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Plato's Closet Ledgewood buys and sells teen and young adult clothing and accessories

The team at Plato’s Closet in Ledgewood, NJ knows fashion!

That’s why they’re always scouting unique styles from trendsetters like you. They will pay you cash on the spot for your clothing, shoes, accessories and more! Sounds too good to be true? Try for yourself! Bring in the items you’re ready to sell. Plato's Closet buys guys and girls spring, summer, fall and winter clothes no matter the season and no appointments are needed!

And while you’re there, take a look around! Plato’s Closet Ledgewood, NJ stocks their store with the trendy guys and girls clothing you sell to them so you’ll find brands and styles that you see at the malls—but for up to 70% less than mall prices. You’ll find deals on gently used brands like american eagle, forever 21, express, roxy, lucky and many, many more!

Love to change your style?
Our inventory changes every day! So stop in today and stop in often!

Frequently Asked Questions 

How does it work?

Step 1: Bring in your gently used, current style name brand clothing, shoes and accessories.

Step 2: A buyer will review your items while you shop the store. All items must be freshly laundered, free of stains, all buttons and zippers in place and working order. Shoes should be in next to new condition free of stains and excessive wear. Items should be brought in a laundry  basket  or shopping bag. No trash bags or hangers please. Unfortunately, we cannot purchase items that are NOT freshly laundered or have a Smoke/ Mothball odor. All items must be in ready to wear condition.

Step 3: The buyer will make you an offer based on style, condition, brand and current inventory needs. 

Step 4: You can accept the offer and we will give you CASH on the spot for all items accepted. Or, you can trade in your items and apply the credit towards your purchase. 


What items do you buy?

We look for current styles and trends for teens and twenty somethings. Please note, we do not buy anything and everything! We purchase items that fit our buying guidelines, inventory levels, past selling expierence, and condition. 

Girls Clothing: 

         Bottoms: Sizes 0/1 - 18/20 

         Tops: XS - 3XL

Guys Clothing:

         Bottoms: Sizes 28 to 40 waist

         Tops: XS - XXL

Jean, Soft Pants, Shirts & Tops, Pants & Shorts, Crop Tops, Athletic Wear, Sweaters, T-Shirts & Tanks, Sweatshirts, Hoodies, Skirts & Casual Dresses, Shoes & Boots, Sandals, Sneakers, Jewelry, Betls, Scarves, Purses, Back Packs, Leggings & Hats and of course GUYS STUFF!!!!

What brands do you buy?

We look for teen trendy brands seen in the malls and department stores!

Brands that sell best:

american eagle, charlotte russe, forever 21, francescas, free people, h&m, hollister, lululemon, nike, pink by vs, sperry, steve madden, under armour and may more!

Designer Items?

coach, michael kors, kate spade, tory burch, dooney & bourke, henri bendel, marc jacobs, and rebecca minkoff are some our faviorte designer accessory brands. Please call ahead to be sure someone is available to authentic these items before bringing them down. 

What seasons do you buy?

We purchase all seasons all year long.

Do I need to make an appointment?

There is no appointment necessary. We buy up until one hour before closing on a first come first serve basis. 

How are the items priced?

We price our items about 70% off original retail pricing. We pay our customers about 1/3 of what we're selling them for. All items are priced individually based on brand, style, condition and the stores inventory levels. Estimates cannont be given over the phone. All items must be brought into the store for evaluation. 

What is your return policy?

Clothing may be returned with original price tags attached and original receipt for a STORE CREDIT within 7 DAYS of purchase. Clearance items and accessories including footwear, handbags, scarves, wallets, and jewelry are FINAL SALE. 


Additional questions? Please call our store at 973-970-9828