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Cozy Up to Great Savings

We buy and sell gently used kids' stuff - all seasons, every day! We pay on the spot for items accepted. No appointment necessary.

Welcome to ONCE UPON A CHILD Des Moines, IA

fall and winter for lessFall is just around the corner, and before you know it... winter!!!
Are your kids ready for colder weather?!
Come see our selection of denim, sweaters, long sleeves, sweats, hoodies, jackets, and more.
Layer up!

While you're here, trade in or sell us your gently used fall and winter apparel for CASH on the spot!

Did you know that Once Upon A Child sells gently-used kids' costumes for less? Way less?! Stop into your local store and pick up this year's cutest, sweetest, and strongest Halloween costumes for way less than store prices!

we pay cash for dressesWe're stocking up at Once Upon A Child! Turn your gently used kids' holiday dress wear into cash!

sell us your baby gearWe always need your baby equipment, gear and furniture! Need a little EXTRA CASH? Bring them into us for Cash on the spot!

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Once Upon A Child Urbandale

10465 Hickman Road
Urbandale, IA 50322
515-222-0774 - Map - Hours
Mon09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Tues09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Wed09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Thu09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Fri09:30 AM-08:00 PM
Sat09:30 AM-06:00 PM
Sun12:00 PM-05:00 PM
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