Estate Sale Roundup: July 10-13
Beat the heat this weekend with a cool trip down memory lane
By Anne Harris, 4:59PM, Thu. Jul. 10
We know it's hot; the dog days are almost upon us, so gas up the wreck, and head out while you can.
A Love That Lasts a Lifetime
Logan and Jane married just before he was deployed to the European theater of WWII. Upon his return, he worked in the automotive industry and she in administration. They were the quintessential American couple – fun and happy, they both loved to entertain and were known for their hospitality. Jane is still alive and known as a "dynamo, " so this estate promises to take us back to another time and place. It is loaded with vintage, antiques, collectibles, art, and everything for serving and entertaining, furnishings, a massive cookbook collection, Texana books, tools, art opportunities, and outdoor living items. Cash and debit/credit cards accepted. 1909 Northridge, 78723; Fri., 10am-3pm, Sat., 9am-2pm, Sun., 11am-2pm.
It's Christmas in July with Multiple Estates
They're not kidding. This is an annual Christmas sale that includes great deals on ornaments, Santas, snowmen, wreaths, nativity scenes, reindeer, linens, crystal angels, Lenox Santas, plates, collectibles, and decorations. On a more secular note, you will also find mid-century and contemporary modern furniture including a mid-century Unagusta china cabinet and dining table with six chairs; teak Danish Modern bar cart, teak Danish Modern buffet, teak lounge chair and ottoman with original upholstery by Ingmar Relling for Westnofa; Milo Baughman-style rosewood cube side table, Danish Modern walnut side table from Norway; pair of 1970's Fagas chairs that are walnut and black leather from Denmark. From the 1980's comes a rosewood and ebony oval dining table with six chairs; Thayer Coggins foyer table with ottomans; a black wall unit with drop down desk; Gudme Mobelfabrik teak dining table; custom-made glass and marble coffee and side tables from La Rosa in Florence, Italy; mid-century modern Robert Sonneman chrome floor lamp; mid-century Robert Sonneman-style floor lamp with chrome with rosewood accent. From the same Northwest Hills estate comes a lovely ultrasuede, like-new, dark taupe Rowe sofa; a comfy sage green Lane recliner; woven chairs; art; decor items, etc. 14k and sterling estate jewelry including a significant collection of turquoise pieces; sterling, including a beautiful English three-piece coffee set. c. 1950; embossed water pitcher, trays, sugar and creamer, and compotes and more. Silverplate serving pieces, Hummels, and crystal. Outside, vintage black metal patio table with four chairs, a pair of green vintage metal rocker chairs, and a wooden bench. We also have tools and vintage push lawnmowers. Don't forget to check the kid's corner with toys, teddy bears, dolls including an international collection, games, etc. Cash or credit cards accepted. Offers considered on all items over $50. 8108 Mesa, 78759; Thu.-Sat., 9am-5pm; Sun., 11am-5pm.
Neitzke Estate Sale
Mrs. Neitzke has downsized from a five-bedroom residence to a small condo, leaving behind a lot of furniture and other collectibles. The house itself has sold so everything must go at once. Priced to sell are a 101-piece Wallace Sterling "Grand Baroque" pattern; Reed & Barton Sterling "Grande Renaissance" of 36 pieces. Also costume jewelry; portable DJ equipment; over 50 Heritage Publication books; LG stainless refrigerator; small portable freezer; GE small black bar refrigerator; roll-top desk; maple china hutch; maple end tables; large mirrors; VHS tapes; hand tools; large vintage metal bread sign; rugs; Milwaukee Hole Hawg drill with bits; hundreds of cassettes; all kinds of 45 records and 8-track tapes; Life magazines; king sized and queen-sized bed with frame. Three dressers; three chest of drawers. Night stands; large amount of ladies clothing sized 2x and 3x, most with tags still on them. Large amount of size 10 and 11 women's shoes. Four pair of sized 8 1/2 Justin Boots; new men's clothing; men's shoes sized 10 1/2. Some kids clothes and toys; several pieces of electronic equipment; antique oak drop-leaf secretary; kitchen items. Lots of barware; hundreds of golf balls; vintage seafood restaurant sign; vinyl love seat; love-seat sleeper; Stetson straw hat sized 7 5/8; stuffed animals; vintage wrought-iron patio set with high-back chairs; five bicycles; corner cabinet; large concrete fountain. Cash, checks, and credit cards accepted. 8704 Crest Ridge Circle, 78750; Fri.-Sat., 8am-4pm.
Pemberton Estate Sale
This Kerrville estate offers not only amazing majolica that has this writer setting a table for next Easter; but an antique couch with linen fabric; antique iron urns; antique oak desk; desk chair; pine chest; three antique rugs; assorted silver pieces; modern brushed-metal dining chairs; leather recliner; upholstered recliner; king sized four-poster pine bed; antique iron chandelier and sconces; four word-framed, upholstered bar stools; antique floor lamps; small appliances; gold equipment; file cabinets; metal storage cabinet; mirrors, costume jewelry; Fitz & Floyd ceramics; assorted china; patio chairs; antique iron urns (we want those, too). Cash only. 1402 Hardouin, 78703. Fri., 8am-4pm, Sat., 9am-2pm.