Once Upon a Child

We buy and sell gently used clothes, toys, & equipment

Welcome to Once Upon A Child Seaford

Sell us your kids stuff and receive 

$CASH$ on the spot for all items accepted. 

It's a great way to recycle your
kid stuff into cash or trade for "new to you" merchandise.

We have increased our buyback hours and

added more staff which means less waiting!!

Call for details before you come in!!


 We are available to purchase your gently used items:

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

No appointment is necessary during our buying hours.


We purchase infant sizes - big kids 16. 

We accept clothing 

 new and gently used, ALL seasons - ALL the time. 


At this time we are accepting spring & summer infant

size clothing (newborn - 12 months)  gently used.

Fall & winter apparel must be new with tags.


 All other sizes 18 months - big kid 16 we

 accept new or gently used, all seasons, all the time.

Any questions, please call.


Most Wanted Sizes :


Boys size 3 - 7
Girls size 5,6, & 7
Please watch the video on the
How it Works page!!


   All clothing items must be brought in

freshly laundered, free of stains, rips, pilling, 

and in current style(within the last 3 years).
We prefer better brand name clothing. 
Clothing must be neatly organized in storage bins, containers,
 or shopping bags with handles. Please place 2 piece outfits together. 

 We  DO NOT accept clothing in plastic garbage bags.

Presentation is everything.
We are more likely to purchase your items if they are clean and organized.
Please organize toys with pieces and package them individually
so we may process your items more quickly.

We accept shoes as long as they are clean and 
have no wear in the heels, toes, or scuff marks.

Toys should be clean and have all necessary parts. 
Equipment should be less than 5 years old, have all
necessary straps and accessories and be clean.

Our pricing is based on brand, condition, and demand. 
We pay CASH on the spot for all accepted items.

Since safety is our main concern, we DO NOT accept cribs,
 mattresses, car seats, infant carriers, and baby bath tubs and rings.
 We check all equipment and toys for recalls. 
We do
not accept toys that connect to the t.v.
We do not accept computer games.
 We do not purchase recalled or retrofitted items

Most Wanted Items:

 High Chairs - Pack n Plays
Toddler Beds - Booster Seats
(for the table)
Full size and Travel size Swings
Exersaucers - Walkers - Jogging Strollers
Toys - DVD's -
Games and Puzzles
 Boys and Girls
Clothing size 24m - big kids 16
Winter Coats and Boots

 We are currently NOT purchasing:
Stuffed animals, Crib Bedding Sets, Books, Onesies

and Double Snap n Go Strollers.

Store Hours:
Monday - Saturday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday: 11 p.m. - 5 p.m.
(516) 579-4200

We are located at 1089 Hicksville Rd. Seaford. 
Exit 29 NORTH off the Southern State Pkwy
or Exit 5 South off the Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway. 
We are in the Island Recreational Shopping Center, 
directly across the street from the Plainedge Library.
 Please call for accurate directions to our store. 
Most GPS systems take you to the wrong address.


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