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The Evolution of Old Glory--The 20-Star Flag of the United States
  • Jun 27 2018
  • 27 Jun 2018

The Evolution of Old Glory–The 20-Star Flag of the United States

Tom Carrier, our resident vexillologist, has worked tirelessly on the history behind the creation of each version of the American flag as our country grew […]

Scarecrow and Brando and Tees--Oh My!
  • May 17 2018
  • 17 May 2018

Scarecrow and Brando and Tees–Oh My!

Pop quiz: The graphic t-shirt’s first on-screen appearance featured A. Marlon Brando in Streetcar Named Desire B. James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause C. […]

  • May 3 2018
  • 3 May 2018

3 Oriental Rug Rip-offs to Avoid

Oriental rugs are popular and practical decorating items, lending a cozy flair to a home’s decor. At auctions, estate sales, and online, they are pervasive. […]

  • Apr 5 2018
  • 5 Apr 2018

The Evolution of Old Glory–The 15-Star Flag of the United States

Tom Carrier, our resident vexillologist, has worked tirelessly on the history behind the creation of each version of the American flag as our country grew […]

  • Mar 1 2018
  • 1 Mar 2018

The Evolution of Old Glory–How Much Do You Know?

Tom Carrier, our resident vexillologist, has worked tirelessly on the history behind the creation of each version of the American flag as our country grew […]

  • Feb 8 2018
  • 8 Feb 2018

10 Tips for Evaluating Vintage Quilts

There is an old saying that asserts: “A quilt is a treasure that follows its owner everywhere.” We know that’s true, don’t we? I suspect […]

  • Sep 5 2017
  • 5 Sep 2017

Killer Antiques

  She was dressed to kill. Literally. In his book  The Arsenic Century: How Victorian Britain was Poisoned at Home, Work, and Play, author James C. […]

  • Feb 1 2017
  • 1 Feb 2017

How to Repair Vintage Fur Yourself

Vintage fur can be fragile. Air, light, heat, insects and accidents all contribute to causing damage to your precious garment. Generally, most people will take […]

  • Oct 16 2016
  • 16 Oct 2016

Can You Identify These Relics From the Mud?

There may be no more maligned hobby in the world than metal detecting. Everyone has the image of the guy in the Bermuda shorts down […]

  • Feb 24 2016
  • 24 Feb 2016

The Collector’s Minute: Playboy Bunny Costumes

Playboy magazine and the Playboy Bunny were among the most memorable icons of the 1960s, at least to most males over the age of 12 […]