Frequently Asked Questions

Sweet Child of Mine is your local Consignment Store for buying and selling second-hand goods. We appreciate our customers and want to give you the best service that we can provide. Part of that is sharing our store information. Check out some frequently asked questions about our operations and products.

Q: Can I sell or donate summer clothing during the winter (or vise versa)?

A: No. We only consign items that are in season. We accept summer clothing during the months of April to August. However, we do accept donations of all items thorughout the entire year. 

Q: What if all of my items are not sold at Sweet Child of mine? 

A: After your clothing has been on our racks for 6 months, you can choose to take the remaining items home or donate the rest.

Q: What happens to my winter items during the summer and my summer items during the winter?

A: We do take our shorts and tank tops down during the winter selling months (August to April). We also take our winter jackets, snow pants, boots, hats, and mittens down during the summer selling months (April to August). If your seasonal items do not sell during the season, they will be stored with us until the following season unless you request them back. We do keep short sleeve shirts, long sleeve shirts, jeans, sweatpants, leggings, and short and long sleeve dresses out year-round. 

Q: Are there any items you do not accept or sell? 

A: We do not sell used children's underwear. We also do not consign clothing with stains, holes, rips, or tears or excessive amounts of pet hair.  

Q: How much do I earn if I consign my items through Sweet Child of Mine 

A: You earn 50% of the profit. 

Q: How will I be notified that my items have sold? 

A: We will notify you via text message, email, (or both if preferred) at the end of each month to let you know how much money in merchandise you have sold and how much credit of that you will receive.