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Tuesday, June 29, 2010

CLOSED July 4, 2010

Summer is here and we're all planning for July 4th!

In order to celebrate with the rest of the country the store will be CLOSED Sunday, July 4.

Please stay tuned next week for the next list of items being accepted.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Help Wanted

Want to be part of a fun business? Want flexible hours? Love kids' stuff? Detail-oriented? Want work on a long term part-time basis?

Come work with Stephanie and crew!

Specific Task Job: Data Entry

The store needs assistance with computer entry (pieces of clothing, toys, decor, bedding, etc). Time is always available during store hours. Some training necessary on top of your computer skills. Questions must be asked (don't be shy, we'd rather answer a question than redo something!).

Email or bring Stephanie your resume, let's talk!

stephanie@marinkidsconsignment.com

Sunday, June 20, 2010

Frequently Asked Questions (and our answers)

- FAQ
- What won't you accept?
We do not resell:
..carseats, carseat bases
..car booster seats
..recalled items
..stained, holey, worn, pilled, incomplete clothing
..items with non-working batteries
..items not on our Accepting This Week list (unless approved by the manager, Stephanie)
- How long do you keep things?
We keep clothing & shoes until they sell, period. Returning these items is extremely time consuming; make sure you don't want your items anymore please! We will donate as necessary considering the condition of these items. All this information is in your account, ask for help interpreting your Item List Report if needed.
All other items you may take back in your own timing if you wish, otherwise leave it for sale.
Once in a while we may ask you specifically to take something back: wrong season, too many of same item, recall, etc. We give one week to pick up then we may donate/toss.
- How does your store work?
http://www.marinkidsconsignment.com/Marin_Kids_Consignment/How_To_Consign.html
- Do you give receipts for donations?
Not at this time. We accept donations on behalf of local charities as long as the items meet the needs of the charities and are in usable condition. We will donate unsellable items from your consignments if you don't want to wait for us to go through your bags at time of drop off.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Accepting This Week Updated for 6/20 (Nothing!)

We are happy to say that we are FULL!

Not only with super sweet summer fruit (hahaha) but with all items for the store.

Note the link to the right: Accepting This Week, and our website both reflect this for 6/20/10.

MKC is SO LUCKY!!! We'll update next week to let you know if and what we're taking.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Furniture highlights; Marinmommies.com

FURNITURE STORE within MKC:

- Cribs: We have a windows full of cribs! Beautiful Italian made Pali cribs, most have drawers for storage. We have other brands, too, as well as a changing table, gliders with and without an ottoman, and a darling white adult rocker with fun striped padding.

- Artistic easel with magnetic pages and fun magnets to play with.
- Thomas train table
- Wood art table/desk
- High Chairs
- Pack-n-Plays
- Arm's Reach Cosleepers
- Wooden CRADLE
- Dark wood adjustable toddler chair by One Step Ahead
- Blonde wood changing table with two shelves
- Travel beds
- Wicker bassinet on wicker storage stand with wheels
- IKEA wood crib/toddler bed with mattress

We also carry Crib Mobiles, Bedding for cribs, bassinets, cosleepers (all as available), Crib Music & Toys, Bed Rails, Mattress protectors, Safety Items and...you know...much more!!

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Among the wonderful sites on the web for What To Do, please check out MarinMommies.com!

http://www.marinmommies.com/family-weekend-events-june-12-13-14

Our sale, our HUGE SIDEWALK SALE tomorrow, is listed, too. See you here!

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Accepting This Week Updated for 6/13; Sale on Sat

Please check the link to the right or our website for more information on what we're accepting this week!

http://www.marinkidsconsignment.com

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Have I mentioned THE SALE this SATURDAY?!

We will have tables out on the breezeway (our sidewalk) with Colorful Stickered Items showing DISCOUNTS! We will have some morning treats and some fun things for kids to do.

Come by for TONS of great deals!! We can't wait to see you!

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

This Saturday!!! HUGE Sale

Come on down, it's our First Annual HALF OFF Sidewalk Sale!! (Well, that is, if we have another one next year haha!)

GREAT deals especially on some wonderful pieces that used to be carried in Bella Bambino Boutique (which closed its doors last year, Grant Ave, Novato). Darling onesies! Shabby & Retro items! Blankets, Decor and much more!

Black maternity pants, everyone needs a pair, at this sale you can feel free to buy MANY at a great discount! Let your pregnant friends know they can be beautiful and comfortable on a budget in brand names!

We will have items clearly marked on their discounts, table displays out front to catch your eye, and lots of help on hand!

See our latest Facebook comment for more info -

http://www.facebook.com/pages/San-Rafael-CA/Marin-Kids-Maternity-Consignment/69898333571

Friday, June 4, 2010

Day of the Dads; Store Stuff

We have some cute shirts:
My Dad's a Geek
Charm Courtesy of Dad
Daddy's Little Princess
...and more so come by to pick out your favorite!

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We also have lots of summer clothes, even some for the upcoming July 4th celebrations - stars & stripes! You don't have to worry about pricing when items are like new but you're sending your child off to camp ;-) Stock up for the summer! Drop off your outgrown items from last year!*

We brought back our Fanciful Rack - very pretty dresses for parties, weddings and other celebrations. Oh the cuteness!

Ready to swim? We have swim suits, trunks, after swim covers, sun & swim hats, swim trainers, floats, and vests. Get in, get wet, have fun! (we have some swim suits in maternity, too!)

Trail blazing weather means you need a jogger - we have a variety of styles & prices. Trying out a new exercise routine? Let us help get you on the right track with strollers, backpack carriers, ERGOBaby, bikes, trikes, Half-Wheeler, etc.

Please tell your friends from school that we're here! Our sizes have gone up to big kids' 8/10 in kids due to popular demand, great for graders! What else would you like?




*see the link to the right "Accepting This Week"

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Sling Recall

Please read the entire post & be careful!

http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10254.html

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Update Accepting This Week; June SALES!

See the page link to the right in order to gather your great stuff to drop off this Sunday!!

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June 1-30, 2010 Sales: Shop for July 4th items!

15% off DIAPER BAGS (Designer, Daddy, etc) and BREAST PUMPS
20% off girls (preemie-8) and maternity (XS-XXXL) DRESSES
25% off girls and boys (preemie-8) OUTFITS

- Reminder: we will be having a HUGE One Day Sale on Saturday, June 12!