What the difference between vintage and antique?

ResellingRevealed: “Antique” and “Vintage” have got to be some of the most misused words when it comes to selling on eBay.  To the average person, this may not seem like such a big deal, but to many collectors and shoppers, it means needing to wade through mounds of inaccurate listings to find what you want.  It also makes an buyer wonder, if you don’t even know whether what your setting is vintage, an antique, or neither, what else don’t you know?  The more knowledgeable you are about the products you can sell, the more likely you are to find the perfect buyer.  If the extent of your knowledge is “it’s old…” expect very little traffic and even less interest. WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN VINTAGE AND ANTIQUE? “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” or so we are told. As this adage implies, word choice when describing an item can sometimes be subjective, and the item’s value is often …

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$40 HOME DEPOT PHOTO LIGHTING SETUP FOR CLOTHING PHOTOS​

ResellingRevealed: Taking great pictures is one of the most important aspects of your eBay listings.  Right off the bat your customer has a sense that you are a professional and assumes that you will also handle the rest of the transaction at a high level.  So how do you take great pictures?  Well it all starts with lighting.  Not all of us have access to natural lighting to take great pictures and lighting set-ups can be expensive.  So what is the solution?  Well luckily there is a cheap homemade way to take great eBay pictures!  Or pictures for selling any product online really.  Read on to find out how you can make your own super cheap lighting setup! An inexpensive and compact system for lighting hanging/modeled clothing for photography with true color representation and no shadows, using items widely available at any home improvement store.              Introduction:I’m primarily a clothing seller, and have experimented with different lighting …

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How we got our start selling on eBay

“Oh wow!  Kirstie, look at these shoes!  What size are they….oh….a size 6.  How about this jacket?!  Oh….it’s a 4XL.   Nothing fits me!  Tell you what….hand me that jacket, I’m going to sell it and buy one my size! And that, ladies and gentlemen, is how greatness occurs.  Or at least, how my wife and I doubled our income by thrifting and selling part-time on eBay.  At first we thought, “Well an extra couple hundred dollars a month would be nice” then it was “If we could pay our rent every month with eBay profits…” and now it’s, “Do you think we could buy a house within two years?!” haha Which of course, brings us to this blog.  Hopefully you’ll find it entertaining and profitable while it motivates us and help us keep our goals in sight!  Everyday I’ll be updating you on sales over the past 24 hours, brands to be on the …

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