Forbes asked Overstock for their bitcoin list and they got it, so they shared with the rest


What I can say, however, is this: The two lists don’t line up. Not at all. By that I mean the top, say, 15th item on the Bitcoin buyers list is shirts and the top 15th item for all Overstock shoppers is appliances. Sheets, for some reason was the top purchased item by Bitcoin buyers while area rugs was the top item for general buyers. And so on. There was some, but not much overlap. Categories that made an appearance on both lists were area rugs, living room furniture, sheets, bedroom furniture, decorative accessories, appliances, cell phone accessories, perfumes and fragrances and men’s watches.

Other tidbits worth noting: Overstock confirmed what I suspected, that about 60% of its overall shoppers are women.Most significantly, a rep also told me that the company estimates that Bitcoin buyers have made some $500,000 in purchases since Jan. 9.

And now, the list….

1. Sheets

2. Cell Phone Accessories

3. A/V Accessories

4. Appliances

5. Computer Accessories

6. Computers

7. Men’s Shoes

8. Hard Drives

9. Bedroom Furniture

10. Keyboards & Mice

11. Men’s Watches

2. Computer Hardware

13. Storage & Blank Media

14. Living Room Furniture

15. Shirts

16. Perfumes & Fragrances

17. Networking

18. Cookware

19. Memory Cards

20. Towels

21. Area Rugs

22. Computer Components

23. Decorative Accessories

24. Fiction Books

25. Lighting & Ceiling Fans