Do you have an Item Limit for consignors?

We have a minimum limit of 15 items in order to participate, unless you have furniture or baby equipment. You may enter 299 items per batch. There is a $10.00 participation fee per consignor number. You may register for as many consignor numbers as you'd like.

What are my Consignor Options regarding printing barcode labels to stick onto my tags?

Option 1 - Let us print them for you free of charge. You'll pick them up and label your items at the store on one of the Drop Off Days. (This is most popular.) Option 2 - Let us print them for you free of charge. You'll pick them up and label your items at home. Then bring your already labelled items on Drop Off Days. You will need to sign a Release of Guarantee form. Option 3 - Print your barcode labels at home using a COLOR PRINTER. Follow the directions CAREFULLY that appear after you enter your items. Label your items at home. Bring your labelled items on Drop Off Days.You will need to sign a Release of Guarantee form.

Can I bring my spouse or mother with me to the Pre-Sale?

We allow volunteers and consignors to bring either their spouse or parent with them to help them shop, not a sister or best friend. You may give your guest pass to your sister or friend & meet them at the Guest Sale later in the evening. Our volunteers and consignors have worked hard to earn this special shopping privilege and we want to honor them. We will be checking!

Can I bring children to the Pre-Sale?

We DO NOT allow you to bring your children to any Pre-Sale event unless its a nursing infant. MUST BE IN A SLING ONLY. Just bring a tape measure and their measurements and enjoy a mom's night out. Children are welcome to attend on one of the Public shopping days.

How should I price my items?

We suggest you set the price at 30% of the retail value. Baby Equipment, Furniture and Large Indoor/Outdoor Toys usually sell for more and are in high demand. We have an abundance of 0-6 month sizes, so they must be priced competitively in order to sell. Maternity and Junior clothing are not shopped as heavily, so price these competitively, also.

Can I be a consignor in several Rhea Lana's events?

Yes, but you will need to enter your items online in separate batches and under separate Consignor Numbers. Register for each sale separately.

Can I use wire hangers?

No, use children's plastic hangers for sizes 10 and below. Use larger plastic hangers for sizes 12 and above. No wire hangers, please! Plastic hangers allow your clothes to hang better and look their best for shoppers.

How do I secure small pieces with Toys or Equipment?

Place them in a ziploc bag and then seal the ziploc with clear packing tape. With a sharpie please write your consignor number and the price on the bag in case the tag gets separated from the bag. This is important!

When I sell items in a ziploc bag, how do I attach the price tag?

First, be sure to affix the barcode label to the string tag; do not stick it directly onto the item or the bag. Then attach the string tag to the item and tag inside the bag. Make sure the tag is visible.

How do I carry my clothes while I am shopping?

We suggest you bring a bag or laundry basket with your name on it. We do have some laundry baskets and large bags that will be first come first serve to those in need while shopping in the store.

What if my item is not worth your minimum price guideline of $3.00?

If it meets our "excellence quality" standards, then group it together with one or two more like items. Pin them together on a hanger, or group them in a ziplock bag and put one price for the entire group.

Should I iron my clothes?

Wrinkled clothes do not sell! We will likely send them home to you if they are extremely wrinkled. Please do what is necessary to make your clothes look clean and nice. Remember, the better they look, the more likely they are to sell!

Can I enter additional batches?

Yes, you may enter additional batches.

I don't smoke, but my husband does, what if there is a small amount of smoke odor in my children's clothing that I am bringing to sell?

We are not able to accept ANY clothing that has odor of any kind. When it is hung on the rack with other clothes, the odor spreads. We must be sensitive to children and families with allergies and we absolutely cannot sell any items with smoke odor, pet odor, or any other kind of odor. Clothing with pet hair is also not acceptable.

Do my clothing items have to be in season?

Yes! Each event is seasonal... For our Back to school FALL/WINTER EVENTS we accept clothing (including jeans, shorts, short sleeves, long sleeves, fleece, sweaters, jackets/coats, shoes/boots but please save all Summer clothing (tank tops, swimsuits, flip flops) for our Spring/Summer Event. At our SPRING/SUMMER EVENTS we accept clothing (including jeans, shorts, short sleeves, long sleeves, light weight jackets, tank tops, swimsuits, flip flops/shoes, and Easter wear). Please save your heavy coats, boots, and fleece items for our Fall/Winter Event.