Here are some places in Orange County where you can find resale clothing and other items for children.
Prices can range from $1 to $65 at the private shops for used items, which are described as in near-new or mint condition.
Items are stocked by size, ranging from infant to Size 6 in some stores, to upper teens in others. Most carry some new clothing as well and offer used or new toys, cribs, strollers and similar items.
Clothing in the traditional thrift-store operations are more randomly stocked and not separated by sizes. Items can vary widely in condition. Prices generally range from 95 cents to $8:
* Baby On A Budget, 2697 Orange Olive Road, Orange; (714) 282-0622. Hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Monday, 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
* Children's Carousel, 31661 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano; (714) 496-8835. Hours: every day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
* Children's Exchange, 23812 Via Fabricante, Mission Viejo; (714) 859-4397. Hours: Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
* Children's Orchard. Four branches: 10073 Valley View St., Cypress, (714) 995-6099; 22953 Ridge Route Road, El Toro, (714) 951-0444; 28985 Golden Lantern St., Laguna Niguel, (714) 249-3736, and 13771 Newport Ave., Tustin, (714) 832-7373. Hours: Monday to Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
* CHOC (Children's Hospital of Orange County) Thrift Stores. Three branches: 1275 E. Lincoln Avenue, Anaheim; 1232 South Magnolia Ave., Anaheim, and 2025 W. 1st St., Santa Ana. Information: main office only, (714) 543-9745. Hours: Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
* Goodwill Industries of Orange County. Ten branches, including those in Fullerton, Huntington Beach, San Clemente and Santa Ana. Information: individual stores, or main office, (714) 547-6301. Hours, most stores: Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
* Kid's Things, 24000 Alicia Parkway, Suite 31, Mission Viejo; (714) 587-0776. Hours: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m..
* Salvation Army Red Shield Thrift Stores. Ten branches, including those in Buena Park, Costa Mesa, Garden Grove and Westminster. Information: individual stores, or main office, (714) 758-0414. Hours: Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
* Second Season Consignment Family Resale Shop, 1831 E. Chapman Ave., Orange; (714) 538-0907. Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
* Young Seconds, 436 Heliotrope Ave., Corona del Mar; (714) 673-2120. Hours: Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, noon to 4 p.m.