Category Archives: News Worthy Estate Sales
Antique carriages and sleighs are highly sought after and starting today in Bear Valley Springs, CA is quite a collection conducted by Sheridans Consignment and Estate Sales Services. Here are a few of the carriages for sale.
To view more about this unusual estate sale click on the link below.
A most unique estate sale in Oviedo, Florida. Five generations of Pennsylvanian historical families. It started with VIP galas 5pm-8pm August 17 and August 18 and opens to the public without appointments on Thursday August, 20th at 9am conducted by Cece’s Closet, LLC. What is unique is the idea of having appointment only VIP galas with what was called “superior purchases of $100” in certain areas of the sale. We have not spoken with Cece, however, with a short video and over 500 photos we thought this sale news worthy for several reasons. Here is a link to her website. To view more information and the photos click here.
This sale features everything from a Coco Chanel dog coat, Mercedes Benz, Civil War memorabilia, gold jewelry and more.
From Sweet & Harding this weekend in Newfane, New York starting August 14, for three days a unique estate sale with trains, plane & automobiles and that’s just the beginning. Here is a video done by Ian Harding for this most unusual sale. So many antiques, tools, a partially assembled 1941 Piper Cub airplane. We have put a few still photos below. This estate sale is very large with tools, motors, etc. abound along with the interior home contents.
This video tour runs about 10 minutes and is well worth viewing before attending this truly unique estate sale. A great guide to help you see what’s there and where.
Again LA Estate Sales is conducting a magnificent large estate sale for the Lang family for four days starting Thursday, August 13th.
Walter Lang and his son Richard Lang were directors of some of Hollywood’s most memorable movies and television shows. Walter Lang directed Can Can, The King and I, and There is No Business Like Show Business to name a few and his son Richard directed Melrose Place, Beverly Hills 90210, Julia, Charlie’s Angels, and others. Richard’s mother Fieldsie was a silent film actress and was a sidekick of Carol Lombard as well as one of her best friends.
This home is filled with items accumulated by Richard and Carole Lang and his father and mother. An unbelievable eclectic assortment of sterling, china, male oriented collectibles, and furnishings. Copeland Spode Herring Hunt Red Border china (discontinued in 1940). Fantastic assortment of camera equipment including Leica, Hasselblad, Nikon, and others. Lots of vintage clothing and a fantastic collection of 1930s-1940s AAA edition of 250 – signed Thomas Hart Benton prints and many other known artists. This sale has taken weeks to prepare it has so many items.
Here is a brief slide show of some of the items in this great estate sale.
Many more photos have been added to this extraordinary sale. Here are a few.
To learn more about this fabulous estate sale Click Here.
Today estate sale companies post hundreds to thousands of photos of the items that will be for sale at their liquidation events. Do you look through every photo? Do you read through the descriptions? Some of them offer a list of items and others give you the story of the estate as well as the items that are in the sales.
Do you subscribe to an estate sale listing websites to see what sales are taking place in your area? Many estate sale shoppers go from one listing site to another to see what may be posted as not all estate companies use every listing site available.
There are estate liquidators that have chosen to put up videos of their estate sales along with photos enabling you to take a virtual tour of the sale ahead of time. Do you take advantage of these video tours?
Each estate sale attendee shops differently and with that in mind estate sale companies have changed the way they market their sales. So have the estate sale listing websites. They now offer the liquidation companies that list their sales on them the ease of posting them to Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and other social media outlets.
With so many outstanding sales this week with from the estate of a Hollywood producer to beautiful antiques and other great items we will look at the many ways to advertise and attract the attention of buyers and even perspective future sellers.
There are a variety of collections for sale at estate sales both public and online.
All About Estate Sales is selling off a large collection of copper and brass. Click here for a link to their company.
In Kirkwood MO this weekend, Paint and Patina Services LLC has a sale with many collections one of which is china shoes. Click here for a link.
In Bradenton, FL starting today Palma Sola Appraisals and Services is conducting a sale including a large collection of Llardos. Click here for a link to the sale.
There are many news worthy estate sales this week. We begin with the estate sale of Wallace Albertson, conducted by Again LA Estate Sales starting Thursday, July 16 – July 19 in West Hollywood, CA. She was the widow of actor Jack Albertson who was a star of Vaudeville, Burlesque, Broadway, Television and Film. Jack Albertson was older than his wife and passed away in 1981. His wife Wallace was an activist for several causes including Womens Strike for Peace, the LGBT community, a trustee of the Vincent Price Art Museum, was a producer in her own right, and involved in many other groups and activities. For more information on this fabulous estate sale and this remarkable woman click here .
Also starting this Thursday, July 16th – July 18th in Ft. Worth, TX conducted by J & S Estate Sales of North Texas is a “jaw dropping sale” filled with antiques, rustics, primitives and more. To view more about this sale click here.
These are just two examples of the estate sales across the country. To Find others click on the links below.
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Today on ThrowBack Thursday we would like to showcase a great sale that is featured in the Chicago Tribune that starts today in Highland Park, IL, conducted by re: Home Estate Sales owned by Samantha Stolberg.
The society is selling off the contents of the house so that the home can be sold. Proceeds will benefit the society.
Our ThrowBack Thursday is vintage Disney memorabilia and children’s clothing.
Crown City Estate Sales presents a fabulous sale in Pasadena, CA starting Saturday, May 16th.
He was a VP at Disney and designer of children’s clothing. Thousands of T Shirts including Prada, Dolce Gabina, Ralph Lauren, Izod, Zara, Replay, Donna k, and Disney.
“We Can Do It” – Our tribute to all the Rosie Riveters and the passing of the model for Norman Rockwell’s Rosie – Mary Doyle Keefe. Thank you all from Estate Sales News.