Vintage Garage Family Christmas

Vintage Garage Family Christmas

Christmas Vintage As we prepare for the Sands (Griswold) family Christmas, I thought we’d share some of our very favorite Christmas vintage.   Jim and I collect all year round.  We look everywhere for special pieces for our collection. Many pieces this year came from Vintage Garage Chicago.  We usually spend our

Collecting Vintage Christmas Cards

Collecting Vintage Christmas Cards

Collecting vintage Christmas is hot across the board.  Vintage Christmas cards are coming up in the collecting world.  Affordable, fun to hunt.  Little pieces of art and nostalgia. At first, it wasn’t cheap. They were luxurious and clearly a sign of wealth and power. Millions of greeting cards have been

Appraisal fair favorites, September

Appraisal fair favorites, September

The September appraisal fair at the Garage brought in a new round of cool vintage goods.  We’ll be back on the 3rd Sunday of October.  1 free item appraisal per paid admission.  Here are a few of our favorites from September- Ideal Shirley Temple Doll, 17″ from the 1950’s.  Her original