Weekend Finds and 1 Vintage Rule You Shouldn’t Break!

Weekend Finds and 1 Vintage Rule You Shouldn’t Break!

Check out my weekend finds! A vintage beaded handbag, pair of silver candlesticks (or chrome) one brown pottery mid century lamp, another midcentury lamp, this time a desk lamp. Haven’t researched anything yet. Last but not least an unidentified piece of art pottery with an amateur look yet a really

2017 Garage Schedule

2017 Garage Schedule

2017 Flea Market Schedule The Vintage Garage is thrilled to be back for 2017! Chicago’s only all vintage monthly market is back for 2017.  Expect vintage furniture, midcentury modern, vintage clothing, vintage jewelry, industrial, vintage lighting and so much more!   We fully expect the 2017 to be our biggest and best

How Antique Values are determined

How Antique Values are determined

Antique Values How much is this worth?   This is a question often asked and answered.  Antique values  and vintage values vary greatly.  Items don’t have set prices.  Meaning, you can’t order them from a catalog where you can choose a different size or color.  You can’t purchase them in

My First Show

My First Show

I surveyed 250 vintage dealers and asked a series of questions that revealed many common threads among those of us who make a living buying and selling vintage. Answers were often honest and surprising. There is no doubt we are a passionate bunch! Because I asked open-ended questions, I’m posting