Changing antique market…changing tastes.
A big part of my business is discussing the current antique market with potential consignors. I have to explain what is selling, and what is not selling. (more…)
Our Saturday April 7 2018 antique auction was a record sale for us…and I have to admit, it felt good!
There were a few factors came into play. First and foremost, we had a nice selection of quality items. Most of the pine Canadiana furniture came from the estate of the late Tony Drew, and living estate of Stella Drew, longtime Newmarket Ont residents. (more…)
Pictured here is a 222k Singer featherlight sewing machine. We often sell the 221 for $175-$200. A few years ago they were in the $300-$500 range, but they have dropped off in price.
So what’s the difference between the 222k and the 221? In a nutshell, here it is. (more…)