I mentioned that we have a big yard sale coming up - again with the proceeds going to the orphanage. Thanks to Candice for getting the O signed up for spaces at this sale!
Candice put together a nice list of things that sell well at these things. If you're in our area and would like to donate something to the yard sale, please email me at lolorosen at rapidwave dot net.
appliances – both large and small, working and non-working baby equipment – new parents and grandparents are shopping! books - paperback and hard cover, any genre children's toys – kids discover them, parents buy them china / pottery – put on display as a place setting if possible clothing – displayed properly, used clothing = dollars compact discs – music that you no longer listen to costume jewelry – a BIG seller, so price accordingly flatware – silver, stainless steel, etc garden tools – make sure that they're clean kitchen utensils & gadgets – these will sell like hotcakes! linens / bedding – washed and pressed, these are hot items patio furniture – these will probably sell in the first hour phonograph records / tapes – yep, people will buy them pictures / frames – people love old photographs plants – more about this later! shoes / boots – women's shoes are especially big sellers software – in the box, with instructions, very big at sales sports equipment – bats, balls, gloves, masks, etc tools – the perfect way to keep a man occupied at the sale video tapes – sell the movies that you're tired of