It’s only been three days since families up and down the country gathered around the trees to open Christmas presents – but thrifty Brits aren’t wasting any time in making cash from their unwanted gifts.
Items including novelty mugs, fragrance sets and even underwear have been listed on eBay with sellers happy to make as little as £1.20 a pop.
One person even flogged a mystery set of unwrapped presents described as suitable ‘for a lady’, hoping to fetch £12 for the haul.
Other unwanted gifts included a set of framed ‘angel pictures’, a multi-pack of Brazilian-style extra small knickers, his-and-hers Lynx fragrance, a dog-shaped teapot and a ‘Best Dad’ mug.
Knickers for sale: Just three days after Christmas, one woman listed a multipack of ladies’ pants on bidding site eBay (size large), attracting two bids currently at £1.20
What’s in the box? One person even flogged a mystery set of unwrapped presents described as suitable ‘for a lady’, hoping to fetch £12 for the haul, and already attracting nine bids
This set of unwanted ‘angel pictures’, complete with gold frames, is up for sale on auction site eBay for £1.99. They were listed just days after Christmas with delivery set for mid January
A twin set of Old Spice men’s fragrance on sale for £1.50. Hundreds of thrifty Brits are already making cash from their unwanted gifts, if these eBay listings are anything to go by
A three-pack of ladies’ Brazilian style polka dot knickers, size extra small, is up for grabs on eBay for £1.75. Listed as a ‘new unwanted xmas gift’ along with hundreds of other presents
A his-and-hers Lynx fragrance set. Items including novelty mugs, fragrance sets and even underwear have been listed on eBay with sellers happy to make as little as £1.20 a pop
A ‘Best Dad’ mug up for sale on the bidding site. Other unwanted gifts included a set of framed ‘angel pictures’, a multi-pack of Brazilian-style extra small knickers, and a dog-shaped teapot
A bottle of micellar cleansing water – from budget beauty brand Simple – is on sale for £2 from one hopeful eBay seller, despite the product costing just £3 in store
This golf quiz calendar – perfect for sporting nuts – is up for sale on eBay for the bargain price of £3.99, joining a host of unwanted gifts being sold on the auction site post Christmas
One ungrateful recipient decided to flog this ‘Wings’ eau de toilette for £4.99 on eBay, apparently listing it just hours after it was opened on Christmas Day
When you wish upon a star… This Disney-themed globe necklace, featuring an image of Beauty and the Beast’s Belle, is listed on the bidding site for a paltry £4.90
This novelty dog-shaped tea pot was put up by one ungrateful Brit for £5.99. It has yet to attract any bids on auction site eBay and there are just eight hours left
This animal-themed bed set cover is proving popular on auction site eBay, attracting some six bids. The unwanted Christmas gift was listed online earlier this week
A lot of thought went into buying this eye shadow pallette and fluffy slippers, but whoever found it under the tree decided they’d be better off flogging the lot on bidding site eBay
Another mystery set of unwrapped Christmas gifts, this haul being sold on eBay for upwards of £7.70 plus postage. This is just one of hundreds of eBay listings of unwanted presents
Perfect for a chocolate lover, one eBay seller it touting a huge haul of sweet treats including a Cadbury Milk Tray, a box of Quality Streets – teamed with two beauty sets – for £21.99
One eBay seller couldn’t wait to get rid of their bicycle multi-tool which comes complete with a carrying case. It’s currently up for sale for the bargain price of £1.99 on the auction site