Acceptance Guidelines

What We Accept & Items To Bring In


Thank you for choosing to trade with Cloverdilly Kids! We are thrilled that you have decided to join us in finding new life for those outgrown items, and to continue our mission to recycle, reduce and reuse for a better community and environment.

Items are accepted at anytime no matter the season.  You have it we'll take it even if it's a winter coat in the middle of July, bring it in.  It's just that simple. 


Bag Limit & Trade Hours


* For Trade (store credit) Tues - Saturday from 11-4pm. No appointment needed, you can just walk in anytime during these hours

  • Any unclaimed bags of "Passed" items not picked up by next day will be donated out to families in need.

We accept the following items for ages NB to 12 years and are current with fashion trends & styles.

Books (the more the merrier, we LOVE books)


Dance Leotards & Shoes (Ballet, Jazz, Tap, etc)

Jigsaw Puzzles (100 pcs or less)

Shoes (sizes NB to Adult 6 sneakers)

Doll Houses, furniture, accessories for 12" - 18" dolls 

*All items need to be in excellent condition, free of stains, damage, rips, tears and any smells of smoke, pet or heavy fragrance.

  • Clothing: must be recently washed, free of pet hair & smells, come from a smoke free home
  • Shoes: must be clean of all debris, mud, gum, have laces if needed & wiped down
  • Doll Items: must have all main functioning pieces, fresh batteries if needed, nothing bent or broken, and not be a recalled item and current within the last 5 years
  • Books: no ripped covers/pages, chew marks, artist markings (but inscriptions ok) taped up bindings
  • Puzzles: have all pieces, free of pet hair, no chew marks, not be recalled or vintage

*Due to our space constraints, we do not have any way to clean up any items that come thru, outside of steaming all clothing.  We reserve the right to pass on any items that don't meet our standards. 

Please keep in mind that if it's not something you would buy off the shelf, but would pick up out of a free box on the street, then it may not be the right fit for our store.  We encourage you to donate the item to someone in need or to recycle it if possible.

Starting Jan 1st 2020 we will no longer be accepting any of the following baby gear due to low customer interest and space constraints.  

  • Strollers 
  • Baby Walkers, Exer-saucers, Bouncers
  • Swings, Doorway Swings/Bouncers, Playground Equipment
  • Pack N Plays
  • Nursing Pillows, Boppy's
  • Baby Carrier’s
  • Cloth Diapers (but you can donate these to our donation box)
  • Training Potties
 For safety reasons we CANNOT ACCEPT the following items:
Breast Pumps & Accessories  /  Bike Helmets /
Car Seats & Booster Car Seats  /  Cribs & Bumpers  /  Co-Sleepers /
High Chairs & Boosters Seats / Life Jackets 
/ Pool-Water Floatation Devices / Mattresses
Children's Metal Jewelry  /  Toys with Lead Paint / Vintage Toys
Any Recalled Items - If you are unsure if your item has been recalled you can check it out on the Consumer Product Safety Commission site