Baby Clothes and Furniture
Julia Scott of BargainBabe.com says she was able to furnish her newborn baby’s nursery for just $260, taking advantage of the fact that parents will use their crib, changing table and other nursery furniture for only a couple of years before putting it away in the attic. That means there’s loads of baby furniture to be had at dirt-cheap prices if you buy it used, and most of it should be plenty sturdy.
She brings the same philosophy to buying baby clothes.
“Kids grow out of clothes so fast – we have a onesie that our daughter wore three times and no longer fits,” she says. “The retail value is so low because there’s so much supply. Everybody wants to give you baby clothes when you have a kid.”
Take them up on their offer.