mercanstyle is taking a short break
kristina on Jan 5, 20145 out of 5 stars
Really darling at a good price. Does require some assembly.
Anonymous on Jun 13, 20135 out of 5 stars
Seller was flexible & wonderful to do business with! FAST shipping & a lovely piece just as described! Couldn't be happier!
Anonymous on Jan 31, 20135 out of 5 stars
Seller answered questions immediately. Adorable item arrived quickly and well wrapped. PERFECT!
Anonymous on Dec 15, 20125 out of 5 stars
I'm not sure why, but sometimes I just like having lo-fi radio babble to fill the silence while I do stuff. Great purchase, fast shipping!
Anonymous on Nov 8, 20125 out of 5 stars
superb seller; great customer service; lovely cat print; highly recommended
Bringing Memories To Market and Helping Local Charities
My shop features finds that have a special feel I want to share. I love bringing things that make people happy back to market... In the mean time I help local charities by sourcing all our merchandise from them... the majority of our proceeds go back to the same charities for more merchandise, so when you buy from me, you and I get to help worthy local charities together!
we are also the proud parents of http://mercanstyle2.etsy.com... our new vintage clothing store! check it out!
Hi there, I am a 2003 Fine Arts Studio grad of the University of South Florida... My husband, our 3 chihuahuas and I live in the Tampa bay area... Looking back on growing up, I was always doing something creative & crafty
Shipping / Supportive Husband
Christiaan and Gina have been married for 9 years and are the parents of 3 feisty chihuahuas. He is a recent college grad and works full time in banking. He loves the treasure hunts and accompanies Gina on all her trips
Accepted payment methods
Returns and exchanges
if the item arrives in a manner not consistent with the item you purchased (broken) we will offer you a refund of your price for the item, MINUS shipping...convo me! I'm here almost all the time and respond quickly...
we love our customers and want you to be happy, but we do not offer refunds based on buyers remorse so please take that into consideration before your investment....
Please Note: Import duties, taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding or buying.
we are a one car family and the car is in the city on all business days past the hours of the post office, so we want our customers to have realistic expectations of when to receive their goodies! so we estimate that packages larger than our home mailbox will be mailed sometime in the next week (sometimes 5-7 business days after purchase)... it may go out earlier if it can fit in our mailbox at home...
our packaging is made as cost effective and recycled as often as possible, secured with news paper or other fillers from shipments we purchased...
your treasure may arrive to you in a pre loved box, or in a modified mailer or box please never judge a book by it's cover, this is meant to be eco friendly and cost effective for all involved..
our shipping rates in the listings are estimated and we reserve the right to convo you while packing your order if our estimated shipping fees will not cover the cost of getting your item to you, we may bill for a shipping adjustment ... if no agreement can be made within 48 hours your money will be refunded and the item will be relisted. Our default shipping is USPS Priority Mail for items under 3 pounds, and items over 3 pounds will be shipped via fedex... if you have any concerns or questions about shipping please send us a convo!
Additional policies and FAQs
item rating system
"Great" in great shape... not much wear for the age... maybe even looks new
"Good" in good shape... shows signs of wear for the age... scuffs and one or two chips at most... might come clean with washing
"Fair" in fair shape... still worthy of love... obvious wear... multiple chips or obvious stains...
ALL items sold as is in any shape...
Our vintage toys are offered as collectibles for adults and are not recommended for children
we do not take consignment customers at this time. Convo me if you'd like to do a wholesale order.
We recommend that all items are washed prior to your use... we do a light cleaning but recommend a hand wash in a manner compliant to the item... this applies to http://mercanstyle.etsy.com AND http://mercanstyle2.etsy.com (our vintage clothing store)
99% of our items are Second hand, 100% are 20+ years old
the majority of our items are sourced from local charities and a good portion of our profits go back to the same charities to source more treasures... so we together are kind of doing great things if you buy from me :)