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We are officially OPEN to buy and sell gently used kids' stuff from strollers to cribs, Halloween costumes, Christmas outfits and so much more!

Once Upon A Child in Universal City: Where We Buy and Sell Brand Name Gently Used Kids' Stuff!

 

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135 Athenian Dr

Universal City, TX 78148

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Sell to Us!

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 gently used brand name clothes, shoes, toys, books, equipment, and furniture…just right for fast-growing babies, toddlers and youth.

Selling How To's:

1) Bring items lying flat in a hard sided container with a lid - no hangers or bags will be accepted. 

2) Freshly laundered please. 

3) One container per family limit. 

4) Toys and Baby Gear - all pieces and parts, free of battery corrosion and no stains. 

5) Cribs - manufactured after June 2011, must be assembled at the store.

6) Items we cannot purchase:  car seats, bicycle helmets, undergarments and breast pumps

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, gently used kids’ stuff. Simply gather up your kids’ gently used stuff including: clothing, shoes, playards, changing tables, strollers, highchairs and toys and bring them to Once Upon A Child for payment on-the-spot for all items accepted.

Because we are buying gently used items from our customers all day, every day, our inventory frequently changes, so shop often!

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NOW HIRING FOR ALL LOCATIONS:

6945 BANDERA RD - NEXT TO PETER PIPER PIZZA

16646 SAN PEDRO AVE -  281 @ THOUSAND OAKS NEXT TO BIG LOTS

135 ATHENIAN DRIVE - BEHIND MEGA FURNITURE 

Full time and Part time positions available.

Apply in person at any locations during these hours:

Monday - Saturday from 9am-8pm

Sunday 12pm-5pm

Thank you! Cannot wait to meet you!

**Application can be printed from the jobs page of this site. 

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Our Locations

Once Upon A Child Universal City

135 Athenian Drive
Universal City, TX 78148
210-658-6822 - Map - Hours
Mon09:00 AM-08:00 PM
Tues09:00 AM-08:00 PM
Wed09:00 AM-08:00 PM
Thu09:00 AM-08:00 PM
Fri09:00 AM-08:00 PM
Sat09:00 AM-08:00 PM
Sun12:00 PM-05:00 PM
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