IS THERE A MINIMUM OR MAXIMUM NUMBER OF ITEMS ACCEPTED? There is no minimum amount. We generally like to take up to 20 to 25 items. However, there are exceptions. (i.e. Jewelry - your group of jewelry lot will be counted as 1 item, so you can have more than 25 pieces in the shop). There are other special exceptions as well. It varies per circumstance.
WHAT HAPPENS TO MY UNSOLD ITEMS? You have a choice to either come back to pick up your unsold items along with your check or you may relinquish those items to Circa Classics and a check will be mailed to you along with an itemization of what sold and for how much. Should you relinquish, the unsold items become the property of Circa Classics and disposal will be at the sole discretion of Circa Classics. Either they will be donated to area thrift shops or retained for sale in our clearance room. Note: We purge our clearance room once a year and donate a majority of the clearance items to make room for newer clearance items.
MAY I SPLIT MY CHOICE TO RELINQUISH OR RETURN MY UNSOLD ITEMS? Yes, you may request that some unsold items be returned to you. For example, you may wish to pick up any unsold jewelry and relinquish clothing.
WILL I BE NOTIFIED WHEN TO STOP IN TO PICK UP MY UNSOLD ITEMS AND CHECK? Yes, we will either call or email you to let you know that your check is ready. We will pack all of your unsold items. YOU DO NOTHING!
ARE APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED? Appointments are preferred especially for first-time consignors or for large amounts of consignments. You may browse the shop while your things are being considered.
DO YOU TAKE WALK-INS? Yes, for a minimal amount of items and as time permits. First-time Consignors are encouraged to schedule an appointment so as to allow time for a contract to be prepared and signed. Scheduled appointments will take priority.
DO YOU ALLOW DROP AND RUN? Yes, save time and drop off your consignments with no scheduled appointment. You just need a current account and be sure to tag your name and phone number to your items and any special instructions.
DO YOU DISCUSS PRICING? Yes, let us know what your concerns are on a certain designer piece so we can price to meet your satisfaction and determine feasibility. You will also receive via email a list of your inventory and assigned prices after your items have been inventoried. If there are any concerns, please contact us. Keep in mind that we price according to our current guidelines and a significant amount of time is spent on researching current average pricing trends and we take into consideration the designer, the quality, and condition of your item(s).
WHAT DO YOU NOT ACCEPT? At this time we are not accepting any Children's clothing and accessories, infant equipment, toys or like kind items. As for Men's wear, we do not accept any bottoms. (i.e. pants, jeans, shorts). No business suits or tuxedos. As for Women's and Junior's Wear - No business suits, used swimsuits, or underwear. As for households - No large dishware sets or glassware sets, small electrical appliances, used bedding or upholstered items. As for Furniture - we can only accept small pieces and accent pieces depending on available space. Call to discuss before bringing.