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International QuiltCon Returns to the Austin Convention Center

QuiltCon, suggests the press release, is for modern quilters what ComicCon is for comic book creators and fans. Hard-hitting investigative team of journalists or not, we’re not going to clarify or argue that statement – because it’s spot on. Read More | Comment »

11:45AM Wed. Feb. 18, Wayne Alan Brenner

Estate Sale Roundup: January 23-25

Whether you're looking for outdoor furniture or enough red kitchenware to satisfy Little Red Riding Hood, we have you covered this week. Read More | Comment »

9:30AM Fri. Jan. 23, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: January 16-18

We feature two sales this week, one heavy on jewelry, and the other has something for every room in the house. Read More | Comment »

9:00AM Fri. Jan. 16, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: January 10-11

Don't let a little cold weather slow you down, warm up the wreck and visit a South Congress historic landmark, or head to Georgetown for mid-century finds. Read More | Comment »

4:46PM Fri. Jan. 9, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: December 12-14

If you can't bear strident retailers screaming about some Christmas countdown, try discarding the big-box retail chain-around-our-necks plan, and grab a map instead. You'll still find too much for yourself, but you won't break the bank. Note Bene: The tide brings an ark's worth of outdoor enhancements this week. Read More | Comment »

9:00AM Fri. Dec. 12, 2014, Anne Harris

Estate Sale Roundup: December 5-7

There are three more weeks in this billing cycle, er, until Christmas, so start looking for that special gift now. Read More | Comment »

9:30AM Fri. Dec. 5, 2014, Anne Harris

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 »

9:20AM Fri. Nov. 21, 2014, 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 »

4:14PM Thu. Nov. 13, 2014, 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 »

4:30PM Mon. Nov. 10, 2014, 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 »

9:04AM Fri. Nov. 7, 2014, Anne Harris

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 »

9:00AM Fri. Oct. 31, 2014, 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 »

9:30AM Fri. Oct. 24, 2014, 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 »

2:46PM Tue. Oct. 21, 2014, 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 »

10:00AM Fri. Oct. 17, 2014, Anne Harris

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 »

10:22AM Fri. Oct. 10, 2014, 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 »

10:22AM Fri. Oct. 3, 2014, 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 »

5:42PM Thu. Sep. 25, 2014, 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 »

4:45PM Thu. Sep. 18, 2014, Anne Harris

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 »

2:29PM Thu. Sep. 11, 2014, 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 »

4:38PM Thu. Sep. 4, 2014, Anne Harris

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