Whale of a Sale accepts quality, current, clean, brand-name items in excellent condition. Please examine your items in good lighting.
- High demand Items: Bikes, tricycles, scooters, kitchens, dollhouses, ride-on toys
- Games, puzzles, and crafts
- Stuffed animals: ONLY those that do something (move, music, talk with working batteries)
SPORTS EQUIPMENT, ACCESSORIES & OUTDOOR PLAY
- Biking: Bikes (kid and adult), bike racks, helmets, cycling accessories, child seats and trailers
- Outdoor fun: skateboards, rollerblades, roller skates, scooters, tricycles, kayaks, life jackets, pool rafts and floats, water tables, slides, houses, ride-on cars, pool toys
- Equipment: Cleats, balls, helmets, bats, tennis rackets, lacrosse and hockey sticks, practice nets, t-Ball stands, gloves, shin guards for all sports, skis
- Exercise: Ellipticals, treadmills, weights, DVDs, bands, bosu, mats, game tables: foosball, ping pong, and air hockey
- ADULT SIZED rackets, skis, skates, helmets, bikes, etc. are accepted
GEAR (HIGH DEMAND)
- Strollers, high chairs, pack and plays, exersaucers, swings, bouncy chairs, baby carriers, car seat BASES (no car seats)
- Breast pumps must be brand new or in excellent condition. No used pump parts accepted such as hoses and shields.
- Diaper Genies and Potty Seats/Chairs must be brand new in packaging ONLY
- Changing tables, gliders, dressers, toddler beds and cribs manufactured after June 28, 2011
BEDDING & DECOR
- Limited to 5 pieces per consignor
- Decor to include canvas pictures, baskets, lamps and rugs. Non-child related knick knacks will not be accepted
- Bedding, blankets and glass items – must be brand new in packaging ONLY
DESIGNER HANDBAGS & DIAPER BAGS
- In excellent used condition only
- Newborn to Kids Size 16 and Teen XS-XL
IN-DEMAND KIDS BRANDS
- Gap, Janie & Jack, Boden, Hanna Andersson, Lands End, Crewcuts, Tea, Matilda Jane, Under Armour, Nike, adidas, The North Face, Patagonia, Persnickety, Mud Pie and similar brands sold at Nordstrom, Von Maur, Saks and local boutiques
JUNIORS/TEEN CLOTHING – Limit of 25 pieces
- Suggested brands include Abercrombie & Fitch, Aeropostale, American Eagle, Delia’s, GAP, Juicy Couture, Justice, Wet Seal and similar brands.
- Must be a teen brand and sized XS, S, M, L, XL (Adult clothing or discount store clothing not permitted)
- MATERNITY: Limited to 10 pieces
- ACTIVEWEAR: Limited to 15 pieces. Suggested brands are Lululemon, adidas, Athleta, Nike, Under Armour, Patagonia. Very popular!
- DESIGNER/CURRENT FASHION: Limited to 15 pieces.
- The ONLY brands accepted are:
- Anthropologie brands
- Evereve brands
- J Crew
- Matilda Jane
- Nordstrom brands
- Any high end designer brand
- The ONLY brands accepted are:
- NEW: Lularoe is no longer accepted
- Mall brands not listed above/non activewear is NOT accepted
Please size in XS, S, M, L, XL
CLOTHING ACCEPTED BY SEASON*
- Spring Sale: Spring/Summer clothing: shorts, sundresses, polos, Easter dresses, light coats
- Fall Sale: Fall/Winter clothing: Sweaters, coats, holiday wear
- Accepted Year Round: Bathing suits, jeans, long sleeved tees, khaki pants and layering pieces, costumes, dress-up clothing and dancewear
- Seasonally appropriate shoes only, must be in excellent condition
- Accepted year round: Rain boots, athletic shoes, water shoes, fashion shoes
- Socks and Underwear: If brand new in packaging only
- Cloth diapers: If brand new or excellent condition: clean, laundered and bleached
Items We are Unable to Accept
- FEEDING such as bottles, plates, utensils, burp rags, bibs, unless NEW
- DIAPERING such as potty chairs and diaper genies, unless NEW
- VHS tapes, DVDs, CDs
- BREAST PUMPS that are not in excellent condition. No used breast pump parts.
- STUFFED ANIMALS unless brand new or “do something”
- BEDDING and Blankets, unless NEW in the package
- Battery operated items without batteries
- DIRTY toys, furniture, or equipment or HAPPY MEAL TOYS
- Items that have been RECALLED
- Items UNRELATED to children and maternity
Clothing We are Unable to Accept
- Items with stains, odors, tears, smoke or excessive wear.
- Vacation/camp type T-shirts/sweatshirts. Must be name brand.
- ONESIES unless brand new with tags, with an outfit, or a thicker piece. (no thin)
- SOCKS or UNDERWEAR unless brand new in packaging
- OUT OF SEASON – except sports wear and bathing suits accepted year round
Brands We are Unable to Accept
- Arizona, Athletic Works, Faded Glory, Garanimals, George, Gerber, Hanes, Healthtex, Kid Connection, Nickelodeon, Okie Dokie, Route 66, Small Wonders, Wonder Kids
- Similar brands from Walmart, KMart and discount stores unless brand new with tags.