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How to Sell your Vintage Finds Online





Confused about how to sell your vintage wares online? Check out these 7 expert tips.     How to Sell Online 101: Three Basic Principles If you’re considering opening an online vendor, follow this advice … Continue reading





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How to Shop Online for Vintage Finds





We’ve all had those perplexing moments at the flea market when you can’t decide which of several items to purchase. But with online shopping, you have the luxury of searching for the specific item you … Continue reading





Easter postcard, circa-1900, possibly American-produced. (Source: Wikimedia Commons. Image out of copyright in the United States.)

Easter Collectibles: Antique Postcards





In years past, people all over the world celebrated Easter by sending their friends and family postcards decorated with colorful drawings of eggs, bunnies and saints. Today, antique pieces from the “Golden Age” of postcards–circa-1898 … Continue reading





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Easter Collectibles: Vintage Vatican Stamps





Here, our Easter Collectibles series continues with one of the most iconic of all collectibles: vintage religious-themed and Vatican City stamps. The First Postage Stamp   The iconic Penny Black Stamp was introduced by the … Continue reading





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Easter Collectibles: Antique Rosary Beads





You might not think of antique rosaries as a hot collectibles, but these fairly affordable pieces have such a rich global appeal and history that their variety of materials and styles will blow you away. … Continue reading





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Easter Collectibles: Porcelain Figurines





When we think of seasonal collectible figurines, we usually think of rosy-cheeked St. Nicks and antique German tree ornaments. But come springtime, expand your collecting horizons to include clay-based figurines of chicks, bunnies and children … Continue reading





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10 Expert Tips for Flea Marketing Overseas





Between cultural differences and practical logistics, flea marketing overseas can be a challenging (but rewarding!) experience. Alexandre Gourevitch, co-organizer of Flea Market Insider’s Tour in Paris, offers these important points for successful junking in Europe or … Continue reading





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Collect & Display This: Vintage Game Boards





Add playfulness to your decor with nostalgic fun. In our summer issue of Flea Market Decor we feature a 322-square-foot cottage in which a vintage checkerboard sparks other design ideas throughout the charming little home. … Continue reading





Botanical print from an 1890 issue of Curtis's Botanical Magazine. Source: Wikimedia Commons.

Collect & Display This: Vintage Botanical Prints





A surprisingly affordable way to bring the beauty of the outdoors into your decor. Are the dregs of winter getting you down? Spring can come a little early for you if you bring the greenery … Continue reading





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5 Tips to Flea Market Shop like a Pro





Expert flea market buyers come prepared and have a strategy. For me, flea market shopping is something I do for work and for my own home—a dream scenario for someone like me with an addiction … Continue reading