General Pricing Guidelines
-$2 minimum on all items, price in whole dollar increments only
-Set prices fair and reasonable. This is a consignment sale, not a garage sale. Do not drastically underprice an item to get rid of it; the goal is to make as much profit as possible!
-Items may be discounted half-price Sunday, the last day of the sale
*We sell over 80% of our items full price*
As a general rule, price the item 1/4 to 1/3 (and up to ½) of the original sale price.
Brand name toys and larger items- around 50% of the original price
Clothing- 20 to 35% of the original price
Outfits- $4-15(higher for designer brands or multiple pieces)
Coats- 25-35% of the original price
Baby equipment-If like the new and current design, 25-45% of the original price
Furniture- 25-40% of the original price
Cribs- $40 and up.
Toddler and twin beds- $20 and up.
Do not price cribs and furniture pieces together; price each item individually*
Toys- 25-40% of the original price
Consider condition and popularity when pricing.
Movies- DVDs/BLU RAY, $2-$8
Books-Approx. 25%-30% of the original price
Ex. 2 to 3 Arthur paperback books approx. $3
List all titles on the tag, list like books together.
Large Plastic toys:(little tykes, Step 2) –from 35-50%, varying on condition.
Higher if very current and in new condition, with no fading, etc.
PRO TIP: Big-ticket items tend to sell better if you print out a description from online stores to show how much it cost new
If donating items or not picking up unsold items, mark tags for donating!
Get as much as you can before donating!
*Great Resource for sizing and pricing: http://consignmentmommies.com/Resources/ClothingGuide.htm