Once Upon a Child

We buy and sell gently used clothes, toys, & equipment

Welcome to Once Upon A Child Sayville, NY

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We are available to purchase items:
Monday through Wednesday 10AM - 4PM

Thursday & Friday 10AM - 6PM &
Saturday 10AM - 2PM.
We do not have buyback hours on Sunday.

No appointment necessary during buyback hours. 





Currently buying Spring/Summer clothing. We will begin buying Fall/Winter clothing June 1, 2014.  

Store Hours


Monday – Friday

10AM – 8PM


10AM – 6PM


11AM – 5PM


Newborn - 9 month clothing must be new with store tags. Exceptions may be made for very high end gently used items. 

Target, Wal-Mart & Kmart brands are accepted new with tags only regardless of size.

Top Most Wanted Items:

High Chairs


Bring in your gently used kids stuff and we will pay you $$$for all items accepted.

Customers' items are sorted and quoted on a first come, first serve basis.  We do our best to complete quotes within one hour.

Items must be in good working order, clean, meet current safety standards and be of current style.  

When bringing in clothing, items need to be freshly laundered, lying flat in a basket, plastic bin or box. Articles of clothing must be gently used, like new and free of rips, tears and stains with all hardware (snaps, zippers, buttons) working.  Clothing brought to the store in bags will not be accepted.

Clothing in the size range of newborn through 9 months and infant shoes size 0 through 4 must be new with store tags in order to be accepted.  Exceptions may be made for very high end gently used items. 

Toys and equipment should be brought to the store clean, sanitized, in good working order with all original pieces and parts. Equipment over 5 years old cannot be accepted.  Bathtubs must be manufactured after 2009. Toys should be packed individually to keep parts together. We will be able to sort your items and provide a quote more quickly if your items are brought to the store in this condition.


Due to safety and hygiene issues, we do not purchase or sell gently used cribs, car seats, car seat bases, bath rings, mattresses, bedding or stuffed animals. 

We accept debit, Visa, Mastercard and Discover.

Once Upon A Child Sayville is not only a great place to shop, it is a great place to work.  If interested in applying for a position, download and complete the application and bring it into the store.  The application can be accessed here Employment Application.pdf.

Once Upon A Child Sayville is located at:
5640-80 Sunrise Highway (next to Sayville Bowl)
Sayville, New York 11782
Phone:  631-244-9400
E-mail:  briandjes@onceuponachildsayville.com

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