Estate Sale Roundup: Jan. 24-26
Baby, it's cold outside, but browsing can't wait.
By Anne Harris,
5:29PM, Thu. Jan. 23, 2014
There is a large variety of other people's things to loot this weekend, so you may need to plan maps for multiple days. Remember, all sales are final, and merchandise is sold as-is. Try to bring your own packing materials as you may find the merchant has run out.
Multi-Estate Warehouse Liquidation
Billed as a DIY treasure trove, this sale offers clearance prices on all architectural salvage materials, reclaimed wood elements and a variety of pieces to repurpose. There is also a huge selection of antique and vintage furniture, housewares, china, ceramics, crystal, and pottery. Delft blue & white chandelier, solid brass chandeliers, mid-century table lamps, cranberry cut to clear & milk glass lamp; vintage lampshades, Victorian floor lamp with shade, set of six chrome and maple mid-century armchairs from Germany, Chippendale burled walnut armoire, early 1950's desk, Ethan Allen record cabinet, Heywood Wakefield contemporary upholstered chairs, to name just a few. Cash and credit/debit cards only. 907 Prairie Trail, 78758; Fri.-Sat, 10am-5pm
Over-Packed Round Rock Estate Sale
Thirty years worth of antiques, collectibles, and leather furniture await here. Also art glass roosters, violin and banjo glass bottles, upright piano, Singer sewing machine in cabinet, Baby Lock sewing machine, antique full-size bed, 2 sleeper sofas, antique chest of drawers with mirror. Oh. There are wall-mounted animal-heads, too. Cash and credit cards only. 1002 Lakewood Lane, Round Rock, 78681; Fri.-Sat., 10am-4pm, Sun., 10am-3pm
Sun City Estate Sale
A nice mixture of items such as shell mirrors; decorative screens; Chinese tapestries; sterling silver; G. Harvey, Thomas Kincaid, and Asian prints; lawn furniture; music box collection. Cash and credit/debit cards only. email for address: email@example.com, Georgetown, 78633. Fri.-Sat., 9am-4pm.
North Austin Estate Sale
Mrs. Janet Hoover has acquired many lovely things over a lifetime and they are being set out for your perusal. Meticulously cared-for John William Interiors leather sectional with two recliining chairs; matching Art Deco vanity and highboy; brass full-sized bed with mattresses; unusual metal dining table with marble insets and size-matching chairs; two refrigerators, a horizontal freezer; Art Deco blanket chest, Art Deco highboy, antique french desk; unusual bamboo chairs; cedar chest; end tables; antique farm table; two gliders: one wood and one metal; garden patio table with chairs, antique Winter upright piano by Winter; Kenmore sewing machine; an array of gold, antique, and contemporary jewelry; costume jewelry. No early birds: numbers will be available at 9:30am; no public restrooms. 11703 Knollpark, 78758. Fri. & Sun., 10am-5pm; Sat., 10am-3pm
The Estate of James L. and Myrtle Moore in Old East Austin
Bold costume jewelry and bold costume jewelry; 1960's vintage furniture; Syroco mirrors; French Provincial sofas and armchairs; mid-century modern tension pole lamp; 100's of soul, funk, blues and rhythm and blues 45's; African-American figurines; tools, electrical, and architectural salvage; cast iron skillets; hunting rifles and vintage air/pellet guns. email: firstname.lastname@example.org after 9am on Friday for address; Sat., 9am-4pm, Sun., 11am-4pm.
Moving Sale in Georgetown
The close-out of an ebay business gets our attention every time. Vintage movie projector; furniture; Noritake Savannah china service for 12 (118 pieces); crystal and glass platters; side by side refrigerator; tools and garden items; building supplies; four-drawer filing cabinet; luggage; books; shrink wrap machine. 304 Rockcrest, Georgetown, 78628; Fri.-Sat., starting at 8am.
Vintage Fabric Sale
Professional costumer and dressmaker is clearing out an accumulated supply of well-stored fabrics. There are brocades, velvets, satins, metallics, cottons, and knits, many vintage, all clean. Lots of solid black, dark purples, and reds, all folded and stored in plastic. Buttons are 10 for $1. 7309 Walkingstick Lane, 78744. Sat., 10am-4pm.
Northeast Austin Estate Sale
This retiring couple wants you to have first look at a mahogany dresser with claw feet and deco mirror; bookcase; library side table; small standing jewelry box. Black metal and wood day bed with two mattresses; mahogany plant stand; antique bow-front cabinet; two upholstered side chairs from Macy's; granite-top coffee table; antique drop-leaf table; small dining table with four upholstered chairs; two floor lamps; large dining set with six chairs from Macy's; Rosewood coffee table and end table; paintings; yard art. Collections include Coca-Cola, movie theatre, Hummel, and Goebel. Westmoreland milk glass dishes for 16 with serving pieces; Victorian lamp. 11220 Amaranth Lane, 78754. Sat., 8am-6pm; Sun., 1-5pm.