Midwest Kids Market is a family-owned small business. Business owner, Michelle, is a wife of 20+ years and a mom of two. She currently homeschools, so her children are often seen working at the Market. With a small group of volunteers she sets up a warehouse sale in one week. MKM occurs twice a year, in the spring and fall. While Midwest Kids Market has been open for three years her experience in the second-hand market and consignment business is several years in the making. She hopes to bring a great value and service to the families in the community.
children's seasonal consignment sale noun, 1) when goods used by children are sold at a reduced prices for one weekend, twice a year. 2) more fun than Black Friday.
Midwest Kids Market is entering their 5th year in business in 2017!
What you can expect from us:
Thrifty!! Raising a family on retail prices is too costly. Items are priced by our consignors at 25-90% off retail.
One-stop shop. Gas is expensive. We carry thousands of items in the warehouse so you don’t have to use your valuable time traveling all over town for the assortment of children’s items that your household needs. We also take credit cards through Square, cash and checks meaning you can pay however you want.
Organized. All items should be easily found and accessible, making shopping for items on your list really easy. We sort all clothing by gender and size it from smallest to largest, premie sizes to teen sizes. All areas are then organized by categories: shoes by gender and size, toys by type, infant area with items for the littlest in the family and including maternity clothes. Extremely clean and organized shopping.
Friendly. We have made new friends at the sale and strive to be courteous and helpful to our shoppers. We offer our help and we’re sure to deliver quality service.
Family-oriented. Every member of the family should enjoy coming to our sale. It isn't only for moms- we invite grandparents, extended family, teens and all thrifty shoppers.
One husband was opting to sit in the car while his wife and child shopped the sale. We insisted he come inside! He found a comfortable spot to sit and relax in our dining area. He colored with his child as mom shopped. There’s a place here for everyone to enjoy.
Giving. We donated over $2,500 worth of items to our community in our first year alone! Who we support: