Accepted Items

Five Little Bees Kids Consignment Sale accepts clothing in sizes infant through juniors, children’s shoes, baby accessories and twin, full, and queen bedding, toys/books/videos, equipment such as strollers, walkers, etc., and just about anything else related to kids!

PLEASE NOTE: We no longer accept maternity clothing.

Items must be in excellent condition with no signs of wear and no damage such as tears, holes, missing buttons, dysfunctional zippers, and stains. Only items applicable to the upcoming season will be accepted (for example, swimsuits and sandals, etc. should only be brought to the spring sale, and Halloween costumes only at the fall sale). Dance wear items are an exception to this policy – they are accepted at all sales.

Every item will be checked-in during drop-off and any unacceptable items will be sent home with the consignor. Please don’t be offended if we ask you to take back some of your items. We will be screening very closely so as to maintain the quality of the sale. We reserve the right to refuse any item that we feel may not sell. It is often easy to miss a spot or tear when you are getting your items ready at home. We want to be known for having the best quality merchandise and we want you as a purchaser to have confidence that you are buying the best at  Five Little Bees Consignment.

PLEASE NOTE: It is the CONSIGNOR’S RESPONSIBILITY, as seller of the items, to make sure none of their items have been recalled. Sources are listed below for checking recall lists.

CLOTHING

●  Children’s clothing up to a boys size 20, girls size 16, and Juniors sized clothing will be accepted. We realize that some popular, high-demand teen brands are now making sizes small enough to be considered children’s sizes 10-16. Examples include the following sizes/brands:XXS,XS,Small in Ambercrombie, Aeropostale, American Eagle & Hollister. If you bring these items, please write the size equivalent on the tag – for example, Labeled “XXS”, write “10” on tag; Labeled “XS”, write “12” on tag; Labeled “SMALL” , write “14-16” on tag. All clothing must be tagged with a numbered size, NOT “S”, “M”, or “L”. If your clothing is labeled S, M, or L, please convert the letters into numbered sizes on your tag.Must be applicable to the upcoming season.

●  Children’s shoes only – Infants to boys/girls size 5!

●  Halloween costumes, coats, other winter-season items will accepted at the fall sale.

●  Swimsuits with be accepted at the spring sale.

●  Dancewear accepted at any sale.

●  We will accept onesies NEW in the package or if worn they must be on hangers.

 

INFANT & CHILD ACCESSORIES

●   Nursing/Feeding supplies, diaper bags, blankets, etc.

●   Nursery needs: diaper pails, potty chairs, bath seats, guardrails, etc.

●   Hats, hairbows, belts/ties, etc. accepted at all sales.

●   Children’s Dinnerware – Plates, Dinnerware, cups, etc.

 

BEDDING AND DECOR

●  Picture frames, mobiles, rugs, lamps & more – MUST be infant/child themed

●  Twin, Full, and Queen Bedding sets, sheets, mattress pads, pillows, etc.

● Crib Bedding: Only accepted if priced $30 or less AND the price is written in blue or black ink. The bedding must be current style.

●  Furniture – Dressers, changing tables, bassinets, toddler or twin size beds, rocking chairs, children’s tables or desks, etc.

 

TOYS, BOOKS, AND VIDEOS

●   Must be in working order with all pieces and include batteries

●   Games and puzzles will accepted. Wooden puzzle needs to be in zip-lock bag

●   Books – Children’s or parenting books.  All must be in good condition.

●   Stuffed Animals – Only those that perform some action (i.e., talk, play music, move). Item must include working batteries.

●   No videos without covers! Please make sure the video and cover match! No R-rated or home-recorded videos

 

EQUIPMENT

●   Strollers, walkers, high-chairs, exer-saucers, bikes, wagons, baby swings, playground equipment, etc.

●  Toddler beds, bassinets, mattresses, etc.

●   Equipment must be clean.

●   Attach any accompanying small items securely.

 

WE WILL NOT ACCEPT THE FOLLOWING:

∅ Maternity clothing

∅ Souvenir Shirts

∅ Car seats

∅  Breast Pumps

∅  Any drop-side style cribs. They have all been recalled and taken off the market.

∅  Any clothing or items with inappropriate messages or photos

∅  Stuffed Animals – Unless they sing, dance or talk

∅  Dolls without clothing

∅  Used pacifiers

∅  Dirty toys, furniture or equipment

∅  Battery-operated toys without batteries. Batteries can be purchased at the dollar store.

∅  Underwear – Please do not bring in used undergarments.

 

CHECK THESE WEBSITES FOR RECALLED ITEMS

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls 

If you are unsure about an item, go to the Contact Us page and send an e-mail with your question.

 

WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY ITEMS NOT UP TO OUR STRICT STANDARDS