At The Kids Clothesline we accept almost any item related to children. If you'd like to consign something that you don't see listed below just email us and ask. We accept all sizes of children's clothes, preemie infants to teen. For the fall/winter sale we will only accept fall and winter clothing. For the spring/summer sale we will only accept spring and summer clothing. See below for a more complete description of fall/winter/spring/summer.
We are striving to be the BEST place to consign in the Lehigh Valley and have carefully planned this sale with your interests in mind. If you have any questions please contact us!
- Accepted Clothing, Shoes & Accessories
- Accepted Indoor & Outdoor Toys
- Accepted Books, DVD's & Video Games
- Accepted Baby Accessories
- Accepted Baby Equipment & Furniture
- Accepted Room Decor
- Items NOT Accepted
- Description of Seasonal Items
All clothing must be in EXCELLENT CONDITION (no holes, stains, tears or missing buttons), neat, clean and free of odors. Clothing must be current styles (less than 3 years old). Please do not bring any damaged, worn out, faded, or out-dated clothing. Please follow our directions to prepare your clothing and items for the sale.
If an item that does not meet our strict criteria manages to make it though inspection and is found on the sales floor it will be removed and placed in a "stained item box" and eventually thrown away. Please check your items closely before bringing them to the sale. It is YOUR responsibility!
LIMITS: You must have at least 25 items to consign. The total item limit per consignor is 300 items. Infant clothing is limited for sizes up to 24 months to 25 pieces per size per gender. These limits are in place to maintain a quality sale!
INFANT CLOTHING LIMITS: (per gender)
0-3 months: 25 items per gender
3 months: 25 items per gender
3-6 months: 25 items per gender
6 months: 25 items per gender
6-9 months: 25 items per gender
9 months: 25 items per gender
9-12 months: 25 items per gender
12 months: 25 items per gender
12-18 months: 25 items per gender
18 months: 25 items per gender
18-24 months: 25 items per gender
24 months: 25 items per gender
CHILDREN'S CLOTHING: Up to teen sizes, PLEASE NO WOMEN'S CLOTHING! Please see seasonal chart below for seasonal items that are accepted at each event. Clothing labeled S, M or L must be tagged with a size number. For example, you have a shirt that is tagged as a M and your son was wearing size 10 when he wore the shirt, please tag the shirt as a size 10. Consider grouping like clothing items together, one hanger = one item. Two baby sleepers on one hanger is considered one item.
MATERNITY CLOTHING: As a trial we will contine to accept maternity clothing at the spring sale. Maternity items are limited to 10 pieces per consignor and MUST be current styles in excellent condition! All seasons maternity will be accepted.
SHOES: Shoes are limited to 4 pair per gender so bring your best! Children's shoes only! Laces (if applicable) should be like new, shoes should be clean and show little wear. If your shoes are brand new/never worn we will accept more than 4 pairs.
ACCESSORIES: Hats, Scarves, gloves, hairbows, belts, ties, sunglasses, child purses, backpacks, socks & tights.
TOYS: All toys must have ALL pieces, be in working order & clean! Anything requiring batteries must have working batteries. New toys in original packaging do not need batteries. PLEASE do not package toys in a way to purposely hide damaged parts. It's dishonest and disappointing to someone buying your item.
LARGE TOYS: Bicycles/tricycles, bicycle trailers & seats, scooters, ride-ons, rocking horses, doll house, tool benches, toddler tables, picnic tables, art desks, easels, play houses, kitchens, water/sand tables, slides, swing sets, tree swings, hockey tables, train tables, indoor trampolines.
SPORTS & DANCE EQUIPMENT: Baseball, Football, Soccer, Lacrosse, Wrestling, Basketball, Tennis, Golf, Swim, Dance. (Bats, balls, gloves, tees, helmets, pads, cleats, shoes, head gear, dance wear, goals, returns, goggles, life jackets, rackets, gold clubs etc. (for children/teens only!) All gear must be washed and wiped down. Obviously some sports equipment will show more signs of wear than other items but items must be clean! Scuffs are okay but dirt is not.
CHARACTER STUFFED TOYS: (ie. Elmo, Blues clues, Dora) and electronic stuffed toys (battery operated) will be accepted. Other stuffed animals are not accepted.
INFANT & TODDLER TOYS
GAMES, CRAFTS & EDUCATIONAL: Board games, puzzles, electronic games, educational games, kids craft & science, play dough, etc.
DOLLS & ACTION FIGURES: Dolls, Actions figures & accessories.
BUILDING: Legos, Knex, Blocks, etc.
ELECTRONICS: Portable Tv's, radios/cd players, ipods, any small electronic related to kids.
