Category Archives: Tips

How to Make Money Selling at a Consignment Sale

How to make Big Bucks at a Consignment Sale Consignment sales are a great way to sell your children’s outgrown items. With just a bit of extra effort, here are some simple ways to sell more of your items while increasing the cash in your wallet. 1.  Presentation is everything! Your items are competing with thousands of others, so make sure your items are clean, buttoned,

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A Sellers Guide to Spring Items for the Savvy Kids Consignment Sale

With the snow still flying and the icy roads, it is hard to believe that the Spring 2014 Savvy Kids Consignment Sale is less than 12 weeks away! It is that time of year to begin to think Spring and Summer, and get your items ready to list and tag. We have comprised a list of some of the best items to sell at

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10 Tips for Shopping Consignment Sales

We’re all looking for a deal. Especially during back to school season after family vacations and back to schools lists have had a go at your wallet. If your kids are anything like ours they probably hit a growth spurt over the summer months; too long pants suddenly became capris. Before you hit the mall consider shopping consignment sales. Like a Mom2Mom sale a

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Getting Ready for the Spring Sale, Part 2

Six weeks to go!  The continuing saga of my journey in preparing for the Spring Savvy Sale. For the most part, I have tackled the inventory that I have in the basement.  I will do a second sweep next week to be sure that I have all of my good stuff listed.  As soon as this Michigan weather consistently stays above 40 degrees, I

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Getting Ready for the 2013 Spring Sale, What I’m Doing Part 1

I’m a consignor just like you.  Due to my past resale/ hoarding experiences, I still have thousands of items to list.  Yes, that is correct.  Thousands. I know that everyone has different ways of listing and preparing their items, but I am sharing my “system” that seems to be working.  I am basing this on my learning experiences (i.e. lack of organization) during my

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Tagging Service 101

Are you a busy mom or dad?  Wait, don’t answer that.  Of course you are.  Are you a busy mom or dad that thinks that they don’t have the time to consign at the Savvy Sale? Well, if you answered yes, then the Savvy Tagging Service is perfect for you.  The only thing you need to do is to set up an appointment and

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Letting Go of Clutter to Purge!

Is your house bursting at the seams with your kid’s clothes, toys, and general gear?  Believe me, I know the feeling.  Here are some  tips to make the listing and tagging process simple and to get the most money out of your items. Start now!  The winter months do fly by, and it is the perfect time to hunker down and gather your items.  Sort by size,

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Where do I begin?

  Are you an interested in consigning at the Spring Savvy Kids Consignment Sale but are not sure how to begin? Here is a simple breakdown of steps you can take now to get prepared. If you haven’t done so, be sure to register as a new consignor. If you are a returning consignor, first log in to your account then click “Register for

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Three Weeks and Counting!

Three weeks!  I remember when it was 72 days away and I thought this Savvy Sale would never get here. Three weeks!  Time to start tackling that checklist to make sure that you are ready for selling. Are you registered?  If not, get REGISTERED!  It is fast and easy, and obviously the only way you can get started. If you haven’t already, it is most

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Tipsy Tuesday! Mommy School Supplies….

Ok, so it almost that time of year.  Back to School lists.  Yes, I know it is technically still Summer , but we moms know just how quickly it sneaks up on us. Pencils, red folders, notebooks, and paper towel rolls.  Yes, it’s the school supply list!  While you are out shopping for your kid’s supplies, why not make sure that you purchase your own “Consignment Sale” supplies

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