1stdibs: Optimal Sizes for Holiday Sales

To optimize holiday sales, we will be focusing on work that is eligible to ship by parcel post from Nov 1 to Dec 15, 2017.

1stdibs will ship items by parcel post with Dimensional Weights less than 50 and prices of $5000 or less.

The formula for Dimensional Weight is: [(Height + 6) x (Width + 6) x (Depth + 6)] divided by 185

Here are some sizes that are eligible:

Paintings and Photography

  • 28 x 28 x 2 inches and smaller
  • 30 x 24 x 2 inches and smaller
  • 36 x 21 x 2 inches and smaller
  • 24 x 36 x 0.5 inches and smaller

Sculpture

  • 18 x 15 x 12 inches and smaller
  • 18 x 18 x 10 inches and smaller
  • 15 x 15 x 14 inches and smaller
  • 12 x 12 x 22 inches and samller