once Upon A Child is easy and convenient. Here are some guidelines to follow when bringing in your items to sell:
  • Be sure your apparel items are freshly laundered and in good condition - no stains, fading, or excessive wear.
  • Equipment and toys must meet current safety standards. Not sure if your items qualify? Bring it in and we'll check it out.
  • Toys, equipment and furniture must include all parts, be clean and in good working condition.
  • In order for us to offer the latest and greatest in styles and value prices, clothing and accessories must be purchased within the last five years.
  • It is most efficient for us to review items folded neatly or laid flat in a box, bin or tote. Please, no hangers or garbage bags.
  • Check out our What We Buy page to see what types of items we buy and sell, we know we buy items you have not even thought of!
  • It's always a good idea to call us ahead of time to find out about what our most wanted items are. Call your nearest Once Upon A Child location for more info.