The Frisky’s eBay Finds Of The Week

Let’s face it, scouring the search pages of eBay can be as intense and demanding as a full-time job. That’s why we’ve done the work for you, and picked out 12 great deals on eBay this week. Bid on them yourself, or use them for inspiration to find a one-of-a-kind piece of your own. As with any eBay or online purchase, buyer beware — do your research before you buy!1. Set of Seven Vintage Bangle Bracelets: The bangle bracelet—one of spring’s most important accessories—in a pre-set stack of vintage red and yellow bakelite. (eBay search keywords: Bakelite bracelet)

2. Chanel Le Vernish Mimosa Nail Color: Leslie Harrington, Executive Director of the Color Assocation, told us that yellow is one of spring’s most important shades. This soon-to-be-launched nail color, sure to be a sell-out, is available for pre-order now. It’s perfect for your almost-sandal-ready toes. (eBay search keywords: Chanel Mimosa)

3. Pierre Hardy Platform: The French footwear brand opened its first U.S. store in Manhattan this past December. If you can’t get to NYC, try these on for size—at almost $600 below retail. (eBay search keywords: Pierre Hardy)

4. John Derian Plates: Designer John Derian’s exlusive line with Target was an instant sell-out. Grab this set of insect-themed plates here. They’re so much fun for the upcoming outdoor dining season. (eBay search keywords: John Derian Target)

5. Chinese Red Box: An intricately carved box with a black lacquer interior can hold rings, earrings or other tiny keepsakes. (eBay search keywords: Chinese box)

6. Fossil Rose Gold Ladies Watch: The oversize “boyfriend” rose gold watch is the accessory of choice right now. The clear band on this one lends it an extra-sporty vibe. (eBay search keyword: rose gold watch)

7. J. Crew Short Icon Trench: This trench coat, from the popular fashion e-tailer, sold out at retail. The waist-length cut and warm, taupe-y color make it super-feminine and a classic for spring. (eBay search keyword: J. Crew trench)

8. Flat-Top Steamer Trunk: Interior design experts are loving vintage steamer trunks. This one can do double duty as a coffee table and a fancy storage bin. (eBay search keywords: vintage steamer trunk)

9. Fiestaware Pitcher: Fiestaware, a line of colorful ceramic dinnerware originally launched in the 1930s, can be found in spades on eBay. This banana yellow pitcher is a great way to start a collection—or a morning. (eBay search keyword: Fiestaware)

10. Domino Magazine: We’re still mourning the closure of cheerful, user-friendly Domino magazine. If you didn’t save your copies, you can find a host of them on eBay. (eBay search keywords: Domino magazine)

11. Norman Rockwell April Fool Print: This print, by legendary American artist Norman Rockwell, was pictured on the cover of the Saturday Evening Post on April Fool’s Week in 1948. It shows a curiosity shop bursting with all sorts of hidden jokes—like dolls with faces of old ladies, dogs with raccoon tails and a water pitcher with the bottom cut out. (eBay search keywords: Norman Rockwell April Fool)

12. Bonnie Cashin Leather Handbag: Vintage designs by Bonnie Cashin, a renowned sportswear designer who launched a women’s accessories division for Coach in the ’60s, are a favorite of the fashion set. This top-handle bag—a bargain at the price—is totally on-trend. It’s particularly valuable because it displays the brass toggle Cashin incorporated into many of her designs. (eBay search keywords: Bonnie Cashin handbag)