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Vintage Toys

Vintage Toys

“Toys are often talismans of key stages in our lives and our period of growing up,” says Christopher Bensch, chief curator at the The Strong National Museum of Play. “Kids develop favorite toys because the toy makes such a perfect fit with their personality and style of play. As adults, tapping into memories of favorite toys can […]

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Disney Collectibles

Disney Collectibles

If you’re looking to start your own Disney collection, estate sales are a great place to start, especially if you’re looking for more vintage Disney pieces. Depending on the piece, Disney collectibles can be worth anywhere from a few hundred to tens of thousands of dollars, and you can often score much better deals at estate sales than you could ever find […]

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restore wooden furniture

How to Restore Wooden Furniture

Estate sales can be one of the best places to find high-quality, unique, beautiful wood furniture for an affordable price. Furniture items undergo a lot of wear and tear with every year of their life. Whether it’s a coffee table covered with water stain rings or a dresser missing a few drawers, older furniture often […]

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vintage postcard value

Vintage Postcards Value

You don’t see them a lot in San Antonio estate sales, but I came across a nice collection a few weeks ago. This article is to help you determine vintage postcards value. The history of the postcard started in 1861, with a US Congressional Act that allowed the mailing of privately printed cards weighing less […]

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Waterford Crystals

Mid Century Modern Furniture

Mid century modern furniture are known for its simple, clean lines and organic shapes. It is sleek and elegant, yet functional. Whether collecting only the ones designed by a specific mid century designer or collecting anything that appeal to your eyes, it is always exciting to acquire furniture you love piece by piece. Here you […]

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collecting comic books

How to Collect Comic Books

How to collect comic books whether for pleasure or for resale, we will share some advice with you. The value of comic books can be hard to place. You’ll hear tales of people selling their collections and buying a car, and others taking their comics to the resale market when times got tough and discovering […]

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Used Lionel Trains

Used Lionel Trains

Unfortunately collecting Lionel Trains has been dwindling over the last ten years. Most of the collectors are retired  or have passed away and their grandkids do not have an interest in collecting Lionel Trains. You can get great deals if you find them in a San Antonio estate sale. Used Lionel Trains- More Resources Collecting […]

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cabbage patch kid doll

Cabbage Patch Kid Doll

Cabbage Patch Kid Doll I remember when these were so hot and the resell value was crazy. They have come down a lot in price since then, but there is still a demand for them. I was at the location where Cabbage Patch Kids were born and people were paying a premium price a few […]

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used bike san antonio

Buying an Used Bike(Estate Sale San Antonio TX)

Buying a Used Bike in a San Antonio estate sale can result in a great big while saving you a lot of money. If you are buying the bicycle for someone else, you may not know what is a great deal or not. Our resources below will give you detailed information for you to buy […]

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