The “too small” pile in your kid’s closet has taken over—it’s time to consign. Let us be your guide to the best virtual marketplaces offering stylish, pint-sized gear at a fraction of the original price. From an app filled with outfit inspiration to a kid-powered operation, the digital storefronts in the album below make it easy to buy and sell everything from Gymboree to Bugaboo. Your wallet (and empty closet) will thank you.
Little Sprouts Resale
For the busy mom with discerning taste and a limited budget, Little Sprouts is definitely worth a peek.
Buy from them: Offering gently "pre-loved" and new-with-tags items from high-end, eco-friendly, boutique and organic labels in preemie through size 5T. Among clothing from brands like ToobyDoo, Pink Chicken, and 7 for All Mankind, you'll also find shoes, diaper bags, baby blankets, baby carriers, and accessories from top designers.
Sell to them: To ensure that only the highest quality brands and pieces end up on the website, Little Sprouts has an extensive screening process. After sending an email listing the items and brands you wish to sell, you’ll receive a pre-paid Consignment Mailer Bag. Within three business days of receiving your items, Little Sprouts will email a cash offer or 15% more than the cash offer in "Sprouts" store credit. Tip: be sure to check out the list of brands and items that Little Sprouts accepts before contacting.
Why you'll love it: With lots of sets to choose from, Little Sprouts lets you buy entire looks as well as individual pieces. Ultra-selective, you can be sure that if you wouldn't buy it, they wouldn't either.
Get started online at littlesproutsresale.com.
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— Lauren Hill