Best Maternity and Children's Consignment Shops
These places to buy Children’s Resale were voted the Bay Area’s 2017 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.
Gold (tie): Once Upon a Child. It buys and sells gently used items for children including clothes, shoes and toys. 39644 Cedar Blvd., Newark. 510-573-4530. www.onceuponachildnewark.com.
Gold (tie): Ruby’s Garden. This local shop sells new and used children’s clothing including items by area designers. 5026 Telegraph Ave., Oakland. 510-595-5325. www.rubysgarden.com.
Silver: Eco Thrift. 25891 Mission Blvd., Hayward. 510-487-6212. ecothrift.com/Hayward.
Bronze: Lauren’s Closet. 1420 Park St., Alameda. 510-865-2219. www.facebook.com/lcalameda/.
Gold: Bird in the Nest. Not only does this boutique offer gifts, recycled clothes and gear for moms and children, but it provides a child-friendly experience with play area, changing table and nursing chair. 1568 Laurel St., San Carlos. 650-592-1983. www.thebirdinthenest.com.
Silver: Once Upon a Child. 1878 S. Norfolk St., San Mateo. 650-458-3595. www.onceuponachild.com/san-mateo.
Gold: Kid to Kid. Bring your outgrown kids’ clothes, maternity wear, toys and baby gear to sell, and then purchase gently-used items. 2666 Homestead Road, Santa Clara. 408-244-2248. kidtokid.com.
Silver: Goodwill. Multiple locations. www.goodwill.org.