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Windows 4 consignment, thrift, resale (and other) shops

Windows 4 consignment, thrift, resale (and other) shops

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If you're promoting resortwear in your consignment shop, these DIY Pom-Pom Branches might be ideal! says bright colors shout cruise/ resort but they also call to mind spring flowers... for those shoppers who aren't going on vacay, but simply yearning for warm weather!

Party Pom-Pom Projects
  • Diana Ferrier
    Diana Ferrier

    Yearning is the right word....thanks for the fun idea....i just bought some pompoms from the dollar store. I am going to have every child who comes into my shop place a pompom on our tree....just for fun and see how fast or pompoms multiply

  • Kate Holmes
    Kate Holmes

    Always a good idea to get the kids involved, Diana! You want them nagging Mom to "go to the FUN store", right?

Need a window backdrop? thinks this is an eye-catching yet subtle way to catch the eyes of consignment window shoppers. Overlapping sheers. To make it a bit less formal, let some of the panels drape a bit more loosely

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Have a heart, times two. Perfect window for your consignment shop. Click through for 2 more ideas from Too Good to be Threw ! | Auntie Kate The Resale Expert is thinking this Bamboo white frosted self adhesive window contact paper, 18" wide, might make a great border or divider "panel" in consignment shop display windows which are simply TOO large. The bamboo design is elegant, pure, and ecological, so it's really suited for resale! | Privacy Window Film Decorative Adhesive Vinyl Glass Covering

For those with "Christmas tree" dress form displays for the holidays... start gathering paper-covered wire hangers for this idea: "Time to bring in your Spring Fashions!" ('s tip: fashion a skirt of pliable chicken wire, then simply hang LOTS of hangers... if you need to buy them wholesale, they're called "caped hangers")

joanell: a creative couple of days

How about a winter consignment shop window decor of snowflakes? Look close - those are plastic hangers! suggests 3-5 per window, hung from the ceiling... let them rotate around a mannequin/ dress form or above a room vignette!

Art Sculptures Made With Everyday Objects – Home and Garden

This would be SO cute in yiur January consignment shop window.... thinks it could be even cuter if you changed up the text messages often....

J'adore J. Crew
  • Shawna Nicole
    Shawna Nicole

    That's hilarious!!!

If you are featuring your seasonal clearance sale in yr consignment shop window display, says, stand out from the crowd with a little eye-catching twist on the word!

AuntieKate.wordpr... loves this Mini Snowman Attack... could be a great January consignment shop window with the help some (clearance-priced) Styrofoam balls (or better yet, recycled ones that you ask your clientele to bring in after Christmas :) )

These People Have WAY Too Much Time On Their Hands

A woodsy antique hanger with weathered clothespins, painter’s drop cloth then trimmed with twine and buttons... rustic curtains! Dare you trim your consignment or resale shop windows with these, asks

Vintage hanger crop cloth curtains - Funky Junk Interiors

Here I go with the garlands again. This consignment or resale shop window display idea is somewhat labor-intensive, says, but if you have an anniversary or other star-studded event coming up (and a bunch of preteens coming over for a slumber party who need a craft to do...) it could be SO worth it!

Dare you use your window displays to make your consignment shop a "haunted" one for Halloween? Use cardboard or foamcore & brown paint to make faux boards to (partially!) board up windows then add black-clad mannequins with white face masks... and maybe some eerie lighting? It's SPOOKY how great our (clothing, home decor) selection is... suggests as signage (and email subject line, social media, all that stuff)

Wiccan Make Some Too: Faux Wood Boards

This display was for Halloween. Cute, isn't it? Certainly calls attention to the luxury handbags. What a shame, an idea like this would only work for a week or two in late October. But wait! Just MAYbe…. consignment shops could adapt the idea for any time of year. Like whenever you have a good selection of those coveted, covetable handbags. How about ... (click the pic for more from Auntie Kate)

Take a cute idea, and make it cuter

Christmas, Valentine's Day... heck, St Patrick's Day in your consignment or resale shop. ADORING this, opines Too Good to be Threw

Yummy window displays from a furniture and home decor resale shop. says "Notice the lighting... that's key to how enticing these vignettes appear!"

The Shop - Rust & Found

Oversized doilies act like "look here!" flags... with a feminine touch. AuntieKate.wordpr..., the blog for Professional Resalers, loves unique window display ideas, and thinks this is perfect for consignment & resale shops

Catch their eye with a monotone window display!

The window signage here (1940's) translates as "Useful New Year's Gifts"... man, is THAT guy gonna be in TROUBLE if he comes home with a nice stiff corset ;)

These #DIY ice cream cones are crafted from paper lanterns! Too Good to be Threw thinks this is delicious for a consignment or resale display of pastel merchandise. Cut a cone from cardboard, add confetti "sprinkles, and they're ready to hang!

Ice cream decorations

Don't forget this old trick for adding a POP of light to your consignment shop window displays, says A little "extra" light in your display is always an eye-catcher... Recycled water cooler jug!

Construction paper streamers that your 8-year-olds can make for a festive window in your consignment, resale, thrift shop. is all for involving your kids, your grandkids, stray short ones in the biz. Maybe they'll grow up to be an Auntie Kate!

Zig Zag Accordion Streamers DIY

How about a nice CAMPING window for your consignment or resale shop display? DIY Flameless Fire Pit tutorial here, but would cut the work with gold- and silver-sprayed twigs for this....

DIY Flameless Fire Pit - Free People Blog

Another cool window display for your consignment or resale sale display window... to go with auntiekate.wordpr...

I'm thinking, said in one of her whimsical moods, that this could be a spectacular window display piece for your consignment or resale shop.

These are actually decals, but good design inspiration if you're painting your consignment or resale windows. Don't want lights? Try hangers! This makes your display windows a word-of-mouth treat, but doesn't obscure your merchandise displays.

I liked this design on #Fab. Lights & Stars Wall Decal White

Simple and effective SALE display window for consignment, resale, thrift... or any shop! also suggests if you sell home goods, prop S A L E signage on chairs in a row. Dining, kitchen, Hans Wegner...