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.
As the “largest online consignment/thrift store" Swap is a great resource for buying and selling everything from gear to clothes, toys, and more.
Buy from them: You’ll definitely need more than a few minutes to browse through the thousands of items available on this site. From A Pea in the Pod to Gymboree, H&M, and the list goes on (and on), you can easily dress yourself and the smaller members of the family year round, and outfit them with the gear they need.
Sell & Swap with them: The site offers a unique service where you can sell your gently used clothes, toys and gear, or swap items with other sellers. After passing the inspection process, swap.com will style and photograph each item, and then let you set the price. Not sure what to charge? The Kids' Pricing Guide can help.
Why you’ll love it: The new SureSell Guarantee means that you’ll make money no matter what. If your items haven’t sold in 45 days, you can sell them to Swap.com for up to 30% of the retail value.
Get started online at swap.com.
Do you frequent another online resale destination? Let us know in the comments below.
— Lauren Hill