NEW Consignors!

We accept new consignors on Drop In Tuesdays (St Charles). We are accepting new consignors on Walk in Wednesdays (Crystal Lake). Please see details below for full guidelines for either store. Plan for 30 minutes.

  • New Consignors - St. Charles

    Walk In Tuesdays 10:30am - 5:00pm

  • New Consignors - Crystal Lake

    Walk in Wednesdays 9:30am - 5:30pm

Interested In Consigning With Us?

Please read through our contract FIRST.

Items should be in a bin or laundry basket (NO hangers, NO bags please).


St Charles: New Consignor Drop Off Orientations for ST CHARLES are on Tuesdays. Any time between 10:30 am and 5:30 pm. This process takes 15-20 minutes. Please bring AT LEAST 10 items, but no more than 25 items folded neatly in a bin or a laundry basket - no hangers, no boxes and no bags please. We are FULL in LADIES' dresses, pants and skirts and BLACK items so we are NOT taking those items at this time. (Kids' dresses are great!) Please think white or bright colors for SUMMER. 

Please see CONTRACT below for full guidelines.

We accept Men's clothing (new or like new), Women's clothing, and the following for children in St Charles: Hanna Andersson, Tea Collection, Hudson, Mayoral, North Face, Tucker + Tate, Mini Boden, Matilda Jane, Janie & Jack, Gymboree Sets, CrewCuts, Zara, and boutique items.

We are now accepting small housewares and FURNITURE items at St Charles! Items must be current trends and able to fit in a mini van. Please no dishes or picture frames. Please email any furniture items you wish to consign with us before bringing them in:


Crystal Lake:  CONSIGNORS:  NO DROP OFFS JUNE 1 - June10.

Wednesday is OPEN Enrollment. 9:30-5:30 * You may bring in Up To 25 freshly laundered items laid FLAT in a bin or basket, all closures should be fastened (NO hangers). Toys should be clean, complete, working. For your First Time: We will go through the contract with you and sort your items. You will take your bin and No Thank You's home with you (please no more than 3 bigger items per drop off, ie: dollhouse, swing, etc). Call with Questions! 815-444-8711

*NEW Consignor Walk-In WEDNESDAYs (9:30am - 5:30 pm) Jan-April, July-Sept OR call us to schedule an appointment for your orientation (only if Wednesdays do NOT work for you).    Infant, Kids, Teen, Womens, Mens, Maternity (teen & adult clothing from last 3-5 yrs) 815-444-8711 or stop by with any questions. (be sure to check calendar below for season we are accepting) 


For Both Stores: We take excellent items in like new condition from the last 3-4 years. We accept children's sizes newborn through teen, shoes, toys, baby gear & children's books in Crystal Lake. We were a children's store first in Crystal Lake and are continuing to offer a full selection of kids' items in Crystal Lake - if you have adult items only, please consider taking them to our St Charles location. 

Please bring us you kids' items first in Crystal Lake. For women we accept maternity, boutique like clothing items, shoes, purses & accessories. We also accept MEN'S items.We are not taking any women's suits at this time at either location. MENS/Boys Suits in teen sizes/styles are accepted at Crystal Lake at this time. We are sometimes full in women's pants and dresses and are only taking unique items in those categories. All established consignors can drop off every 2 weeks any day but Sunday. Does NOT need to be a Tuesday or Wednesday. One account per household please. Please click on the following link and read our agreement, print, sign and date and bring it with you.


Crystal Lake Consignment Contract: Download here

St Charles Consignment Contract: Download here

Consignment Calendar Crystal Lake

NO DROPS For Existing Consignors January 1-31

NEW CONSIGNORS every Mon & Wed 9:30-5:30

January 10-31

Spring, St Pats, Easter

Feb 1-March 15


4th of July April-June, outdoor toys & full-size strollers March 30-Aug 1

March 15-May 31


No Exceptions, pleased

June 1-June 10

Back to School

Backpacks, Lunch Boxes, Uniforms, Back to School Picture Outfits

June 11-July 14

Fall & Halloween

masks for costumes that would need mask to recognize (ie: Darth Vader, etc)
July 15-Sept 9


Sept 10-14

Christmas & Winter

sleds, etc should be brought in when MEASURABLE Snow is Forecasted
Sept 15-Nov 30
Week of Thanksgiving
NO DROPS, please
Thanksgiving Week
New Years, Valentines Day, St Pats
Dec 1-Dec 23
No exceptions, please
Dec 24- Jan 2

Consignment Calendar St. Charles

 Fall and Halloween

July 15 - September 30


September 15 - November 30


September 15 - December 15

Week of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Week

 Valentine's Day & New Year's 

December 1 - December 31


February 1 - March 15


March 15 - June 30


January 1-31 & July 1-15