Saturday, June 1, 2013

Flea Marketing Tips - Part 1



Going to the Flea Market can sometimes be a little overwhelming. Here are the hot items that might give you some ideas for things to look for.


1. Doors 
2. Windows 
3. Bird cages 
4. Ladders 
5. Quilts 
6. Linens 
7. Frames 
8. Jars 
9. Wicker and wooden baskets 
10. Scales 
11. Vintage kitchen items 
12. Silver 
13. Vintage jewelry 
14. Vintage dishes 
15. Chandeliers 
16. Chandelier crystals 
17. Watering cans 
18. Galvanized items 
19. Vintage ice chests and toolboxes 
20. Keys 
21. Buttons 
22. Suitcases and trunks 
23. Globes 
24. Maps 
25. Postcards
26. Oil Lamps
27. Hankies
28. Antique Cameras
29.Crates
30. Vintage Glass Bottles
31. Tins / Canisters
32. Antique Books
33. Sheet Music
34. Ephemera / paper ephemera
35. Architectural salvage
36. Industrial Items
37. Garden Items / Planters and Decor
38. Flower Frogs
39. Vintage trims, ribbons, lace, and wood spools
40. Vintage Toys and Games
41. Chairs
42. Small Tables
43. Mannequins / dress forms
44. Storage items - canisters, cans, bottles, crates, boxes, etc
45. Printers Tray
46. Printing Letters / Stamps
47. Vintage Fabric
48. Vintage Pillowcases and sheets
49. Pyrex / Vintage Dishware
50. Owls


Here are a few items that I also look for:

Vintage Christmas décor
Ornaments
Mercury glass
Yard sticks
Aluminum Christmas trees
Measuring Tapes
Organizational items / furniture
Rulers
Kids Stuff / Flash Cards