Once Upon a Child

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


About Us

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                   North Charleston                               West Ashley

North Charleston Store - 7800 River Ave, Ste 1410

 (843) 824-1242 

Across Rivers Ave from North Woods Mall


West Ashley Store - 1650 Sam Rittenberg Blvd  (843) 402-9191

Near St. Andrews Family Rec center , between Hwy 61 and Ashley Hall Rd. behind the Arbys.

Our mission:

Once Upon A Child will provide a fun and convenient way to buy and sell new and gently used kids stuff focusing on quality, safety and value.

What do our customers have to say about the store:


   Visit our Facebook review page:  Customer quotes  

Gift Cards

Purchase and use a gift card at any participating Once Upon A Child location. Gift cards are perfect for baby showers, birthdays, stocking stuffers, basket fillers, thank you gifts, and any occasion!


Customer Appreciation Cards:
Earn one stamp for every $10 transaction.  After twenty (20) stamps redeem the card for 15% off your next purchase.  Customer Appreciation Cards cannot be used with any other coupons, discounts or sale merchandise.  One coupon per customer.  Valid only at participating Once Upon A Child Stores.

Share Your Feedback:
Our store is locally owned and operated.  We’d love to hear about your experience at our N. Charleston location. Feel free to email us at ouaccharleston@aol.com

Return Policy

7 day return policy with original tags and receipt.  Refunds can be made in the same form of payment or store credit. No returns on discounted and clearance items. 

Accepted Forms Of Payments

We accept the following forms of payment:

Cash - Mastercard - Visa - Discover - American Express

Debit Cards/ Store Gift Cards

Sorry we do not accept checks of any type

 We do not buy or sell the following items:

Recalled Items of any type even if retrofitted

Car Seats (since there is no way to test if a car seat has been in an accident before)

Bikes larger than 20"



Our Location

    Gold Standard Store

    This location has received the Gold Standard Seal. They have been recognized for achieving the highest standards in Product, Quality, Operations and Customer Service.