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July 2019 CONSIGNMENT NEWSLETTER

The Guild Shop
2009 Dunlavy Street
Houston, Texas 77006
(713) 528-5095

Store Hours:
Monday – Friday 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

www.theguildshop.org

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Consignment Hours:
Monday & Wednesday 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Saturday 10:00 – 11:30 AM

Your consignment checks will be available for pick-up at The Guild Shop starting on Monday, July 15th.You have until Tuesday, July 30th to pick up your check; all remaining checks will be mailed on Wednesday, July31.

Please remember to cash your consignment checks!

Important Consignor Information for July 2019

 Designer Clothing is accepting summer clothing and accessories on clothing take-in days.  If you prefer, you may contact our Designer Chair at 713-528-5095 to arrange a private appointment.

 Designer accessories that are top sellers: Like new high-end purses, top designer sunglasses, Hermes scarves and designer shoes.

Clothing

Top Sellers include: lightweight-pastels.

UPDATE:  SUMMER PURSE — bring in one “like new” summer purse on Wednesday, July 3rd.

UPDATE: STYLISH “like new” summer clothing is in great demand.

Fast Track – Separate line if you have the following:

  • Completed Contracts (Blank contracts can be printed from www.consignmentcontract@theguildshop.org)
  • Pre-tagged with account number, on hangers you don’t mind leaving.
  • Up to 8 items total: maximum of 2 pairs of either pants, shorts or Capris; 1 belt and 1 pair of shoes.

     Note: Shoes and purse on separate contracts.

UPDATE:  In addition to our standard no-take list www.notakelist@theguildshop.org,

 Clothing Restrictions for July

Due to inventory restrictions we cannot accept:

  • Prom or evening attire.
  • Tank tops.
  • Heavy Jackets

Household

UPDATE – All items MUST be cleaned and polished.

Top Sellers include: Sets of china, stemware, and good oriental vases & ginger jars.

Fast Track – Separate line if you have the following:

Household Restrictions for July: Due to inventory restrictions we are not accepting mirrors, knick-knacks (Except Vintage Collectibles), or wooden /metal magazine racks.

 Jewelry

Top sellers include: ethnic, Lucite and jade pieces.

Fast Track: Separate line if you have the following:

Contracts must be completed.  Blank jewelry contracts can be printed from www.jewelryconsignmentcontract@theguildshop.org.

  • All  pieces must be in Ziploc 1 gallon bag
  • Bring to Jewelry Office Door
  • Up to 10 items total.
  • In an effort to clear our two-month backlog, the Jewelry Department will temporarily stop taking consignments in August.  We will resume our usual consignment schedule of the first Saturday and third Wednesday in September. If you have any questions or concerns, the jewelry office can be reached at jewelry@theguildshop.org or (713) 528-5095 ext. 912.

 Art

Top Sellers include: original, signed, with attractive subject matter.

How to consign Art: See our website www.theguildshop.org for important NEW INFORMATION.

  • All items must have a wire on the back.
  • All art UNDER 36″ on all sides may be consigned ONE AT A TIME on each of the first three Mondays.
  • If a piece of art EXCEEDS over 36″ on ANY side you MUST EMAIL a photo, brief description including artist, medium (oil, water color, print, etc.) and size, including the frame to:art@theguildshop.org.  You will receive a return email indicating whether the art is acceptable for consignment and suggesting a date to bring it in.

Furniture and Rugs

It’s Patio Time – Bring in your nice patio furniture and garden statuary 

Top Sellers: Mid Century Modern

 Furniture and rugs received by appointment only

Email photos and contact information to furniture@theguildshop.org

Estates The Guild Shop accepts estates from families who are experiencing changes that require significant reduction in possessions, such as moves, deaths, and downsizing.

  • The estate split is 50/50.
  • Itemized lists are required.
  • All estates must be scheduled.
  • Estates are accepted after the 21st of each month.  No estates are accepted in December.

For more information, contact (713) 528-5095 ext. 906.

Thank you for your consignments and donations.  The Guild Shop proceeds go to ministries that make a great impact in the lives of the elderly in need.

Currently, we are supporting the following:
Amazing Place * Holly Hall *The Gathering/Care Partners * Home Assessments for Seniors Program- SJD * Vita Living

If you have any suggestions, questions or comments please send an email to ED@theguildshop.org

Everyday Giving:

Here are three ways to support The Guild Shop in helping the elderly in need:

Link The Guild Shop to your Kroger Card with our organization # LN812: Note the new number.

Link the Guild Shop to your Randalls’ card with our Good Neighbor Number with organization #13716.

Use this link to our Amazon Smile page

https://smile.amazon.com/ch/74-1535808

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