How We Work

Consigning & Selling at Selective Seconds

Do I need an appointment to drop things off?

No. Bring things any time we are open (7 days/week) to take advantage of our DROP & RUN service. We will go through your items first come, first serve. Accepted items will appear on your on account (viewable online any time) and no-thank you items will be donated to charity. Charity receipts available.

Appointment needed for:

    • Drop & Wait. If you want to consign but prefer your no-thank-you items returned.
    • Cash On The Spot.
    • To make an appointment call 317-888-2300

First time consignors:  Appointments are recommended but not required as long as you agree to the D&R terms.

How many items can I bring in?

You can bring up to 50 items a week.

How do you accept items?
Clean, neatly folded or on hangers (no garbage bags please).

How old can items be?
2–3 years old.

How long are items consigned?
9 weeks (3 weeks full price, 3 weeks 25% off, 3 weeks 50% off).

What seasons do you accept?

  • We consign current season items.
  • Off season items will be paid in the form of cash or in-store credit.

Best times to consign: SPRING/SUMMER (Mar-Apr-May) FALL/WINTER (Sept-Oct-Nov).

Cash paid for non-season items.

How much do I receive?
You receive 40-70% based on the selling price.

Selling Price Percentage
$0 – $99 40%
$100 – $249 50%
$250 – $499 60%
$500 and up 70%


Why consign at Selective Seconds?

We have been in business 20 years and value our partnership with consignors. We will price your items as high as possible while still making them marketable for our customers. Also, your items could be featured on our website in our shopping section. Our cutting-edge technology helps move your designer or special items quicker!

Bonus for Shopping. If you shop at Selective Seconds and use your account credit, we will kick in another 10% towards your purchase!

How Do I Get Paid?
You can collect money at any time.

If you have $75 or more in your account we will print you a check the first week of each month and hold that check at the register for you to pick up. After 30 days, if you have not picked up your check, we will mail it to you.

Best Sellers: Your gently used trendy, boutique and designer clothing and accessories.

  • In excellent condition
  • In style
  • Sizes Small – 3X
  • Tops are our #1 seller
  • Trendy, boutique and designer
  • Some brands that sell well include: Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, Anthropologie, Lane Bryant, Athletica, J Crew, North Face, Eileen Fisher, Columbia, Free People, Tory Burch, lululemon, American Eagle, TOMS, Chicos, Coach, Michael Kors, and more.