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Social recommendations and mentions

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  • Podcasters promoting hobby lobby
    I have also bought a lot of yarn on Mercari Lots of hand dyed yarn, name brands from individuals de-stash, estates. - Source: Reddit / 5 days ago
  • Can you order past bags?
    You can always check as well. - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • Everything you need to know about collecting battle chips (especially cost) is the second most popular. Don't get this confused with, because while it is the same company, the listings aren't transferable. Mercari is basically like facebook marketplace, first come first serve. They also hate proxy services, so its harder for people not in japan to buy from them. I'll explain more in the proxy section. - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • I put one of Michael’s videos on my ipod
    I have a couple tips of my own for how to find 5.5g iPods (and 2g iPod minis and 6/7g classics), it’s to look for the storage. A regular 5g will be 30/60gb but a 5.5 will be 30/80gb (similar case for the 2g mini, 4g/photo and 6/7g) and the prices usually aren’t that much more, so look up ipod 80gb and sift through the 80gb 6th gens. You should also diversify where you look, like going on sites like Mercari offerup... - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • can anyone help me out?
    You may have to hunt around on places like and eBay to find originals at an affordable price. You may also be able to find an adapter to use more modern cards. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • The cost of knitting
    I have found really good bargains on Mercari. I also shop Little Knits They do a lot of manufacturer close outs. There yarns are discounted at least 20-25% off retail. They often have yarns sold 5 skeins or hanks at a time for an additional discount. I have purchased a lot of Noro, Cascade, Araucania, Brown Sheep yarns from them. Both Love Crafts and Webs carry Valley Yarns, line of basic solid wools and blends.... - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • Where is the best place to sell cards that isn’t eBay?
    For a subreddit, r/pkmntcgtrades, for websites, I'd say, you can also do - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Anyone ever hear of User Interviews (the company)? Is this an actual survey or am I being scammed?
    Assuming the e-mail address is legitimate and assuming the URL they provide is actually on, I don't see a downside. Doesn't look like a scam. - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Marketplaces to sell a misprint that isnt ebay?
    There is one more option you could go to which is; It is a similar website to ebay. I am not entirely sure how it works as a seller, and if there are fees and such, but there are a decent amount of errors being posted there. It brings a much smaller traffic than ebay of course, but the more places you post something for sale, the better chance you get to sell it. - Source: Reddit / 11 months ago
  • Marketplace/Offer up transactions at your home? has a local option. Instead of shipping your stuff, when you list, you select local only. Only local buyers can buy. After they buy, you get instructions to put the stuff in front of your door and a uber/whatever driver comes and picks it up and delivers it to the buyer. - Source: Reddit / 11 months ago
  • [B] [USA-CA] LOOKING for Minolta XD, XD-11, XD-7
    Try and I see a lot of older cameras going through both venues. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • How serving 2 different version of a website on a single domain is possible?
    When you go to ( you go to US version. But when you change the directory of that website to ( it goes to JP version. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Loona Collections
    Generally speaking the biggest market for kpop goods including Loona merch is Instagram. Browse tags like #loonasale, #loonasales, #loonaphotocard, #loonaalbum, #loonatrade, #loonasell, #loonawts, etc. Occasionally you can also find deals on rare/out of print Loona merch on, or It's all about being persistent and regularly checking these sites for the items you want. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • [US] [SELLING] K-ON! 1-3, Future Diary 10 (Matte), Gintama 4 and 6
    Not going to argue w u, you can sell your stuff for whatever you please. https://www. /us/item/m29676970709/?ref=search_results. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Anyone here that would sell me a verfied US PayPal Account?
    I live in the EU and want to buy things on but they only accept US Accounts :(. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Buying Pokemon Cards specially big collections.
    You can look for pokemon cards on reputable domestic Japanese e-commerce sites like or and On Mercari, it's easier to find out old cards which is no longer available on the market. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Can I buy a Verizon IPhone from apple and use it on visible
    I saw a comment you mentioned the trade in value, you get more money if you sell the phone to a third party using something like or ebay. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

External sources with reviews and comparisons of Mercari

25 Best Sites Like eBay To Sell and Buy Stuff in 2022
However, Mercari takes 10% of the selling price of any item sold on the platform. And if you have a Mercari store, the percentage of sales fee taken is only 3%.
Best eBay Alternatives for You to Consider in 2022
Another eBay alternative for you to sell almost everything is Mercari, a Japan-based company that is growing in the UK, US, and Japan. Mercari is similar to eBay in terms of product categories and also allows you to sell second-hand items. Mercari describes itself as the “selling app” with millions of downloads in all markets. The app is pretty simple to use for both sellers and buyers, and all you need to do is...
15+ Best eBay Alternatives to Try in 2022
The platform claims that more than 100,000 products are added each day. You can find designer items, video games, phones, jewelry, and many more on Mercari. The setup is simple: you download its app, upload your product, ship it when the product is purchased, and then get paid.
Top 18 Sites Like Craigslist as an Alternative to Buy (or Sell) in 2020
Listings on Mercari are free, but you’ll pay a 10 percent flat fee when your item sells. Also, Mercari offers for you to print out a prepaid shipping label for when your item sells. That means you’ll want to take into account shipping costs when pricing your items on Mercari.
20 Real Craigslist Alternatives For Selling Your Stuff
Mercari is another mobile selling app where you ship the items instead of meeting up with people to deliver the goods.
Etsy Alternatives For Handmade, Vintage and Supplies
Mercari – Looks like you can sell anything there including handmade, vintage and supplies. They bill themselves as up to 70% off retail. 46 million visits a month.

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