BOOKS: Infant, toddler, preschool, elementary, youth, parenting, pregnancy, health & cook books are accepted.
DVD'S: We accept DVD's for kids and parents, no movies rated above PG 13 please.! We are no longer accepting VHS.
VIDEO GAMES: Video game systems and games, playstation, nintendo, Xbox, Wii, etc.
FEEDING: Bottles (without nipples), cups, plates, utensils, bibs, burb cloths, new pacifiers & new bottle nipples, boppy pillows, manual breast pumps (we are no longer accepting motorized breast pumps).
BATH: Tubs, towels, wash cloths, sealed/new soaps & lotions, toys
POTTY: Seats, covers, diapers, like new cloth diapers, diaper pails, wipes, wipe warmers, changing pads & diaper bags.
SAFETY: Baby monitors, saftey gates, bed rails, car & car seat accessories, baby proofing items, night lights
SLINGS & BABY CARRIERS
BABY EQUIPMENT: Equipment is a big seller. Items will sell better when set up for the buyer to see. If you wish to have them set up, you must do this when you drop the items off.
CRIBS: We are no longer accepting drop down side cribs or any crib that is not certified safe by the maunfacturer! We cannot accept a crib mattress unless it is part of a crib or bed.
HIGH CHAIRS, BOOSTER SEATS
CAR SEATS: If you are bringing a car seat you will be required to fill out a car seat waiver at drop off. We will not accept a car seat that is within a year of expiring, please check your expiration date. All car seats will be carefully inspected. We will only accepts seats from the original owner in immaculate condition!
SWINGS, WALKERS, SAUCERS
TODDLER BEDS, TWIN & BUNK BEDS
ROOM DECOR: Child themes; Lamps, picture frames, wall hangings, photo albums, rugs, crib mobiles, wall shelving & step stools.
BEDDING: Child themes; Sized Crib, Toddler, Twin & Full. Sheets, mattress pads, comforters, blankets & Pillows. Receiving blankets, pack & play accessories& sleeping bags.
RECALLED ITEMS: Please check to make sure that none of your items have been recalled. Click the link below for current recall lists. We take recalls seriously! Recalled items will be rejected at check-in. Recalled items not caught at check in will be thrown away if found on the sales floor. Please check the CPSC web site or
CRIBS: manufactured before June 28, 2011 – unless certified safe
OUT OF DATE ITEMS: clothing or baby equipment
OUT OF SEASONS ITEMS
ADULT CLOTHING OR SHOES
USED UNDERWEAR: We do accept new underwear in the package
MATTRESSES: unless with a crib or bed
STUFFED ANIMALS: unless they are popular characters
USED BOTTLE NIPPLES OR PACIFIERS: we do accept them new
GAMES OR PUZZLES WITH MISSING PARTS!
UNCLEAN TOYS OR BABY EQUIPMENT
PERISHABLE ITEMS: food or formula
TOYS WITHOUT BATTERIES
ITEMS WITH STAINS, TEARS, MISSING PARTS!
CLOTHING ON PLASTIC HANGERS: Unless the item is new with tags on original hanger and cannot be removed easily.
ELECTRIC BREAST PUMPS: We do accept manual pumps
DVD'S WITHOUT CASES
*Short sleeved & 3/4 length sleeved tops (unless they have fall winter detail)
*Shorts & Capri's
*Light weight jackets
*swim suits & cover ups
*baseball hats, sun hats
*PJ's in light weight fabrics.
*onsie/pants outfits 18months and under
*ligh colored button down dress shirts
*any season dance wear
*any season maternity
*Long Sleeved tops (unless they have summer detail (beach scenes)
*Skirts in winter fabrics - corduroy, velvet, flannel, fleece, suede
*Winter fabrics - corduroy, velvet, flannel, fleece, suede
*Coats, snow pants, winter hats, gloves, mittens
*PJ's in heavy winter fabric, no fleece or winter detail (snowmen, christmas, etc).
*Long sleeved & 3/4 sleeved shirts (unless spring/summer detail)
*short sleeved holiday dresses
*sleeveless jumpers in winter fabrics (denim, corduroy, velvet or dark color)
*Skirts in winter fabrics - corduroy, velvet, flannel, fleece, suede, denim
*Coats & Jackets, including hoodies
*any season dance wear
*PJ's in heavy winter fabric, fleece& flannel
*any seasons maternity
*Short sleeved tops (unless they have fall winter detail)
*Shorts & Capri's
*Skirts in light weight fabrics
*swim suits & cover ups, beach towels
*sandals or open toed shoes
*PJ's in light weight fabrics with spring summer detail.