As cooler fall weather approaches, it’s finally time to think about packing up those summer shorts and stocking up on long-sleeved shirts, pants, sweaters and jackets. But why buy new when you can save money on gently-used items? When you’re in need of children’s clothing, toys, books and baby gear, you can head to the Fairytale Threads Consignment Event for quality items at great prices.

download_assetFairytale Threads is held several times throughout the year, designed to turn clutter into cash and gives you the opportunity to shop for bargains. It’s also locally owned and operated, and completely run by moms.

The fall event will be open to the public with free admission on Thursday, October 20 through Saturday, October 22 at the Austin Sports Center. Or if you want to be among the first at the sale, you can attend the Super Shopper Presale on Tuesday, October 18 or Wednesday, October 19 for $10 admission. Scroll down this page to enter to win a pair of presale passes & $50 gift certificate!

event-poster-6714769–> Schedule:

  • On Tuesday, Oct. 18, you can attend the Super Shopper Presale at 6:30 p.m. with $10 admission at the door.
  • On Wednesday, Oct. 19, First responders can shop for free at 5 p.m. when they present an ID. At 6 p.m., new moms can attend with free admission when they preregister online here.
  • Please take note that children are not allowed to attend the presale events.

The sale will be open to the public with FREE admission on the following dates/times:

  • Thursday, October 20, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Friday, October 21, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. — Many items will be 25% off
  • Saturday, October 22, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. — Many items will be 50% off

Fairlytale Threads staff inspects each and every item to be sure that you have only the highest quality children’s items to choose from. You will find top brand named toys, clothes and gear! This is also a fun event that brings families together and provides a great way to recycle items. Plus, many unsold items are donated to Safe Place Austin.

download_asset-1You can save 50-90% off retail on items such as:

  • Baby Gear & Toys
  • Newborn & Infant Clothing through children’s size 16
  • Junior Girls Clothing
  • Maternity Clothing
  • Strollers, Highchairs, Bouncy Seats & More
  • Baby & Children’s Furniture
  • Books, games and videos

For more information, you can visit the Fairytale Threads website and Facebook page.

–> Giveaway! Presale Passes & $50 Gift Certificate
We are giving away a pair of very special passes to shop during the consignor’s presale on Tuesday, October 18, from 6-9 p.m.! The winner will also receive a $50 gift certificate to use at that event! Enter below. Good luck!

This giveaway is now closed. Winner has been notified. Thanks to all who entered!