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    Once Upon A Child buys and sells gently used kids' clothes, shoes, toys, and baby gear. Bring in your items and get cash on the spot, or shop around for your favorite brands at affordable prices. We buy all seasons, all day, every day and no appointment is ever necessary. Each location is individually owned and operated, so it's easy to support local businesses while shopping sustainably and affordably.

    Welcome to Once Upon A Child

    Meriden, CT

    Buy counter guidelines

    Buy Counter Guidelines

    Please review our most up-to-date buy counter guidelines. We have a two-bin limit (not to exceed 18-gallon bin/rubber tote) for apparel and shoes, and can accept unlimited amounts of toys and equipment items! Friendly reminder: We can not accept items in boxes, and we do not buy or sell cribs!

    Buy counter guidelines

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