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Estate Sale Roundup: November 21-23

Pack the bed of the truck as tightly as you can, since we'll be riding home on top. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 9:20AM Fri. Nov. 21, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: November 13-16

Rummage to your heart's content this weekend, before the holiday fracas threatens all of your free time. It also wouldn't hurt to start shopping the gift list we know you've already made, right? Oh, and if you didn't pick up an old clock last week, you're still in business. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 4:14PM Thu. Nov. 13, Anne Harris

Lose Yourself "Somewhere in Time" With Inherit Austin

Inherit Austin, the youth membership of Preservation Austin, holds its annual fundraiser on Sunday, November 16. Formosa, Elisabet Ney's historic studio and home, welcomes guests for dinner, drinks, music, and a silent auction, starting at 5pm. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 4:30PM Mon. Nov. 10, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: November 7-9

Get up early, you'll want to hit all the estate sales this weekend. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 9:04AM Fri. Nov. 7, Anne Harris

Maybe, In Heaven, All the Toothpicks Taste Like Single Malt Scotch

"Provisions For Men" is how STAG describes what they sell, although I'm guessing that's more a ploy toward attracting customers of any sex or gender seeking a certain classic style of masculinity – of which scotch-flavored toothpicks might be a worthy example of the myriad details pertaining thereunto. Read More | Comment »

Boutique of the Week 10:00AM Mon. Nov. 3, Wayne Alan Brenner

Estate Sale Roundup: October 31-November 2

Estate sailing is like fishing – some days the deals are tugging at our line, and some days they're not. This week the tide is in, with a variety from both kitschy contemporaries and genuine senior collectors, all looking to divest. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 9:00AM Fri. Oct. 31, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: October 24-26

Why spend top dollar in big-box retail chains to stock your home? Check out these estate sales and find something unique, as well as some unexpected treasures. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 9:30AM Fri. Oct. 24, Anne Harris

Homes Tour Alert: AIA Is Spiffed Up and Ready

Of the numerous homes tours that pervade our core neighborhoods this time of year, for serious students of local architecture the AIA Homes Tour always delivers. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 2:46PM Tue. Oct. 21, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: October 17-19

You could potentially come home with something for every room in the house this week, as well as the back yard – and photograph it all with a vintage camera! Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 10:00AM Fri. Oct. 17, Anne Harris

The Art of Gothic Brings Darkness in Full Slick Color

Bela Lugosi's dead, of course, but we can imagine that man's Dracula nodding with satisfaction at the ever-shifting shadowstains with which his dark majesty has marked the surface of modern culture. Read More | Comment »

Graphic 10:00AM Fri. Oct. 17, Wayne Alan Brenner

SXSW Announces SXstyle

SXSW Interactive announced their inaugural SXstyle offshoot that will explore the space where fashion, technology, and the Internet overlap in the ever-expanding Venn diagram that is South by Southwest. Read More | Comment »

Fashion 11:00AM Wed. Oct. 15, James Renovitch

New York Snapshots

Sometimes people – most of them young, in their twenties and thirties, but occasionally someone edging toward the more geezerly side of life – will leave Austin and move to New York City. They’ve heard the call, felt the attraction resonating through decades of American pop culture and friends’ reminiscences, and eventually they make the move. Read More | Comment »

Rep Your City 10:30AM Mon. Oct. 13, Wayne Alan Brenner

Estate Sale Roundup: October 10-12

If you're like us, drumming your fingers during football games because you know the rummaging is good out there, staying inside won't do. And if, unlike us, you are avoiding the ACL Festival, we have some plans for you. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 10:22AM Fri. Oct. 10, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: October 3-5

This week offers lots of blingy things for everyone, from vintage cufflinks and costume jewelry, to vintage stereo components. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 10:22AM Fri. Oct. 3, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: September 25-28

Drive the wreck in almost any direction this week and run into one of these sales. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 5:42PM Thu. Sep. 25, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: September 18-21

You'd better get up early, as there are some contested and coveted items you'll want a shot at this week. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 4:45PM Thu. Sep. 18, Anne Harris

Staring Into the Abyss With Mike Mignola

Mike Mignola created Hellboy and the world of the Bureau of Paranormal Research and Defense. Now he's slowly destroying it. He says, "There's a map in [writer] Scott Allie's office, marking out what's left." Read More | Comment »

Graphic 6:00PM Mon. Sep. 15, Richard Whittaker

Estate Sale Roundup: September 11-14

It's going down fast, but don't let it shake you ... Snag a piece of Austin music history this weekend. Just get there. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 2:29PM Thu. Sep. 11, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: September 4-7

From Driftwood to Bastrop, there are authentic souvenirs this week to reward your travels. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 4:38PM Thu. Sep. 4, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: August 28-31

If you've got the money, honey, we've got the time this holiday weekend. Load up the wreck and grab your GPS. Read More | Comment »

Events/Listings 3:59PM Thu. Aug. 28, Anne Harris

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