Seller Tips on What You Can Sell & How to Get Kids to HELP!

 

Kids bored? Make a game with the Kidsignments Treasure Hunt!
Have them help collect items for you to sell and challenge them with:
1) Most categories found - be as creative as you like with this one!
2) Most items collected
3) Highest priced item
4) Smallest item
5) Biggest item
6) Silliest item
7) Items that begin with the letter A,B,C,etc

Sentimental item your child outgrew but can't seem to part with? Have some fun and enjoy it with them! Have your teen read you that Dr. Seuss book they love and have some fun!

Exploring may keep them off the electronic devices and who know - maybe they will find some things they forgot they had and entertainment for the day - found!

I am sure you can create more categories! Post on our Facebook page to share with us!
www.facebook.com/kidsignments

You probably will want to set some ground rules like….you can't sell your sister's stuff, anything in the fridge, etc.
Don't forget to check the garage, basement yard or even the attic (make sure it is cool when you check there!) for treasures to tag! To give you some items about what you can put in the sale, here is a list of what to find in each of our 2 buildings:

TOY & MORE BUILDING

• Toys!
• Playsets - Fisher Price Type, Melissa & Doug, Etc
• Musical Toys - Both Older Kid And Toddler
• Pretend Play - Cooking, Building, Cleaning, Etc
• Animals And Playsets - Horses, Dinos, My Little Pony, Etc
• Rescue Heroes
• Vehicles / Hot Wheels Sets
• Action Figures
• Building Toys (Lego, Knex, Etc)
• Tiny Playsets - Num Noms, Shopkins, Etc
• Stuffed Animals
• Doll Houses
• Dolls & Accessories
• Child Size Furniture
• Child Room Rugs
• Pop Up Tents
• Ball Pits
• Large Toys
• Toy Boxes
• Clothing Hampers
• Step Stools
• Barbie\Barbie Type & Accessories
• Ride-On Toys
• Big Plastic Toys
• Outdoor Toys
• Large Play Sets
• Bikes/Bike Carriers
• Sporting Equipment/Helmets
• Scooters
• Skates
• Basketball Hoops
• Sport Nets
• Slides
• Swings
• Tennis Rackets
• Balls
• Bats
• Sports Gloves
• Golf Clubs
• Equestrian Items
• Skateboard
• Sleds
• Game Tables
• Nerf Fun
• Baby Equipment - Must Be Less Than 5 Years Old
• Walkers
• Strollers
• Pack And Plays
• Potty Seats
• Swings/High Chairs
• Car Seats
• Baby Backpacks
• Johnny Jump Ups
• Bouncy Seats/Bumbos
• Bassinets/Cradles
• Diaper Genies
• Baby Baths
• Baby Gates
• Activity Blankets
• Activity Boxes
• Exersaucers

These items go to the Clothing & More Building:
All Clothing - August event is for Fall/Winter Clothing, February event is for Spring/Summer Clothing

August Event: Seasonal Clothing Items for Fall/Winter: Coats, jackets, sweaters, long sleeve shirts/dresses, mittens, gloves, snowsuits, sleds, hats, Christmas wear, Costumes,blue jeans (accepted year round), capris (fall/winter colors), uniform shirts (short sleeves are accepted as long as they are uniform shirts), uniform or PE shorts, sweatsuits, boots, two piece outfits with long pants and short sleeve top as long as it is a MATCHING outfit, school spirit wear (short and long sleeve), etc. We accept short sleeve school age dresses as long as they as seasonally correct (no pastels in the fall). NEW for FALL 2018 EVENT - Check this list for additional items we will accept for SIZE 7 and larger at the FALL event that normally are only accepted at the spring event.

February Event: Seasonal Items for Summer/Spring include: Swimsuits, sandals, pool/water toys, swim gear/floats, Easter dresses/suits, light jackets, blue jeans (accepted year round), short sleeve shirts, capris (summer colors), dress up outfits, school spirit wear (short sleeve only), etc.

