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I Want To Sell These For A Fair Price. Please Help.

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I want to sell these, I was thinking $15 each except $25 for the north pole sign and the sheperd boy. i want to sell on Craigslist cause I hate shipping these.

Do you think these are fair prices or to low?  If anyone on here wants to buy, I will let you all know if I dont sell them on CL. Again I don't want to try and ship these, unless I have to.

 

Thanks

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Hold on, does anyone read? Are you people serious. I asked a question and for advice.  Bunch of vultures. I don't have to even sell them. why don't you drive to my house and pick them up? If you want them.  I was hoping to make some room. I sure hope other people are nicer than you two. And plasitc paradise, your a newbie here, so I would watch how you say things to people on here.

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Hold on, does anyone read? Are you people serious. I asked a question and for advice.  Bunch of vultures. I don't have to even sell them. why don't you drive to my house and pick them up? If you want them.  I was hoping to make some room. I sure hope other people are nicer than you two. And plasitc paradise, your a newbie here, so I would watch how you say things to people on here.

 

Wow for being 43 years old you're pretty rude sir. According to your profile you are in NJ, I am in WISCONSIN. I'm not driving to NJ sweetie. We aren't vultures, if you wanted a price check you should have said so. I might be new here honey,but I moderate a forum of my own not related to this hobby :)

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Alright kids, settle down.  Remember, keep it positive, family friendly and Christmas centric.  There's been more than enough fighting here through the years.

 

AMD, remember, if you must ship you can just have the buyer pay the shipping.  I have sold a few molds on here and shipped all of them with no problem, just make sure they're insured when you send them out.

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Just some FYI..........We sold the sheperd boy with lambs for $100 on Ebay and the Madona and Child for $29.00 on line......Craigslist prices should be at least 50% cheaper...since you are limited to your local market you should price them well.......The other Pieces are selling now on Ebay between $10 to $20...Bottom line it really depends on your location and how hard it is for your area to get blow molds.  That's my two cents and that's about what it's worth.....

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$100 holy cow! I was way off.   I have 3 of them. It might be worth shipping it.  I might sell all 3 for help pay for my disney trip.  Thanks Father. 

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I want to sell these, I was thinking $15 each except $25 for the north pole sign and the sheperd boy. i want to sell on Craigslist cause I hate shipping these.

 

I thought that meant you wanted to sell, I guess I misunderstood that statement?

 

$100 holy cow! I was way off.   I have 3 of them. It might be worth shipping it.  I might sell all 3 for help pay for my disney trip.  Thanks Father. 

 

 

See :) If you charge the buyer shipping you'll get a bigger market. I wasn't misreading I was suggesting.

 

best of luck on the sales.

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You could look on ebay then cut the price in half and thats what the FAIR price should be, if your wanting to know fair prices that means you whant to sell them so people are asking to buy them not a big deal.

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This is a bit older but I'll just toss in my two cents also for fun.

 

1. The prices seem fair, but remember, a blow mold or anything for that matter is only worth as much as someone is willing to pay for it.

2. Not shipping does limit your range of buyers

3. Shipping isn't hard, I haven't done it myself but I have received blow molds by mail before and I live in Switzerland and they do manage to get here in one piece :)

4. Ppl don't argue over things. Just read what the question states, answer those first then ask your own questions.

 

And remember Christmas is with us all the time not just in December :)

 

Cedric

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He said "ebay it is" so there goes the fair price idea.

 

Yeah, it's always sad to see the prices on ebay but hey everyone gets to make their own decisions. I just love it when you read "RARE" and it's an item that is brand new that they still make and it's more expensive than when it's in the store but that's another topic :)

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Not to mention your going to have to ship (which he said he didnt want to do)unless you do local pickup only which cuts out about 95 percent of your buyers dont forget about pay pal fees, ebay fees, poeple whinning and crying

theres a scratch you didnt tell them about and they are going to ebay and complain you ripped

them off and so on.

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He said "ebay it is" so there goes the fair price idea.

 

Not all eBay sellers are rip-off artists, during the last week I have won two highly desirable Halloween blow molds for extremely fair prices.  I have been wanting them for years but have always been outbid until these two auctions.  To make the wins even sweeter they are both from the late 60's early 70's and one of them is still in new condition with the light cord still factory wound.  The other one is in almost new condition.

 

I do have to admit though that they were not at the cheap give-a-way prices of garage sales and Craigslist that so many here in the forum appear to think are the only fair prices.  Any Halloween blow mold "collector" that wanted these for their collection would be happy to pay the prices that I paid if they had seen them on eBay.

 

Mel

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It's true what you say Mel, I agree with you, but you must admit, too often do you find "rip-off" deals on ebay where they are selling an item that costs say 20$ new in the store at Christmas for 40$ on ebay. Such things are what make the experience no fun. I like a good auction otherwise but when the prices start very high already it tends to put a negative vibe on the whole thing. But I have also found myself a good deal already on ebay once on three blow mold soldiers last year for 22$.

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Yes, what you say is very true, there are a lot of rip-off opening bid or buy-it-now prices on eBay, I was just pointing out that not all sellers do that though, as some of the posts on the forum seem to imply.  One just needs to watch for the fair prices.  I have bought several blow molds on eBay again this year that we did not have in our collection and at this time I am watching several that I will bid on if I think that the prices are still reasonable for what the item is.  I don't waste my time even looking at the items I think are over priced even if we do not have them in our collection.  The hunt has gotten to be every bit as enjoyable to me as the actual winning of an addition of a new item to the collection,.

 

Mel

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Not all blowmolds are rip offs on ebay, but you look at some of the items and it gives you a bad taste in

your mouth. I have also found some good deals but look on there right now, poloron carolers asking 339.00

the snoopy that came out a couple years back people were asking around a 100.00 for it and sometimes you

can find a good price then look at shipping and they are wanting three times what it really costs to ship

so they can still get their money. As far as what your going to pay is a matter of how bad you want the item.

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