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is there anything wrong with garage sale clothes for returning to school

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lizardsmom02

Asked by lizardsmom02 at 10:16 AM on Aug. 11, 2009 in

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  • Of course not, why would there be?
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:26 AM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • go for it.

    lots of my girls clothes come handme down from friends or second hand stores.
    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 11:26 AM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • if your kid will wear it and it looks neat and clean than its the best choice.
    popnlok

    Answer by popnlok at 11:37 AM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • Heck no!! We get lots of clothes from garage sales (and thrift stores) and my kids are nicely & fashionably dressed for a lot less money.
    soccermom0002

    Answer by soccermom0002 at 11:42 AM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • I personally don't garage sale, but I see nothing wrong with it! Shop in the 'rich' nieghborhoods!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:45 AM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • There is nothing wrong with that! I buy alot of my daughters name brand clothes from garage sales. They look new and who is going to know?
    amy7243

    Answer by amy7243 at 12:06 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • Did you say gargage sale? Where?! I am SO there!

    Not a thing wrong with it in the world. Sometimes you can find some wonderful things for a little bit of nothing. I say go for it.
    lucindamartinez

    Answer by lucindamartinez at 12:57 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • no
    scooterpooter

    Answer by scooterpooter at 2:49 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • I raised 3 girls by myself mind you, on garage sales and thrift stores. Go to the upper class neighborhoods and visit the thrift stores in the morning or right before closing, thats when the good stuff is there.
    Wash everything and blend the "new" things in with the other clothes and your kids won't know the difference. Do it while you can, I have an 18 yr old getting ready for college and wants everything new and knows the difference! lol
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:38 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • nope
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 4:23 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

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