Category Archives: estate sales

Estate Sale – WTF?

Last weekend I went to an estate sale at a place that used to be a Jewish Summer Camp – now it’s a bunch of weird houses down a gated driveway.  They held the estate sale in what was — … Continue reading

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Finds!

This weekend my partner in crime was Randy. We went to an “estate sale” which was actually a tag sale.  The ad on Craigslist said just the the kind of stuff that makes my pulse race! “Entire contents of grandparents … Continue reading

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Music Teacher’s Estate Sale

When I’m not making jewelry and hair accessories, when I’m not hitting thrift stores, tag sales and estate sales, when I am not reading, working, or running my household, I am a musician. In fact, everyone in my family is … Continue reading

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My First Fridgie!

This weekend was full of family barbecues, but I did manage to squeeze in a fabulous estate sale at a very old farm in Bridgewater, CT. They wouldn’t let us in the actual house, it was allegedly empty. Everything that … Continue reading

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Fallow Week

I went to a few sales this past weekend but didn’t get much – there just wasn’t anything I was burning to bring home. I picked up some forks (forks always seem to disappear in my house!) and a Pyrex … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Estate Sales

This weekend Randy and I hit two estate sales and each one was an example of what we’re not crazy about and what we love. Estate sale #1 — Gorgeous house right on Ball Pond in New Fairfield, CT.  This … Continue reading

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Thrift Share – What A Weekend!

This weekend was a rare treat, I ended up out on the road both days! Saturday I went with my dear friend Eric, we have very similar tastes in things, except when it comes to lamps.  I know I am … Continue reading

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Just A Quick Note

I had an AMAZING weekend full of great scores between Goodwill, tag sales, estate sales, a flea market and Craigslist.  My camera is acting up, so I won’t have photos until later.  However, some of the things I found are:– … Continue reading

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Quick Check-In

This has been a crazy week!  My “day job” has been very busy lately, which is good for the global economy but rough on my personal interests.  I work in exporting for a large corporation that makes packaging material – … Continue reading

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"Show Me Your Wares"

My title is what my grandmother always said to my mother, aunt, sister and I after we went shopping, if we went shopping without her…we were supposed to open each bag one at a time and show everybody what we purchased, … Continue reading

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