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#1 Isla


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Posted 06 March 2015 - 09:07 AM

We are having a garage sale tomorrow and I'm finally selling all the baby clothes.  How much do you think I should ask for them?

#2 eliza33



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Posted 06 March 2015 - 09:14 AM

It depends on where you live, are they brand names and the condition of them. I always sold mine cheap. The last day of the yard sale I sold all of the clothes by the bag. $5 for whatever could be stuffed in a bag.

#3 sissy48


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Posted 06 March 2015 - 09:39 AM

If they are designer brands, you can usually get a really good price for them on Ebay. This is a much better way to go than a garage sale, if you want to make any money. People who shop at garage sales expect you to give things away. I also sell nondesigner clothes on Ebay, but in bundles. These tend to sell very well.

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Posted 06 March 2015 - 11:26 AM

I have never sold our baby stuff before but I kind of wish I did. I always try to shop second hand when the kids were younger because they just grow too darn quick. I think you can get a good bit of money back as long as everything you have for sale is still in decent condition. We have shopped at a few sales like this before and I am always surprised when people put out things that should not be sold, or donated, but rather tossed in the trash bin.
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#5 Gwen33


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Posted 11 March 2015 - 12:22 PM

I have been selling off my kids clothes since they were babies, so it's been about six years now. I usually sell shirts for fifty cents to one dollar and jeans I sell for a dollar. It all really depends on what shape the clothes are in and the brand name of the item in question. I tried doing a consignment sale one year and I did pretty good, but it was a lot of work getting everything ready and they are really picky on what can be sold. You will be surprised what people will actually buy. Good luck on your sale.

#6 Kasey



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Posted 11 December 2015 - 06:04 PM

This is something I need to do! My son is growing so quickly right now that the clothes he wears at the beginning of a school year won't fit him anymore by the end of the year. Consignment shops are asking less than $5 per piece so I'd probably price in the $2-3 range (per item).

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