ESTATE SALES BLOG

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July 2, 2020

Adding to your holiday décor can be an exciting adventure, and estate sales in Tacoma, Gig Harbor and Olympia usually feature beautiful displays of vintage holiday collectibles. Here are three of our favorite vintage holiday collectibles that are worth collecting....

June 18, 2020

Beautiful dining and side chairs are a common find at estate sales from Olympia to Gig Harbor. And when you find a piece with good bones, but it doesn’t quite fit your style, you can always make it your own. Do keep in mind, the simpler the chair, the easier the projec...

May 21, 2020

Native American jewelry, art, and woodwork are always a welcome find at estate sales in Tacoma, Seattle, Gig Harbor, and Olympia. Living in the Pacific Northwest, we are lucky to be surrounded by Native American culture, and authentic artifacts are particularly valuabl...

May 7, 2020

Antique and vintage tools are a common find at estate sales in Tacoma, Seattle, and Olympia. And when it comes to the antique tool market, you’ll find two kinds of buyers. Some choose to use the pieces they buy, because often an old tool, like a level, saw hammer, chis...

March 19, 2020

Buying vintage costume jewelry at local estate sales is both appealing and intriguing. Costume jewelry is usually made with non-precious stones and metal, and gained popularity in the 1920s when famous designer, Coco Chanel launched a new line of bold statement pieces...

March 5, 2020

Estate sales in Tacoma, Gig Harbor, and Olympia often feature bookshelves full of well-loved books. From non-fiction, to classic novels these books were appreciated and treasured by their owners. But when it comes to selling, how can you determine an old book’s value?

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February 6, 2020

Vintage Pyrex is treasured by collectors, and at our estate sales in Tacoma, Gig Harbor and Olympia, we are have seen some beautiful patterns.

Pyrex dates back to 1915 with simple baking dishes made of clear glass. It was a new and exciting piece of kitchenware because...