Did you know that right now is the best time to stock up on essentials for kids like clothes, shoes, and accessories? One of the easiest ways to save a ton of money is by shopping ahead of the current season. If you’re not a savvy deal hunter or huntress, no need to worry. There are tons of online deals out there for you to take advantage of- you just have to know where to look. Many stores are ready to say goodbye to summertime outfits and to move any leftover apparel or outerwear from late last winter. This equals big savings for you! If you wait to buy needed clothing and accessories during the current season, you’re going to pay higher prices. Shopping ahead might mean doing a little more planning and research, but it’ll save you time and money once fall and winter do roll around (and they’re not far off).
If you have kids ages newborn to pre-teen, you’ll have a lot of luck finding outlet deals and prices online, even through some major retail sites. Gymboree has some of the best quality kids clothes out there, and they have some pretty awesome deals on outerwear and accessories, too. Look for pieces like vests and sweaters. You can even find great prices on long sleeved tees and mix and match shirts and pants. Girls holiday dresses from last season may even be tucked away in the clearance sections, so be sure to look there and buy the appropriate size your child will need come time for them to wear your purchases. Gymboree offers great rewards for new and returning customers, like $25.00 off a $40.00 purchase for new Gymboree customers.
If you love to dress your kids in stylish looks that are right on trend for the season, shop at Children’s Place. You can score amazing deals on complete outfits, school uniforms, and mix and match separates. You can even find essentials like socks, undergarments, and fun accessories. Children’s Place also has a great rewards program, which lets you earn points to redeem for money to shop with. If you’re really thinking ahead, buy now for next summer! Jump a year ahead in clothing sizes and stock your child’s closet. Nothing is worse than breaking into a new season and then realizing that you have to buy your kids entirely new wardrobes all at once because there is nothing left in their closets that will fit them. Children’s Place has great sales, and always has a great selection of clothes and outerwear in their clearance section. Right now, you can snag 60-70% off clearance merchandise! You can’t beat those kinds of deals!
If you’re a fan of consignment shopping, why not try a site like Swap.com? Take advantage of the fact that there are thousands of discounted items for sale, and many are in brand new or like new condition. Set yourself a budget to work with, and then start looking for the items you need. Swap.com has a great selection of clothes, shoes, toys, books, and more. You can even clean out your kids closets, and consign their old clothes on Swap.com. You’ll need to make room for new clothing for upcoming seasons, so why not give it a try? You can save 30% off at Swap.com on top of already low and discounted prices. Kids grow out of their clothes so fast, sometimes consignment shopping is a great way to go!
Don’t forget about hand-me-downs. It’s not uncommon for siblings, cousins, or even good friends to share clothing. For a kid who looks up to an older sibling or family member, it can be really exciting for them to be able to wear clothes from one of their favorite people in the world. If you have clothes your kids have grown out of, you might want to think of any friends or family members who might be in need of those clothes. You might be doing someone a huge favor by sharing those old clothes!