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  • Antiques and Modernism Winnetka Show
    This Weekend, Winnetka's famed Antiques and Modernism Show returns
    Call it retro but your parents’ and grandparents’ mid 20th furniture and jewelry are “in.” Also in style are pottery, porcelain, pictures and pearls that date back a couple of centuries.So, whether adding to a collection or...
  • Thrift Hunters
    ‘Thrift Hunters’ are ‘Goodwill Hunting’ in Ohio on Spike TV
    On last night’s episode of “Thrift Hunters,” with modern-day treasure hunters, Bryan Goodman and Jason T. Smith, viewers are taken on a journey to see just how cheaply they can buy stuff and then resell it at a profit on this...
  • Spectacular Pair of Cranberry over Vaseline Cut Glass Cologne Bottles SOLD: $3000.00.
    eBay Queen: Is eBay trying to throw "junk" sellers out with the garbage?
    Dear eBay Queen:I sell antiques and collectibles. I got off the phone yesterday after a 3 hour call with eBay. The only thing that seems sure, is that nothing is sure.One thing that was said by the eBay customer service that makes perfect sense to...
  • The App Ball one of Carl Fisher's own signature designs
    Temecula resident to exhibit at Vegas marble show this weekend
    The International Association of Marble Collectors will hold their annual show in Las Vegas, Nevada this year on Saturday November 1 at the Fortune Hotel and Suites. The show, now in its 10th year, is one of the largest marble shows in the United...
  • Sweet William Antique Mall
    Sweet William Antique Mall Grand Opening and Open House November 8, 2014
    A favorite Colorado Springs antique mall, formerly well-known as Colorado Country Antique Mall, has a new name and a new look: Sweet William Antique Mall. Along with the new name there is a new website, and lots of new activity on their Facebook...
  • This sign prompted the name of the store
    America’s Cup Antiques, named after coffee sign on side of the building
    Back when, advertising wasn’t a billboard on the nonexistent highway, but a sign painted on the side of the building. In Pleasant Plains, Larry and Diane Pankey named their antique store after that painting from long ago.In this case, the...
  • On view at the New York Art, Antique and Jewelry Show
    Billions of dollars in antiques on display for art show this weekend
    At the Park Avenue Armory this weekend is a most impressive array of glittering diamonds, colorful textiles, smooth ceramics, and gilded-framed artworks. What's going on? The Art, Antique and Jewelry Show is taking place at the Armory from...
  • Halloween at It's Just Serendipity, Hammond, IN.
    Serendipity finds Hammond
    Keeping my focus on Hammond, Indiana, I just happened to find serendipity, literally. Seriously speaking, I found a store called It’s Just Serendipity located in Downtown Hammond at 5630 Hohman Avenue, practically across the street from...
  • Antique Shop Event
    TLC appraisal experts "What The Sell" ladies
    The Perfect Thingevent takes place on Sunday, October 5th, 2014. This special appraisal event islocatedat theCenter Circle mall at The Perfect Thing shoplocated at 131 Town Square, Wheaton IL.The upscale consignment boutique wasstarted by a three...
  • End of the summer markets
    End of the summer/pre-pumpkin vintage markets in Southern Colorado
    It's almost pumpkin time; soon we'll all be driving out to leaf-peep. Don't miss the last of the summer markets, which happen to be occurring out of Colorado Springs -- but just a close drive away:The last Paris Street Markets of the...
  • Antiques Roadshow in Chicago
    What to watch for when Chicago episodes air on Antiques Roadshow in 2015
    With 6,000 guests and 18,000 items coming through the door of Chicago’s McCormick Place when PBS’ Antiques Roadshow taped there July 26, 2014, you know there were some fascinating items and stories.Here are a few items to watch for...
  • Antiques Roadshow in Chicago
    Behind the scenes at the Antiques Roadshow
    The scene was a familiar one to anyone who watches the Antiques Roadshow on PBS. Folks of all sizes and ages are toting pictures or wrapped packages, pushing a piece of furniture or clasping a lamp, a vase a sculpture. All are aiming for the...
  • Christmas in July
    Vintage Christmas: pick in July
    It's that time of year: garage sale season, when colorful signs pop up on street corners for Friday and Saturday sales here in Colorado Springs. That means it's prime picking time for the elusive vintage holiday wares. Holiday kitsch is a...
  • Wine barrel table
    An antique market set in downtown Chicago
    Antique markets can be a lot of fun; rummaging around table after table of old lamps, advertisements, jewelry and tools brings back a lot of fond memories for many people. The problem for those of us living in downtown Chicago is that it usually...
  • Celebrate Antiquing in Woodbury Connecticut
    Celebrate Antiquing in Woodbury Connecticut
    Woodbury has the distinction of being Connecticut's antiques capitol as well as the originator of the popular "Antiques Trail" developed by the State Office of Tourism and locals interested in promoting Woodbury. The town boasts of...