Every Tuesday, we poll our ConsignmentMommies on Facebook for their “best” consignment sale tips! Each week, we’ll share the best ideas here on our blog!
This Week’s topic generated some great advice & words of wisdom on how to make some serious money with consignment sales!
Price it Low
Honestly, pricing low. I sell a very hight percentage of my items because the price IS right. – Katie
Presentation is Everything
I iron the clothes I sell to make them more presentable and possibly more appealing. – Renee
Boxes, Manuals & Packaging
Keep all the packages and boxes to your items and also directions. – Marina
I try to keep all instruction sheets / manuals that go with equipment and bigger toys. – Stacey
Find High-Ring Items
Make sure it isn’t all clothes. Throw in some toys to bring that paycheck up! – Lisa
Grouping cute stuff together and discounting it. – Sarah
Take a Picture To Increase Buyer Confidence
For boxed or disassembled items, having a photograph attached will help show a potential buyer see exactly what their getting, notes with exactly what is wrong or right with the item help too! When I’m buying something and it’s apart, I put it together myself to ensure I’m getting everything needed. – Megan