Holiday Shopping Begins At Home In Your PJs! Yes I know it’s JULY ! But over the next 5 months most Americans need to give a present to someone! For some reason! Perhaps right now you owe someone a gift for any reason! (And get a discount!)
News-Antique.com - Nov 30,-0001 - Yes I know it’s JULY! But that’s only 5 months & a few days before most Americans need to give a present to someone! For some reason! Or perhaps right now you owe someone a “Thank You Gift”! A Housewarming Gift! A Birthday Gift! (And get a discount!)
This year make a resolution to give gifts to your friends & relatives that shows you really cared about selecting just the perfect gift for that individual! Shopping in your pajamas is one way to shop successfully.(And get a discount!)
Another fun way to gift shop is to begin on your summer vacation at the shore. Combine vacation and antiquing! A sure way to please gift recipients is to choose a special gift that shows you really thought about the recipient’s likes, home & collections.
Vintage fishing rods & reels & creels make great gifts for the fisherman from 18 to 80, male & female. Bamboo fishing rods for fly fishing or surf are available. Vintage fishing reels, many with boxes can be used for display or use!
Wicker fishing creels can be used or displayed for a great country lodge or seaside cottage look! We’ve a wicker creel that bears the original “Made in Occupied Japan” label! The only one we’ve ever seen!
Music lovers will enjoy the sounds from original vinyl sets By Duke Ellington & Louis Jordan.
Pottery lovers will appreciate gifts of Yellowware & Rockingham. Our internet & brick & mortar shops display beautiful country bowls, mugs & pitchers. Our pottery pieces are both fun to use & also decorate with! Old Yellowware bowls look great holding fall gourds, winter pine cones & spring containers for apples.
Many young women today collect & decorate with beautiful folk art rag dolls from the 40s. Our site has over 40 beautiful antique handmade Black American cloth dolls.
Textiles are great gifts for housewarmings. We have aprons, quilts, runners & vintage clothing for men, women & children. Antique infant leather shoes look cute in a nursery, by a photo frame or just placed on a dresser or vanity with other vintage pieces.
Children can be taught to love antiques & learn the pleasures of collecting by starting them out young. A few ideas for boys of all ages are fishing collectibles such as lures, rods & reels.
Boy Scouting collectibles are also very popular with men & bring back great childhood memories. Our collectibles make great gifts for any scout master.
Girls may decide to collect jewelry, vintage clothing, or dolls at an early age. Small bisque dolls take up little space & make for a delightful collection exhibited in shadow boxes.
As grandparents we try very hard to develop an interest in old items such as trains, toys, postcards, bears & dolls in our grandchildren
American Folk Art is very popular. Tramp art frames, end of day pottery pieces, carved mirrors, and cloth rag dolls are also popular collectibles that make lovely decorative items for your home as well.