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At Plato's Closet in Edison, we purchase the latest teen/young adult trends and styles.  We look for shoes, clothes, and accessories that are a current style and good condition and have been in the malls within the past year and a half.  Our target age demographic is 13-24 years of age.  We buy based off of style, condition and current inventory levels and demand.  

Things to know:


We ask that your items are freshly laundered and in bags. No boxes or hangers, please.

You may bring in a max of 4 Bags per day/per customer  (NO BOXES, HANGERS OR SUITCASES PLEASE) from opening until up to 1.5 hours prior to closing.   

 You don't need an appointment.

Some designer items such as coach, Michael kors...etc must be reviewed by the store manager/owner.  Please call ahead if you are bringing in those designers. 

We focus on styles that have been in the stores within the last 12-18 months.

We stick to teen and young adult trendy casual clothing.  We do not purchase formal wear, business wear, bathing suits, earrings, undergarments, pajamas or children's clothing.

We pay CASH on the spot for any items we want.

Our inventory needs change daily.  Please give us a call ahead of time to find out the kinds of items we are currently buying.

Any higher end Nikes or other athletic sneakers may be required to be left overnight for evaluation.  Call for details.  


Our customers expect ultra high value and want quality gently used clothing and accessories that appeal to teens and twenty-somethings.  We love to offer our customers a wide variety of items at greatly reduced prices without compromising style or trend. We strive to offer a fun environment with a cool place to shop, cool music, a cool atmosphere with creative displays, great clothes and organized for ease of shopping. Whether you’re buying or selling, we would love to help you find what you’re looking for.

We always want to ensure that all of the items that we sell are genuine and authentic.  Therefore we ask that if you bring in any high-end designer handbags/sunglasses/shoes such as Coach, Michael Kors, Uggs, Jordans  ....etc that they be accompanied by an original receipt.  We want to ensure that we carry quality items.