At the same time, family and friends with babies, social service agencies, non-profit groups, and support groups can be good sources of hand-me-downs , and can help you meet the needs of your babies.
We don't even have that many hand-me-downs , as we gave most of them away because we didn't expect another baby.
Juniors like that won't tolerate hand-me-downs or patched knees; they want everything shiny, new, and up-to-date, and they tend to get it without so much as a thank you.
The dinghies on our lake were serviceable, not showy: hand-me-downs with dented motors and countless coats of varnish.
I had a couple more shirts now - hand-me-downs from Ray and Johnny - but I still had the same four pairs of basketball shorts.
His mother was a domestic in Miami Beach, and along with hand-me-downs from the wealthy families she worked for, she brought home tales of the spiritual impoverishment that accompanied their plenty.
With no money coming in (Andrew likely never received the army pension he was due), the girls wore hand-me-downs from their Milford Haven cousins and Philip grew up learning the value of economizing.
The day of the hand-me-downs among family and friends is truly gone with parents opting to buy new baby equipment.
The jeans you're wearing are hand-me-downs , they stopped making that style six and a half years ago, telling me that you either have an older sibling or some other close relative who's older than you.