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How to put an extra $90 in your pocket!

Discount and Donate – These are terms you might hear us mention quite a bit but you might wonder, what do they mean and why do they want me to do it? Here are a couple of explanations for you and some reasons why we think it’s so important. Discounting – If you check the…

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A New Way to Declutter

True confession time. Our family has the hoarding gene. We fight it constantly but the urge to keep stuff way past its usefulness is always knocking on the door.  Because it’s a battle, I’m always looking for a new idea…a new “something” to help me be better at simplifying our home. Recently, I read a…

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I’ve Entered My Items…Now What?

Way to go! You got everything entered so you’re ready to tag and get your items ready for drop-off. Here are some of the supplies you’ll need to get your items ready to consign: Cardstock – You can print your tags on any printer except a home laser printer. The ink chips off of the…

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How to get YOUR Clothing Noticed

At our Plano Divine Consign sale, we’ll likely have about 60,000 clothing items. With that much competition, how do you get YOUR items to stand out? It’s all in the presentation. Make sure your hanger is turned the right way, like a question mark. Make sure your tag is safety pinned to the upper right…

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Do You Take…?

One of the most common questions we’re asked starts with “Do you take…”. Chances are the answer is “yes”. We sell most everything related to kids and maternity. Clothing, toys, baby equipment, books, feeding and diapering items, etc. Here are the 5 things we get asked about most that we say “no” to: Stuffed animals…

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How Do I Shop First?

Did you come to the sale last season and saw people leaving with things you wanted? How did they get in earlier than you? They VOLUNTEERED! By working just 4 or 5 hours during the sale, volunteers get to shop our Presale, the day BEFORE we open to the public. They shop first…before the first…

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The Breakfast and Shopping Experience

Everyone LOVES breakfast!  Combine breakfast with bargain shopping and you’ve got the beginnings of a perfect day.  We began Breakfast and Shopping as a way to spread out the hundreds of shoppers who were all coming at once for our first day to open to the public.  It was an immediate hit and NINE seasons…

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Puzzles & Games

If you take the time to prepare them and package them well, children’s games and puzzles are great sellers at Divine Consign. Here are some tips to consigning them so the buyer goes home happy: Puzzles Count the pieces to make sure they’re all there…yes, ALL of them. It’s time consuming but everything you consign…

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Go Big with Baby Equipment

When you’re ready to dive into consigning, a great place to start is with the baby equipment you no longer use. You know…that double stroller that is taking up all of the space in your garage, the high chair in the attic, the exersaucer you keep tripping over in the study. Selling these items is…

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Consigning – How to Get Started

Is this your first time to consign? Welcome! It can seem overwhelming but it’s pretty easy if you start with these tips. Start SMALL – The first time around, don’t feel like you have to sell everything at once. You only need 20 items or $50 worth to be eligible to sell with us. Start…

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