What is Rugrats Resale?
Rugrats Resale is a semiannual children’s and maternity consignment sale. The sale includes any items that are related to children: toys, clothing, costumes, shoes, baby equipment, outdoor equipment, books, DVDs, CDs, furniture, and maternity clothing. Check out the Consignors, Volunteers, or Shoppers pages to learn more.
How does the sale work?
Consignors register with Rugrats Resale and receive a consignor number. They then prepare and tag their items. This includes entering items through our online tagging system – MyRugrats – and printing tags. Drop your items off during the drop-off time and pick up your items after the sale. Check out the Consignors section of the site for more info on registering, accessing MyRugrats, and tagging.
Why consign with Rugrats Resale?
We provide a clean, organized, indoor sale location for your items. We display your items on racks and tables based on item category. We atively promote and advertise to attract Shoppers. You set the price for your items. We process payment, including credit cards, and send you a check at the conclusion of the sale. We handle all applicable state taxes so you don’t have to. You don’t have to advertise for a yard sale, hope shoppers show up, deal with people trying to bargain with you, or worry about the weather! See the Consignors area for more information.
Why shop Rugrats Resale?
We provide an organized, indoor environment to shop for new and gently-used children’s and maternity items. We gather many consignors’ items together in one place to save you the hassle of yard-sale hopping. There’s easy parking. All items are clearly marked. Access the Shopper’s section of the site for more info.
What fees do consignors pay?
Rugrats Resale deducts a nominal fee from each consignor and a small percentage of each item sold at the sale. See the Consigor’s area for specific details related to cost.
What is the Rugrats Presale?
The Rugrats Presale is a sale held before the sale is open to the general public. There are many ways to be invited to the Presale: Consignors and families that qualify for First Rugrats are eligible to shop early. Volunteers are rewarded by earning the right to shop before anyone else. So if you want the best chance to get in on the best items, volunteer!
What is First Rugrats?
Families expecting thier first child are generally eligible to be included in First Rugrats. For details on qualification, and to register, check out the First Rugrats page.
What methods of payment are accepted at the sale?
We accept cash, checks, and credit cards (Visa / MasterCard /Discover). Due to the nature of our sale, all sales are final.
When will consignors receive their checks?
Consignor checks are mailed no later than two weeks after the sale.
Where do the unsold items marked for charity go?
Our designated charity is The Mommy Shoppe. This wonderful organization provides clothing, baby gear, toys, and books to families in need in our community.