We all know that shopping for children can get really
expensive and a little depressing when you realize how much you are spending on
clothes that they are going to ruin or outgrow in a few short months. That’s why I do some of my shopping at Just Between Friends Fort Worth, which is Texas’ largest children’s consignment sale. The next sale is Thursday, March 5 – Monday, March 9 (full schedule here) at Will Rogers Memorial Center in the Amon G. Carter Exhibit Hall.
First time parents, grandparents, volunteers and sellers can sign-up for a presale pass! You find all the details here. You can also download this coupon for free admission.
Here a few tips on purchasing second-hand items for
clothes and determine what they need for the upcoming season. It won’t be as
overwhelming to search through all the racks if you go in knowing what you are
looking to purchase.
easy to overspend. Remember to double check all your purchases before you check
out to make sure you are staying within your budget.
make sure you are at the sale as soon as the doors open. If possible you can sign
up as a volunteer in exchange for a presale pass.
only accepting gently used items, but it’s still important to examine each item
before purchasing. Always double-check to make sure the clothes and shoes are
the correct size. A consigner may have mistyped a size and you end up buying a
4T instead of a 5T.
racks with armloads of clothes, shoes and books. Most consignment sales do not
offer shopping carts or bags so you will need to bring your own.