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What's you opinion on buying "used" items for christmas gift??

My daughter really wants an ipod touch & cricut for christmas, but I can't afford new one. Thought about buying used one, what do you guys think?

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Asked by jasesmommy0529 at 2:18 PM on Oct. 15, 2010 in Shopping

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  • Who ares. It's the thought that counts.

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 2:19 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • *cares

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 2:19 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • I think it's a good idea. I'm sure she wouldn't know the difference. or even care.

    Answer by Iluvmy5 at 2:25 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • It's used the second u take it out of the package anyway...I often wonder why I buy anything new. As long as it is in good condition go for it!

    Answer by ANGIE409 at 2:28 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • As long as they work and are in good condition, no harm!

    Answer by thatgirl70 at 2:28 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • If its in good condition, why not! I would buy anything other than electronics such as this second hand though.

    Answer by KayGia0704 at 2:39 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • I bought my daughter an American Girl doll off ebay once for Christmas and got a great deal. Look on craigslist since it's local and you can check the stuff out before you pay for it. And don't think of it as "used," think of it as "recycling." You're helping keep the stuff out of the landfills.

    Answer by ceallaigh at 5:28 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • I would definitely buy used as long as they were in good condition. Especially the cricut - those are so expensive but they're hard to screw up so if you can find one on Craigslist used for cheap, go for it!

    Answer by WomanWitty at 12:34 AM on Oct. 16, 2010

  • i think that would be fine

    Answer by Kainalu55 at 5:13 AM on Oct. 16, 2010

  • im sure if thats all you could afford, she would be happy to have one instead of not! =)

    Answer by xtatianax at 5:32 AM on Oct. 16, 2010

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