Category Archives: Vintage and Fine

ThrowBack Thursday – Turkey Platters & China

ThrowBack Thursday on Estate Sales News we visit the days of when you sat down to Thanksgiving dinner you had turkey platter.

Here are a few for sale this weekend at #estatesales across the US. To find these and more check out EstateSales.NET,, & and others.

Do you have vintage or antique turkey themed items?



























Thanksgiving And Christmas Are Weeks Away, Estate Sales Can Help

With less than three weeks before Thanksgiving do you have everything you need? Extra linens, china, glass and stemware, flatware, pots, pans, etc.? Now is the time to be shopping and saving at estate sales. Let’s see what’s out there for this coming weekend.

Need supplies for you family or friends Thanksgiving dinner?

At an estate sale you’ll find a enormous collection of Haviland China China.






How about a dining room set?









Need some kitchen supplies, flatware, or linens?


















Whatever you may need check out the estate sales near you this weekend. Saving $$$ and being green.

Estate Sales Friday!

A friend sent us an article from Steven Kurutz of the New York Times published November 5, 2014. On this estate sale Friday we wanted to share this article and pose the following question – do you see possibilities in this?

Here’s a link to the article!

Let’s go shopping – less than 3 weeks to Thanksgiving!

Less than 7 weeks to Christmas!

Are you ready?

Throwback Thursday Great Mid-Century Bar and Stools

Slide1ThrowBack Thursday on Estate Sales News shows off a great Mid-Century bar and stools and vintage bar ware. This set along with many other pieces will be sold at a tag sale November 8th by Briarbrook Auctions in Cranston, Rhode Island. Corlorful!!


Throwback Thursday – The Day Before Halloween

Slide1It’s throwback Thursday the day before Halloween. Here are some vintage Halloween decorations. Do you remember these?









photo-52photo-53The two middle pictures are really throwbacks. My daughters’ Halloween artwork at age 8 and “your editor” in costume at a Halloween party in 1980. The secret of the costume was what you are looking at is my back not my front. A reversed man (actually a woman). Costume parts from sales. A true throwback!

Throwback Thursday – Vintage Singer Sewing Machine and Gas Stove


Estate Sales News celebrates Throwback Thursday with two items that were similar to items your editor’s Mom had.



Both of these items can be found at estate sales this weekend. The Singer sewing machine can be purchased at Royal Oak, Michigan by and the vintage gas stove at Hampton, Virginia by Caring Transitions Newport News, VA.

When you shop at an estate sale please tell them you read

Throwback Thursday – Remember Charlie Brown & Snoopy – Needlepoint Pillows


Remember Charles Schultz Charlie Brown, Snoopy & pals?  Here are three needlepoint pillows made by your editor’s Mom for her granddaughter in 1979. Priceless mementos of people and time past. Estate Sales News throws it back to you. Send us your throwback photos for next week. Email



Need A Halloween Costume? Create Your Own With Clothes From Estate Sales

Halloween is two weeks from Friday and you don’t have to spend a lot of money to buy a Halloween costume.  Clothing can be repurposed to become fantastic costumes. All it takes is a little imagination. If you aren’t an imaginative person check out Pinterest.

Here is a link to Brit + Co for couple costume ideas

Here are two costumes created by your editor’s daughter for last year. For the Zombie bride and groom.

zombie wedding dresszombie shirt









Vintage clothes make wonderful and fun costumes.

vintage gownvintage hat with bird feathers















Take a look at the estate sales in your area and let your imagination go wild. Fun, lower cost, and green.

Throwback Thursday – Estate Sales News Visits 1930’s Las Vegas

Slide1At an upcoming estate sale in Lincolnshire, IL in November Above & Beyond Estate Sales will have this 1931 Jennings Century Mint Vendor – triple jackpot sloth machine with original fortune telling reel strips for sale. The photo next to is Las Vegas 1930’s.

1931 Jennings Century Slot machineboulder clubWe thank to show you the Boulder Club from the 1930s. Be sure to check out their website.

What’s selling at estate sales tomorrow?

Estate Sale signIt’s Estate Sales Friday and that means that there are 1000’s of estate sales out there.

To attend an interesting sale which required research and knowledge by the estate sale company and auction company working side by side you can go to 10525 Frost Rd., Portland, MI 48875. The estate sale is run by Wonder Women Estate Sales and the Saturday auction by Epic Auctions and Estate Sales. Here is a link to the sale and auction.

To view other estate sales and auctions we include the following links. Please tell them you heard about it from


To our friends observing Yom Kippur starting this evening we wish you a good fast.

We will return on Monday to discuss estate sale listing websites for estate sales and what you should ask and expect from them and why it is important to sellers, estate sale companies, and buyers. Monday on

Happy shopping and remember shop an estate sale, save $$$$ and go green.