What is Trading Hands Kids Sale?

Trading Hands Kids Sale is a 3-day kid's consignment sale held twice per year - Spring & Fall - just in time to get your kids ready for the next season! 


We are committed to bringing everyone a safe shopping experience this Fall. We are in contact with the local health departments and our venues, to be in compliance with local health guidelines.

Unable to shop In-Person?? We are offering PERSONAL SHOPPING!!Schedule a shop time (or 2!) with one of our Personal Shoppers! For a $10 fee, you'll shop via videochat for 1 hr with your Personal Shopper and pick out everything you need for your kiddos!!   CLICK HERE to reserve your Personal Shopping appointment(s)!! 

CHANGES FOR IL SALE SEPT 24-26, 2020: Current local health guidelines limit our sale to a 50 person capacity. Therefore, we will be SCHEDULING IN-PERSON + PERSONAL SHOPPING APPOINTMENTS

Shoppers will need to shop WITHOUT kids/spouse, 1 person per household. 

Registration for shopping appointments NOW OPEN!!  CLICK HERE to register!

Our sale will require masks and social distancing of all staff and shoppers. 

Cash registers will be located OUTSIDE the building, under a tent. 

Our building is 22,000 sq ft so you will find a capacity of 50 will allow for a roomy, socially distant shopping experience!


Trading Hands offers THOUSANDS of high quality, gently used items for Newborns to Big Kids and maternity items (no clothing), all under one roof!  No more running around to garage sales! It's like a HUGE multi-family garage, but WAY better! Shop HUNDREDS of families under ONE roof!!

QUALITY is what you will find at our event! We check every item before it goes on the floor. Stained, worn out items are not acceptable. Shoppers will always find GREAT deals on high QUALITY items!

You'll find TENS of THOUSANDS of bargains for babies-big kids plus maternity items (no clothing)! 

Shop clothing (size Newborn to Girls16, boys up to Young Men's up to 34" waist/Sm-XL), toys (indoor and outdoor), baby equipment, maternity items (no clothing), furniture, bedding, strollers, seasonal items (spring/summer clothes, swimwear, holiday outfits) and MUCH MORE! *We no longer carry Junior girls or maternity clothing*

Visit the SHOP tab at the top of the page for sale hours & details.

Our kid's consignment sale is 3 DAYS ONLY, so shop EARLY for best selection!!


SPRINGFIELD MO SALE at Ozark Empire Fair E-Plex

Shop 500+ families! TENS of THOUSANDS of bargains!

 FREE admission/parking!


Springfield IL sale at the ORR Building, IL State Fairgrounds

Shop 400+ families!! 

FREE admission/parking!


Are you a New Mom or New Grandparent (expecting/fostering/adopting baby or baby under 1yr old)? ALL Foster Parents are welcome!!

Are you a Hero? Teachers, First Responders, Medical

 Professionals and Military (active/retired/Reserves/Vets)?

Shop EARLY with us!


We have an AWESOME $7 Early Bird Presale!! OPEN TO 


*With each purchased entry pass, you can bring 2 additional adults and ALL the kids!!


 CLICK HERE to register for MO presales! 

CLICK HERE to register for IL presales!

*NOTE: We have staggered shopping 12-8pm Presale Days in MO. THERE WILL BE WAIT TIME to check out, so please plan accordingly.

 Not a fan of lines? Come shop ANYTIME Fri of sale week 9am-7pm, no long lines!!

IL will have SCHEDULED SHOPPING APPOINTMENTS on Presale and Public Days.

Why Consign with Trading Hands?

Want more info on Consigning?

  Look under CONSIGN on the top of this page or click the link below! There is a drop-down menu with all the info you need, including How It Works, What to Bring, How to Prep & Tag Items and more!

CLICK HERE for complete info


HELP WANTED! Check out our Seasonal Job Opportunites + Perks!

We are always looking for help during the sale week!  As a Thank You for your time, we offer great benefits!  We have shifts for even the busiest moms!! CLICK HERE for more Paid Shift Info! 


We no longer accept MATERNITY clothing or JUNIOR girls clothing (no sizes over Girls 16).

We can no longer accept glass items: figurines/tea sets/piggy banks, etc due to high risk of breakage. We will accept glass in picture frames.

Party supplies, VHS and cassette tapes (not selling well), stuffed animals (stuffed animals must have a function: sing, move, interactive, be room decor, etc.), fast food restaurant toys/prizes, grab bags of misc toys, crib bumpers (must be part of crib set), underwear (must be NEW in package), pacifiers (must be NEW in box).       



Click Here to visit our "Tag Your Items" page or email Julie@tradinghands.net  

All Consignor info can be found under CONSIGN at top of page


Here's what KY3 has said about us! 

Read Southwest Missouri Mom's story about Sale Organizer, Julie Rhoads: http://southwestmissourimoms.com/?s=julie+rhoads