  • All Clothing 0-16 Boys/Girls Clothing
    Young Men/Junior Clothing
    Maternity \Nursing Clothing
    Dance Wear
    Dress Up
    Jeans
    Leggings
    Matching Sibling Outfits (Mother Daughter, Multiples, Coordinating Family Outfits, Etc)
    Pajamas
    School Spirit Wear
    Sports Wear
    Uniforms
    Fancy Dresses (Please no bridesmaids dresses)
    Athlesiure
    Bathrobes
  • Accessory Items
    Belts
    Hats
    Socks
    Ties
    Tights
  • Backpacks (School Type)
  • Shoes
  • Changing Tables\Dressers
  • Furniture (Fully Assembled)
  • Rocking Chairs
  • Bedding - Infant, Toddler, Boy\Girl
  • Lamps
  • Pictures / Frames
  • Room Decor
  • Curtains
  • Bedskirts
  • Sleeping Bags
  • Infant Items (Non Equipment)
  • Small Sized Infant And Toddler Toys (Larger ones go to the 2nd building)
  • Video Games, Accessories & Systems
  • Cake Pans
  • Kids Aprons
  • Lunchboxes
  • Art Supplies and Related Toys
  • Creative Play Toys
  • Board Games
  • Books
  • Dvds (Kids & Family Friendly Only) & CDs
  • Electronic Play Toys
  • Flash Cards
  • Homeschool
  • Puzzles
  • Trading Cards
  • Travel Games
  • Video Games & Systems
  • Infant Items
    Feeding (no bottles accepted)
    Changing
    Travel
    Keepsakes
    Sleeping
    Safety
    Nursing
    Activity\Play

Reminder about the "The Don't List" - Due to the inability to easily determine which of the following have been recalled, could contain lead or regulated plastics, sanitary reasons and concern for safe usage of these items, we will not be accepting the following items in addition to not accepting any recalled items:

• Baby Bottles or ANY item related to food consumption such as plates, sippy cups, silverware
• Jewelry (numerous lead recalls)
• Teething Toys
• Polly Pockets - only Larger size without any magnets can be accepted)
• Magnetix or other similar type magnetic toys due to recalls and CPSC alerts on these items
• Mattresses
• Painted wooden toys (except Brio or those made in USA) Wooden puzzles must have printed manufacturer information on them or you cannot verify they are okay.
• Vinyl Children’s books (bath time books)
• Car Seats older than 5 years
• Cribs - we cannot accept any cribs - laws are in place that make it illegal to pretty much sell any preloved crib including converted toddler bed from a crib
• 5 year Rule on Strollers, Exersaucers, high chairs, infant swings, or other large baby equipment item - cannot be older than 5 years
• Dollar Store/Dollar Tree or similar type items
• Grab Bags that do not contain all of the same items (it is too hard for us to confirm what is in the bags if we are unable to see the items well)
• Any recalled item even if the recall has been done since it is impossible for us to verify this

If you provide an email from the manufacturer stating that a painted wood item does not contain ANY lead and is not recalled, we will accept it. You will need to bring a copy of the email.

We also do not accept the below and any other non childrens type of items:
• Household items
• Decorative home items (candles, living room paintings, family room lamps, etc)
• Breakables (mirrors, porcelain dolls, figurines, etc)
• Free items that were given away such as free items at childbirth
• Body paint, body art
• Cook books for adults (we accept kids cook books)
• Magazines or coffee table type books
• Textbooks except homeschool curriculum only
• Bedding larger than full size
• Food items
• Junior items older than 3 years or not current styles
• Maternity items older than 3 years
• Ladies clothing - We cannot emphasize this enough - we do not accept ladies clothing
• Ladies handbags
• Ladies shoes (limited to only Jr brands listed http://www.kidsignments.com/junior-mat-em.php)
• Underwear (unopened packages accepted)
• Disposable diapers(unopened or opened package)
• Food items
• Lotions, powders or liquids
• T-shirts that are of the 'someone went to somewhere and I got was this t-shirt' type
• Non-family movies
• TV's, DVD players, computers, printers and other types of these electronic items.
• Computer Software
• Music CDs

We know you will use your best judgment when deciding what to bring.