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Welcome to Once Upon A Child Jackson, TN

Buy Counter Instructions & Helpful Tips:

 All Clothing must be Gently used, Next to new, Freshly Washed, Laid Flat & Neatly Organized in a clean container, i.e. plastic storage bins, boxes or laundry baskets (containers will be returned to you). Please place 2 piece outfits together (do not pin them). Items that have animal hair, grass, leaves, dirt etc will be passed on because they are considered not freshly washed.

  No Plastic Bags please!! We are less inclined to purchase wrinkled items. 

We buy 7 Days a Week:  From when we open until 1 hr before closing. 

We are consistently busy and many of our customers travel a distance to get here. To be fair we buy first come, first served. You have 24 hours to pick up any items up that we had to pass on. After those 24 hours your items and containers will be donated to charity. Also any items put on hold have to be picked up within 24 hours or they will be put back into our inventory.  

Clothes must be Current in Style (within the last 3 years) and free of stains, rips, pilling, fading, excessive wear, odors and any alterations from original style.

   We prefer Brand Name Clothing like Abercrombie, GAP, Gymboree, Old Navy, Osh Kosh, Ralph Lauren, Justice. Tommy Hilfiger etc, but will  accept Target, Kmart and Walmart store brands if the clothing items are new with tags attached or in excellent condition.

We accept Shoes:  must be clean, no wear in the heels, toes or  excessive scuff marks.

We buy Equipment and Toys which are clean, in very good to excellent shape, include all parts, and  meet safety standards. Recalls are checked Daily. *Gently used large items (swings, strollers, exersaucers, walkers, etc.) will be priced according to current market value (i.e. Amazon.com or similar) and not the original purchase price.

*Presentation is everything. We are more likely to purchase your items if they are clean and organized. It will also save you time since we will be able to process your items more quickly.  


Get $5.00 off $30.00 purchase! Print page and present to cashier at check out.  Offer expires 12-24-2014, valid at Jackson, TN location only.



Kids look so great in stylish outfits, but who wants to pay high-end prices when clothes are outgrown so quickly? Once Upon A Child offers the perfect solution: the latest in new and gently used brand name clothes, toys, books, equipment, and furniture…just right for fast-growing babies, toddlers and youth.

Save yourself the hassle of garage sales and online listings when you can swing into the nation’s leading buyer and seller of name brand, new and gently used kids stuff. Simply gather up your gently used kids stuff including: clothing, toddler beds, changing tables, strollers, highchairs and toys and bring them to Once Upon A Child for cash on-the-spot for all items accepted.

We are buying new and gently used items from our customers all day, every day, so our inventory changes every day, so shop often!


Visit us @

8A Stonebridge Blvd Jackson, TN 38305

We are located off Vann Drive;  exit 80B from I40


Call us @ 731.736.2498




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Once Upon A Child Jackson

8 Stonebridge Blvd
Jackson, TN 38305
731-736-2498 - Map - Hours
Mon09:00 AM-07:00 PM
Tues09:00 AM-07:00 PM
Wed09:00 AM-07:00 PM
Thu09:00 AM-07:00 PM
Fri09:00 AM-07:00 PM
Sat09:00 AM-05:00 PM
Sun12:00 PM-05:00 PM
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