Yard sales and thrift stores are great places to buy baby clothes. You can find things that still have price tags on them for hardly nothing.
Also, buying clothes off season will help you save a lot too. I got my daughter sweat shirts for the winter in July for just $1 each at Wal-Mart. When searching the sales racks, if I find something I just love marked down cheap, I'll buy it even if she won't wear it for a while. Kids are forever needing clothes, no matter what size they're in, so why not buy something ahead of time when it's cheap like that instead of waiting?
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Saving Money on Baby Clothes
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Hand me downs are great! Another new thing that has come out to save money is http://zulily.com They offer up to 70% off of baby/children/maternity products!
our salvation army and good wills are great when my son was born i used to go to the hugh end stores and buy but that didnt last long after i found these same brand mall names clothes at the thrifts and i have bought baby blankets named brand clothes and shoes etc dressing a baby is not quite as expensive as ya think at our goodwill all pieces are 2.29 for baby and kids thats a bargain and where ya gonna get gymboree and childrens place for that cheap not even at a yard sale people price that a lil higher!!! my kids both survived and actually i used to get great compliments on their clothes and people were always amazed it was so cheap!!!now my kids are 9 and 10 and daughter loves to go and pick named brand stuff out it kills me to see platos closets and stuff lie that which are glorified thrifts!!!! lol
buy baby clothes at the end of the season..My Son is expecting a Daughter in June...By the time the baby is 3-6 months old it will be needing warmer clothes..I got alot of new baby clothes (winter) at 50% & 70% off.
Try calling consignment shops in your area. Sometimes they not only carry adult but baby and children's clothing as well.
In our city we have a mothers with multiples club. They have sales with used baby items once a year and raise money for our local adoption agencies. See if maybe something like this is in your town.
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I am so grateful for hand me downs. I ask mothers with children for them and then separate by season and size in rubbermaid tubs in the basement. I can't believe the prices on clothes for kids, its so expensive. Also whatever I have too much of in a particular size and season I pass along. People know that I will take it all, plus it makes people feel good to know that their stuff is going to a good cause and not some bin in a parking lot that is going to get turned around and resold for profit. Also for my shower, (my third kid), I requested used baby clothes, as a gift, I will hopefully get a fair amount.
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My youngest Gbaby is 1 1/2 yrs old today.She's been in training for any&all "sales",lol.When I shop the consignment circuit or yard sales I mostly buy shoes& sneakers.I had sticker shock when I saw prices on new ones..There is also a 12yr.gap between her &her sister,so I did alot of baby clothes,bibs,blankets etc.B-4 she arrived.Another place is: freecycle.com in your area.
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