eBay Business Profile: Yia Yia’s Attic

Business Profile

Business name: Yia Yia’s Attic

eBay ID: yiayiasattic

Type of business: Ephemera

Owner: Barbara Lemonakis

Location: Canonsburg, Pennsylvania

What is ephemera? The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines ephemera as “Something of no lasting significance,” or alternatively as “Paper items (as posters, broadsides, and tickets) that were originally meant to be discarded after use but have since become collectibles.”

To Barbara Lemonakis, ephemera is another word for “money.” Her Yia Yia’s Attic eBay business has achieved PowerSeller status by selling all sorts of ephemeral collectibles, focusing on paper items and postcards.

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