Top Kids Resale and Consignment Shops in Orlando
Orlando schools are back in session and that means the inevitable back-to-school shopping spree! Going beyond standard school supplies like pencils and crayons, many kids want to add to their closets and drawers. Just one growth spurt and your child may require an entirely new collection of pants and shorts! And with all those changing sizes in clothes and shoes, a new wardrobe can get quite pricey. Consignment shops to the rescue! Save money by visiting Orlando thrift and consignment stores for kids. Children can enjoy "new" back-to-school outfits, while parents can enjoy more money in the bank.
There's lots of reasons to shop resale shops! At a time when everything seems to get more expensive by the week, shopping from a thrift or consignment store is a great economic choice. Thrifting supports environmental sustainability, by repurposing clothing that might have otherwise ended up in a landfill. And the profits of some thrift stores go to important causes that help the community, like job-skills training and animal shelters.
Read on and learn about some great consignment stores near Orlando!
Need more back-to-school help? We've got great after-school ideas to further your child's education, like cooking classes, swimming lessons, dance classes, and more in our Orlando Guide to Classes for Kids.
Resale and Consignment Shops for Kids in Orlando
Gatorlillys - College Park, Winter Park, and Winter Garden
Opened in 2016, this store now boasts multiple locations. Specializing in Lilly Pulitzer, you will also find other upscale brands like Kate Spade, J.Crew, and Tory Burch. Items are gently used or NWT ("New With Tags"). You may also find something for yourself, as Gatorlillys has great finds for adults in addition to kids.
Trendy Kids sells everything from clothes to accessories.
Trendy Kids - Apopka
Trendy Kids carries girls and boys clothing from infant to size 16. In addition to finding the basics, like bottoms, tops and shoes, the special occasion items are aplenty. This consignment shop has suit coats for young men, fancy dresses for girls, and all the accessories you could need in-between. The athletic shoe collection includes cleats and skates in a variety of sizes and colors.
Once Upon a Child - Multiple Locations
The Once Upon a Child chain has locations across the country, with many based in Central Florida, including Kissimmee, Orlando, Ocoee, Altamonte Springs, and more. Find kids clothing from sizes 6 months-16 youth. Many of your child's favorite brands routinely are sold here, like Justice, Nike, Old Navy, and Jumping Beans.
Sproutfitters Children's Resale - Leesburg
Sproutfitters brings on the fun vibes! Offering boys and girls clothing from baby to tween, this locally-owned store is merchandised thoughtfully. Sproutfitters also participates in local pop-up markets and has an active social media presence.
Get some great back-to-school swag at Sweet Repeat of Oviedo.
Sweet Repeats of Oviedo - Oviedo
Sweet Repeats focuses on quality and condition of clothing. Consignment store shoppers can preview items on the store's website before heading over to the physical location. Visitors find brands like Polo, Volcom, Justice, and Hannah Anderson. You may also want to pick up something for yourself as the adult-sized collection is lovely.
OMG! thrift - Casselberry
There is an ample selection of girls and boys clothing from baby to teen at OMG!, and price specials are presented in a fun and creative manner that makes for an enjoyable shopping experience. Check OMG's website or social media channels for daily deals or sales specials.
Plato's Closet is filled with clothing for teens and tweens.
Plato's Closet - Multiple Locations
For fashion-forward tweens and teens, Plato's Closet has brands like H&M, Levi's, American Eagle, Nike, Adidas, and PINK at a fraction of retail prices. (Many items are NWT!) Sizes start at 0 for ladies and XS for men, and go up to 2X for both.
Goodwill - Multiple Locations
While not exclusively a children's thrift store, Goodwill has an abundant supply of kids' clothing. This beloved brand makes it easy for families since it's open seven days a week.
Thrift store and consignment shop prices are far less than new retail, and remember, you can also sell your own gently worn clothing to these fantastic stores. Many will pay you cash on the spot, or allow you to put the value towards merchandise in the store without paying tax at check out. This is especially helpful when your kids quickly outgrow items that are still in good condition.
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