Scrolling through Facebook Marketplace can be a bit like walking through a fun house because you never know what you're going to get.
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It truly can be a mixed bag. On the good end of things, you can find exactly what you're looking for at a reasonable price.
My husband was able to find two dressers, a diaper-changing table, and a glider with a footstool all on Facebook Marketplace, and we were able to complete our nursery.
On the scary side of things, sometimes people try to sell the weirdest/dumbest things for outrageous prices.
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On the mystery side of things, you can just be scrolling through and come across a real gem of a find, like that one pyrex or trading card you need to complete your collection, regardless of the price.
Despite the scarier aspects of Facebook Marketplace (weird items at crazy prices and the occasional bot or fake account trying to take advantage), you can find some truly cool stuff. Particularly, when you search through the antique section.
Have you ever been inside Lansing's Mega Mall? Just hearing the name, Mega Mall, you might be thinking of department stores and food courts. But no. Lansing's Mega Mall is essentially like a giant antique store, flea market, and swap meet all rolled into one. And, it's open all year long. After living in Lansing for more than a decade, I was very surprised that I hadn't made my way there earlier, because there are so many treasures and unique collectibles. Take a look through the gallery below to see what mysteries are inside.
Michigan—Your Antique Ceramic Christmas Tree Could Be Worth Some Money
You may have seen this at your grandma's house growing up. It came out for Christmas, and you had to be extra careful around it so you wouldn't accidentally break it: antique ceramic Christmas trees. These vintage trees are making a huge comeback right now. You can find newer versions in stores, but it's the older antique ones that could be worth a good bit of money these days. Take a look at some ceramic Christmas trees below to get an idea of some of the styles you should keep an eye out for.
Take A Look At This Abandoned Antique Store In Michigan
It's a little ironic that a place that is meant to hold old discarded things, is now disregarded itself. Take a look at this abandoned antique store in Michigan.