Here are some guidelines to help as you prepare your items for the sale. Click here to see what is acceptable and not acceptable for the sale.

Supplies Needed

HANGERS – in order to protect your clothing items we only accept plastic hangers. Find plastic hangers at Wal-Mart, Target, Dollar Stores. Retail plastic hangers are acceptable too.

STRING TAGS – Avery White Marking Tags Strung (size 1.75 x 1.093 inches) are required on each item to affix our barcode labels to. You can find these at Wal-Mart, office supply stores, Rhea Lana Store (link) or large quantities may be purchased from Amazon.

You’ll also need re-sealable bags (for shoes, small toys, etc…), masking tape, scotch tape, sharpie, and safety pins. For large quantities of quality safety pins we recommend ordering from Cleaners Supply .

If you would like to print your barcodes at home you’ll need adhesive address labels size 1” X 2 5/8” (30 up). We recommend ordering from Amazon Here. Please note: all labels printed at home MUST be printed in color.

Clothing

This sale is our Spring & Summer sale.

There is a 150 total item limit per Consignor ID.
There is a $11.00 Consignor Fee per Consignor ID.

We will be accepting Spring & Summer Clothing items as well as jeans & rain coats/light jackets. We will NOT accept, sweatshirts, sweatpants, fleece pants, winter jackets or winter accessories. Please consign ONLY YOUR BEST! We will not accept stained, out of style (older than 5 years) or out of season items.

There is a 25 INFANT HANGER LIMIT per GENDER on all items from size premie(0) through 12 month. Pick your best infant items and bundle them together. We exclude NWT (new with tag) items, swimsuits, coverups, raincoats, and swaddles/sleepsacks from this item count limitation.

There is a maternity clothing item limit of 10 total hangers (accessories & swimwear not included in this limit)

Whenever possible, put outfits together! Moms love to buy these! Be sure to consign your child's outgrown swimsuits, cover ups and spring/summer accessories!

The better your items look, the better they sell! Please take time to wash and iron your clothes if necessary. Please check for stains, broken zippers or snaps, torn hemlines, missing buttons etc.

We will be double checking at the store and will not accept any item that is not in excellent condition.

Use small plastic hangers for sizes 8 and below. Use larger plastic hangers for sizes 10 and above. No wire or metal hangers, please!

Please group items together so that they will equal a value of at least $3.00 as that is our minimum price allowance.

Please watch the how-to Consign video above for specific clothing prep info!

Shoes

Please only bring your like-new shoes, sandals, sport shoes and rain boots. No winter boots.

Please watch the how-to Consign video above for specific shoe prep info!

WE WILL NOT ACCEPT SHOES WITH SCUFFED TOES, EXCESSIVE WEAR, DIRTY, SMELLY OR DISCOLORED SOLES.

Bedding

We will only be accepting crib & TWIN sized bedding this sale.

It is best to package a bedding set together in its original clear plastic bag with zipper. WE CAN NOT ACCEPT CRIB BUMPERS. Large ziploc bags can also be purchased to keep bedding clean and together.

Blankets

We will only be accepting receiving and children's blankets this sale! Please no afghans, large comforters, or sleeping bags.

Hang and pin blankets over hangers.

Loose Items

Bottles, bibs, rattles, socks, bows, etc group together appropriately in ziploc bags. Tape the tag to the inside of the ziploc bag. It also helps to write your consignor number, price, description and size if applicable on the outside of the ziploc bag with a Sharpie in case the tag comes off during the sale. Seal with clear packing tape.

Toys, Furniture, Equipment

We sell 95% of Toys, Furniture and Baby Equipment!

Toys MUST be clean and in working order with batteries included.

Small parts must be bagged and attached to the main part very securely.

Games should be taped closed.

Puzzles, books, videos and small toys should be grouped accordingly and put in ziploc bags.

Secure with the tag on the inside of the ziploc bag with it visible and then close the bag and secure with clear packing tape.

It is also good to write your consignor number and info on the ziploc bag with a Sharpie in case the tag comes off. Puzzles should be wrapped securely in clear Saran wrap to keep the pieces intact.

TOYS NOT PACKAGED APPROPRIATELY WILL BE TURNED AWAY.

We will NOT be accepting plush or stuffed toys such as Beanie Baby, Disney Build a Bear or other name brand stuffed animals at this time. We will only allow battery operated stuffed/plush items such as: Laugh and Learn Smart Puppy, LeapFrog My Pal, Baby Einstein Octoplush, Tickle Me Elmo, FurReal Friends and similar items.

Toy recall information- Due to the high number of toy recalls during the past year, we will be inspecting toys very carefully. We reserve the right to pull any toy that we think might have been recalled.

Car Seats

Your car seat must have been manufactured within the past five years. It must not be subject to recall or have been in an accident.

All seat covers and straps must be thoroughly cleaned. You will be asked to sign a car seat waiver stating your car seat has all the pieces and is in excellent condition and not more than five years old.

Car seats will be closely inspected for safety reasons.

Furniture Nook

We will be happy to accept baby and children's furniture such as, changing tables, children's beds, dressers, rocking chairs, playroom furniture and more! Just please remember that we no longer accept any drop-side cribs, cribs manufactured before December 2010 & crib mattresses due to the latest recall and regulations by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

Please no TV's, electronics, room accessories not for a child's room, or nick-knacks!

Infant Care Items

We accept infant bottles withOUT nipples unless brand new and feeding accessories. Please package them in ziploc bags with the tag taped on the inside and the information labeled with a sharpie on the outside and taped closed. We also accept high chairs, booster seats and baby food makers.

We accept infant carriers and wraps, boppies, playmats and activity centers.

We accept infant swaddles, sleep sacks, shopping cart covers, nursing covers, car seat covers and changing table covers.

We accept bathtubs, potty seats, diapers, and safety items.

If you have any questions we’ll be happy to help! Contact Christine DeGraf at christine@rhealana.com.