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February 2011 Blog Posts (18)

Our Oddest Antique!

The oddest antique we've ever owned is a church building! If you want to read our story of our amazing gift,here's the story of our most beloved… Continue

Added by Old Quincy Schoolhouse on February 28, 2011 at 6:26pm — No Comments

Add an RSS Feed to your profile page in 10 steps and 10 minutes

 

RSS Feeds are a great way to let I An

tique Online members know what is happening with your blog or Etsy Store and has a million other uses beyond that.



RSS Stands for Really Simply Syndication and just like big newspapers syndicate content from the Associated Press, you are allowing your profile to syndicate content from somewhere else on the web, be it a Twitter account, a web page or even CNN.



RSS Allows you to automate the posting of this information…

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Added by Keith Johnston on February 26, 2011 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

Adding Widgets and HTML to your Profile Page

I wanted to add a quick blurb on adding widgets to your

profile page, it is actually quite easy but can be VERY frustrating if you are not familiar with how it works.



This is a basic primer, if anyone has a specific issue that this does not address, please feel free to shoot me a note off list.



This how to covers three things:

  • Finding the text box
  • Moving the text box
  • Adding HTML code or widgets…
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Added by Keith Johnston on February 25, 2011 at 4:04pm — 7 Comments

Antique doll room box old time antique dealers and the Antique Pickers show

Through the years I have been very fortunate to know many antique dealers.

Before the show , Pickers , was created , and before the Internet , antique dealers were actually pickers for their customers.

This blog is dedicated to a wise antique dealer that knew I collected antique toys.

He was very…

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Added by RC Antiques on February 24, 2011 at 10:50am — 2 Comments

Rare 1919 Series pin to auction

 

 

CINCINNATI -- The late, great Cincinnati Red Jake Daubert's 1919 World Championship pin, forerunner to today's World Series rings, is going up for auction.

It is only the fourth 1919 pin to come to light. And it has cast a fresh glow on the former Reds first baseman.

 

 

 Cincinnati Red Jake Daubert's 1919 World Championship pin, forerunner to today's World Series rings, is going up for auction.

 

Daubert's 1919 pin goes up for auction in April, and is expected to fetch upwards of $17,000.

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Added by shannondouma on February 22, 2011 at 10:45am — No Comments

Rare Chelsea “Commander” Auctioned at Skinner, Inc. for $9,000

“Commander” Ship’s Bell Clock by Chelsea, Serial #76562, Boston, c. 1911, with mahogany stand supporting the lacquered brass case, 12 in. dia. hinged bezel, 10 in. dia. silvered brass “Special” dial with raised Arabic numerals and marked Chelsea Clock Company, Boston and Ship’s Bell, serpentine hands, eight-day time and ship’s bell strike movement with gilt-brass plates stamped Chelsea Clock Co., Boston,…

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Added by Chelsea Clock on February 22, 2011 at 10:03am — No Comments

Antique Recylers!

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Antique Recyclers!

When was the last time you…
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Added by Vintage Touch/Deanna Moyers on February 21, 2011 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Luv2LuvAntiques Quandary Live Model Or Mannequin?



Vintage Ladies Green Penoir Set Nightgown Nightie Nightwear at Luv2LuvAntiques.com



Luv2LuvAntiques has a perplexing question! Live model or mannequin?

I have seen many vintage / antique sellers using mannequins, to display clothing and accessories in their photos for listings. Others have used human models. I have tried both!

If you have an attractive background arranged,… Continue

Added by Luv2LuvAntiques on February 20, 2011 at 2:03am — No Comments

Antique shoppers look for history, stories behind pieces

 

There are reasons some people would rather browse through an antique show

 

 than go to a store with all-new merchandise.



To me its, what is the story on this piece, read more…

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Added by shannondouma on February 16, 2011 at 2:54pm — No Comments

The youtube video deal , time to make it work for you

click on the link below...it's a short blog that just might change the way you think about youtube, and it might change your life to back to feeling like a kid again

http://blog.rubylane.com/node/2192

Added by RC Antiques on February 16, 2011 at 6:00am — No Comments

Searching for the Valentine on IAOL and found Outsider Art

http://rcantiques-rcstreasurehuntsmore.blogspot.com/2011/02/outsider-art-of-parker-lanier.html

 

click the link to read the short but very up beat positive blog

 

best wishes,

Linda

Added by RC Antiques on February 14, 2011 at 1:53pm — No Comments

New Article on TV antiques and collectibles

I admit I wrote this, however, it does sum up the shows that are now on TV.  If anyone knows of any that I missed, please let me know.  If you follow the link to the article there are links in the article to each show. 

 

I'm glad this coming back on TV again makes me feel like collecting again. 

 

Does anyone collect snuff bottles???

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Added by Pamela Quigley on February 13, 2011 at 3:13pm — No Comments

My Etsy Store

Etsy…

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Added by Rose Wallace on February 12, 2011 at 1:26pm — No Comments

Luv2LuvAntiques Luvs Buried Linen Treasure!



This is a surprise find from a few years ago! I purchased a 'Lot' of vintage linens on ebay. Among the linens was a barkcloth covered pillow. I thought I would remove the 1950's barkcloth pillow cover and wash it. My hubby volunteered to remove it with my seam ripper, while he watched T.V., so I could keep listing items for sale online.







I didn't list very much that night, as we both had our interest piqued, when the removal of the barkcloth cover, revealed a… Continue

Added by Luv2LuvAntiques on February 12, 2011 at 2:30am — No Comments

Luv2LuvAntiques Luvs Recycling And Saving Shipping Costs!







Luv2LuvAntiques strives to make unique, and lovely, vintage and antique items available, to those who share the luv of 'old things'! Along with decor items, many household, jewelry, and clothing items, still 'have alot of life in them yet'! They can be repurposed, as well as enjoyable to use in the home!

After the fun of 'treasure hunting' is done, photographing and describing each article of clothing, piece of jewelry, household linen, or barware item, (to name a… Continue

Added by Luv2LuvAntiques on February 11, 2011 at 2:00am — 1 Comment

Green Bay Packers Items Put Up for Sale on EBay After Super Bowl Victory

Here is my Plug for the Packers, Yes I am a Cheese Head :)

 

EBAY INC.had 60,092 Packers items offered for sale a day after Green Bay defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25 in the Super Bowl.

The highest-priced piece on the online auction site was Willie Wood’s 1989 National Football League Hall of Fame induction ring, listed at $2.75 million. Wood, 74, was a free safety for the Packers in 1960-1971, playing in…

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Added by shannondouma on February 8, 2011 at 10:42am — No Comments

Quick Poll Shows Sellers Split on IRS Reporting Requirement ..........

 

 

AuctionBytes kicked off a new Quick Poll feature on Facebook, an informal look at issues of interest to online sellers. Last week, we polled readers on the law requiring PayPal and payment processors to report transactions to the IRS, and this week

 

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Added by shannondouma on February 4, 2011 at 7:54am — No Comments

Seniors Get Advice from Antiques Pro

A Chicago antique expert is in the valley today, hunting for old treasures at a senior center. Did he find anything of value?



Gary Piattoni knows antiques. He's on PBS' Antiques Roadshow, has appeared on Oprah, and is a former Christie's Auction House specialist.



To see what Gary has to say click here fox news

 

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Added by shannondouma on February 2, 2011 at 10:31am — No Comments

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