ACCEPTABLE ITEMS - At our SPRING & SUMMER EVENT we will receive Spring & Summer clothing (Children's, Junior, and Maternity). We WILL accept jeans, pants and light-weight long sleeve shirts and jackets! Swimsuits, sundresses, Easter dresses, sleeveless tops, sports attire/equipment are all big sellers at our Spring & Summer Events.
Non-Clothing Items - *THESE ARE THE BIGGEST $$ Makers*
- Dance & Sports Gear
- Toys (indoor & outdoor - must have all parts & batteries)
- DVD's & Books
- Pack & Plays
- Cribs (manufactured before June 2010)
- Car Seats (all sizes) - must not be older than 5 years & never been in an accident
- High Chairs
- All baby equipment & gear
Please save all winter coats and holiday attire for our Back-to-School/Fall & Winter Event!
-Fall/Winter clothing - Winter Coats, Thick/Heavy Material clothing items and Holiday Attire -Cribs manufactured before 2010 -Bedding Sets (washable LIKE NEW blankets, quilts, and breathable bumpers are okay) -Pump tubing/bottes with nipples (remove these if selling a pump or bottles -VHS Tapes -Toys, Games, Puzzles with missing or broken pieces -Car Seats older than 5 years (check date on bottom) -Clothing & Shoes that have odor, stains, are overly worn/washed, or missing buttons or have broken zippers -stuffed animals of any kind including Build-A-Bear (battery operated infant stuffed toys are okay) -underwear/bras/training pants -crib mattresses
The better they look, the better they sell! Please take time to prepare your clothes as necessary. Please check for stains, broken zippers, torn hemlines, etc. Overly worn or wrinkled clothes will not sell. Make them appear as you would like to see them in a store. Use only PLASTIC hangers! Ask stores if they will give you some or purchase 10/$1 at Target, Walmart, etc
Hang and pin all of these items on a plastic hanger so that shoppers can see them unless new in packages, you may leave them in the package. If they are small receiving blankets, group 2 or 3 together in a ziploc bag and seal with clear plastic tape. Safety pin tag to ziploc bag.
Bottles (no nipples), bibs, rattles, socks, bows, and other smaller items can be grouped together appropriately in ziploc bags. Seal with clear packing tape. Pin tag to ziploc bag. It also helps to write your consignor number and info on the ziploc with a Sharpie in case the tag comes off during the sale. Please no random bags of toys, they do not sell. Only themed bags such as: all Hot Wheels, all trains, all Barbie clothing, etc
Your car seat must have been manufactured within the past five years. It must not be subject to recall or have been in an accident. You may check the following website for current recalls: www.carseat.org/Recalls/179NP.pdf All seat covers and straps must be thoroughly cleaned. You will be asked to sign a car seat waiver stating your car seat has all the pieces and is in excellent condition and not more than five years old. Car seats will be closely inspected for safety reasons.
Please only bring your like-new shoes! 1) Put your consignor number and price on masking tape on the bottom of the shoes, this will help if they get separated. 2) Safety pin the price tag to a shoe lace or through the shoe eyelet. Put the shoes and price tag inside a ziploc bag. You may also use a zip tie or curling ribbon to attach boots and larger shoes that do not fit in a bag. WE WILL NOT ACCEPT SHOES WITH SCUFFED TOES, DIRTY OR DISCOLORED SOLES. Save these shoes for a garage sale.
Because of our high regard for the safety of children and in light of the recent ruling by the CPSC, Rhea Lana's Inc. will no longer be accepting ANY cribs manufactured before December 2010. Cribs manufactured between December 2010 and June 28, 2011, must have a certificate of compliance and not be recalled to be consigned with Rhea Lana's. Any crib manufactured after June 28, 2011, and has not been recalled, can be consigned as long as it meets Rhea Lana's quality standards. We will not accept crib mattresses.
We accept high quality, gently used, infant & children's clothing from nice play clothes up to brand name/boutique clothing, shoes, accessories, juniors clothing, toys, books/DVDs/games, furniture, maternity & nursing items, electronic gaming systems, educational items, and baby gear.
We will not be accepting crib mattresses, bedding sets or pillows, stuffed animals (or pillow pets), underwear/bras/training pants, VHS tapes, bottles with nipples attached (please remove the nipples), pumps with tubing (remove tubing). Please make sure all items are odor-free. All hanging items must be hung on plastic hangars, wire hangars will be turned away. Batteries must be included in toys/baby gear.
If you have any questions well be happy to help! Contact April Cates at firstname.lastname@example.org.