Not buying it! Online shoppers reveal the most bizarre products they’ve spotted – from a fruity Apple watch to balloon heels
Sustainable living has surged in popularity over the past few years and with it, second-hand shopping has become a huge trend.
Charity shops, Depop and Facebook Marketplace are guaranteed destinations for quirky and unique pieces you cannot find anywhere else – but sometimes the vendors go a bit too far with the bizarre creations on offer.
A gallery curated by Bored Panda is proving just that, with people from around the world selling downright outrageous creations on Facebook Marketplace, including a wooden fireplace and a perfectly seasoned Dorito.
In the US someone attempted to flog a ‘Genuine Apple watch’ for $450, and to be fair to them they didn’t exaggerate about their fruity creation.
Apple-solute bargain! In the UK, someone wanted to sell their genuine apple watch. However with probably only costing 40p to make, perhaps they are asking a bit too much
Elsewhere, a seller from the UK offered a pair of shoes where the heels were crafted to look like balloons.
In a wonderfully brazen attempt to style things out, a motorist in the US put a car riddled with bullet holes up for sale online and tried to claim they were ‘custom air vents’.
You have to give them top marks for creativity, even if nobody is likely to make an offer!
And if for some bizarre reason you needed a giant rock to complete your home decor, one was for sale on Facebook in the US for the princely sum of $1,500.
FEMAIL has rounded up some of the most wacky sales pitches on the social media platform…
Hate to burst your bubble! Elsewhere in the UK someone has repurposed their shoes with the catwalk’s favourite balloon style heels… yet we’re not convinced that these will hold you up
Between a rock and a hard place! The biggest question here is not if it is still available but how did they get it in there?
Nice rims! This person in the US was bold to claim ‘will definitely pass mass inspection’ but even more were they deluded to state ‘Has a few scratches Can be buffed out.’ It looks as though it’s been part of a high speed chase and shot at
Can you see the problem here? To make fire you need fuel, oxygen and heat. If you still can’t it out we will tell you – wood is fuel for fire
Are bills included? In the US someone has a warped sense of humour trying to rent a juvenile detention centre room for an outrageous price
Everything you could ever want in one place? Elsewhere in the US Carlos thinks he’s created a genius hack for all gamers and wishes to sell his ‘invention’
The perfect crisp! Imagine this person’s joy at finding the most beautiful Dorito in the packet, it’s almost a shame to sell it
Purrr-fect condition! We aren’t sure we would want the cats who kept that cat tree in ‘great condition’ imagine how they would look after your sofas…
You couldn’t pay us! This is the first honest FB Marketplace ad we’ve seen. The seller clearly knows they’re not going to shift this junk. Where even is the bed?
Coming soon: Hollywood Blockbuster Video Returns! One prospective house buyer was horrified to find 93 copies of Forest Gump in someone’s basement. They quickly cottoned on that they wouldn’t sell the house with that creepy hoard underground
Something is on its side! Hats off to this person in the US who tried to sell a lone drawer as a side table. It ticks the boxes – cheap, one of a kind, and rustic
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