The 14th annual Half-Pint Resale is here! Get your resuable bags ready and your cheat sheets complete. Fall and winter are right around the corner – and my guess is that there are littles (and school-aged bigs) who could use some new-to-you clothing, some toys, and how about a few birthday gifts stashed away – all on a budget? 14th … Continue reading
Each one of the following organizations and businesses not only makes our community better, but they make Half-Pint a reality. You’ll want to check out their postcards in your bags and their tables at the sale – there will be drawings, awesome coupons, and even activities for your kids!!! And when you are out in the … Continue reading
Plastic Bag Recycling at the Half-Pint Resale By Casey Schmitt, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Whether it’s old grocery or dry cleaner bags, plastic packaging pillows, zip seal sandwich bags or just a good old trash bin liner, buyers and sellers at this year’s resale are going to use a lot of recyclable plastics. … Continue reading
by Cynthia Bachhuber, Wraps & Slings South Central Wisconsin For all the bouncy seats, swings, baby gyms, and strollers that crowd your house, I’m willing to bet that baby spends much of her time being toted around in-arms. They love it. We love it…sometimes. Other times though, you need a hand for the toddler, or … Continue reading
Have you checked out Hulafrog yet? It’s an awesome go-to guide for things to do with kids in the Madison area! We love their “Our Pick” emails & The Weekend Guide to find out about can’t miss activities, deals and events for families. Your family will thank you for it! Hulafrog’s MOST LOVED KIDS CONSIGNMENT EDITION is coming out … Continue reading
ONESIES To prepare your onsies to sell at the sale- you need to first determine if they were intended to be used as undergarments or as clothing that could go over the top of another onsie. ONESIES THAT ARE INTENDED TO BE WORN UNDER CLOTHING should be grouped together and put into a Ziploc bag. These … Continue reading
45,000 – Number of (estimated) available items for sale 1,886 – Total sales of our top Consignor this sale 292 – Number of shoppers waiting to get in on Friday when the doors opened at Noon (not including littles in carriers, of course!) 14 – Number of Consignors who sold over $900 worth of items 615– Total Number of … Continue reading
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What is Half-Pint Resale? Half-Pint Resale is a twice per year consignment sale, with awesome stuff for kids aged 0-12, for new mommas, new parents, grandparents, and everyone who loves a little! Consignors and Volunteers shop a day early at presales – And then the sale opens to the public for an entire day, and … Continue reading
How do you Half-Pint? What’s up with Consigning? We’ve broken it down for you, from step #1 (registering online) to Prepping for Consignor Check-In (#9) and everything in between (and we haven’t forgotten the snacks, supply lists and all!) Download it now!
I am not so good in the laundry department. And this came to “light” as we were working on tagging this past weekend. So last week Friday, we posted a challenge on our facebook page – give us your best suggestions, and the best idea will win a gift certificate to this coming weekend’s Half-Pint … Continue reading