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You’ll Love This Sale at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum

Vintage Collectors & Antique Aficionados: Tags & Treasures Sale April 2 and 3 at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum   Wethersfield, Conn. (March 22, 2016) –Collectors of vintage oddities, artifacts and antiques will be rummaging for this year’s hottest collectibles at the Webb-Deane-Stevens (WDS) Museum Tags & Treasures Sale, on Saturday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 Read more…

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Chester’s Antiques Roadshow

Chester’s Own “Antiques Roadshow” on Nov. 7.  Hope you have some valuable treasures in your attic or jewelry box? Need to do some weeding out? Want to know what’s worth hanging onto? Get the answers on Saturday, Nov. 7, when the Chester Historical Society holds its 12th Antiques & Jewelry Appraisal at St. Joseph’s Parish Read more…

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A Madison Thrift Shop That Gives Back

I am a sucker for tag and garage sales, thrift shops, antique shows, basements, attics, anywhere you can uncover treasures, especially when a purchase gives back. Such is the case with Act II Thrift Shop in Madison, Connecticut. It’s located at 170 Boston Post Road. Hours of operation  are Tuesday thru Saturday from 10 a.m. Read more…

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Still River Antiques

Still River Antiques is the only authorized Hitchcock restorer and reseller. Their craftsmen have decades of experience in furniture restoration and repair, and specialize in Hitchcock Furniture, even working in the Hitchcock factory. The company is the official restoration and restored furniture division of The Hitchcock Chair Co. Personnel are factory trained to restore Hitchcock furniture Read more…

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“Over The Moon” Vintage

Lisa Franco of Cheshire, Connecticut loves yesteryear, okay so she has me at “hello.” I worked with Lisa a few years back at News 8. Now she is making a business out of her passion for antiques. She finds a lot of her goodies while driving to and fro from her place at the beach. Read more…

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Antiquing Anyone?

If you love yesteryear, I dare you not to spend at least two hours inside the Collinsville Antiques Company in New Hartford, Connecticut. We’re talking 22,000 square feet of linens and jewelry and furniture, oh my! Like Dorothy from Kansas walking down the yellow brick road, there is more and more and more to explore. Read more…

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So Many Antiques So Little Time

I can’t even tell you how many times I’ve walked up and down the aisles of the Clinton Antique Center over the last 15 or so years. The center has no web site, it’s word-of-mouth that makes the place so popular. They do have a Facebook page though, not put up by them, but by Read more…

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Connecticut’s Beautiful Shoreline Invites You To The Party!

If I hear one more time “what is there to do in Connecticut?” I’m going to scream. This is a destination folks. This is not a drive-thru state to Boston or NYC, park your car here, get out and see what the state as to offer, in this blog post it’s about the gorgeous Connecticut Read more…

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