Cash, check or charge with proper ID. Bring help to load your large purchases. All sales final and as is. Please leave your bags in your car. No bags are allowed inside. Any/All bags will be checked at the cashiers station. A Caring Transitions sign-up sheet will be placed at the front door approximately 7AM on Thursday and it will be considered the official sign up sheet.
ENORMOUS Estate sale in Mclean - Thursday August 24-Sunday August 27
This large, packed to the rafters Mclean house was home to a generous shopping enthusiast and collector with exquisite taste for almost 40 years! 6 people have spent more than a week sorting through all the treasures. The volume is staggering! Highlights include:
-Furniture - 2 mid-century-ish couches, 2 love seats, multiple side chairs, Duke and GW university captain’s chairs, side tables, book cases, coffee tables, dressers, china hutch, buffet, king head board, twin head boards, twin hospital bed, 2 wash stands, desks, file cabinets, grandfather clock, rocking bench, vintage wood cradle. Sale includes antique furniture and prints. Pool table.
-Vintage clothes-fabulous vintage women’s preppy and period clothes from the 1960’s-2000’s. HUGE VOLUME!!! GREAT STUFF—includes LOTS of Talbots, Pendleton and many other top brands. 100’s of holiday and thematic fancy sweaters, cashmere, skirts, dresses. We have had so much fun playing with the clothes! Mostly women’s size 12-ish, some petites, but a mix of sizes. Women’s shoes size 7N. Small amount of vintage men’s clothes. Many new and very nice aprons, fancy belts.
-Vintage and modern purses-GREAT collection. About 35 preppy box purses, many clutches, beaded bags, also designers such as Coach, Gucci, and Dooney.
-Huge selection of brand new giftware, décor, figurines, soaps, etc. Vintage toy riding John Deere tractor.
-Sterling, silver plate, china and dishes including large fiesta ware collection (newer), delftware old and new. Crystal, fine glass, paperweights, vintage barware, Duke University items, lots of nice lamps- floor lamps and cool vintage table lamps (pairpoint, agate, Victorian glass, pineapple chandelier, Asian inspired), vintage and newer décor and entertainment wares, kitchen and bar wares (ice buckets, glasses galore, vintage napkins, cocktail stirrers). Vintage decorative enamel ware. Colonial/primitive decor - pewter, toleware, furniture (trunks) and accessories, lamps, lanterns and tankards.
-Frames, hundreds of frames, many of them brand new in box, all varieties.
-Christmas-one of the largest, if not the largest, we’ve ever seen! New, recent, and vintage. Many items brand new. LARGE collection of angels and ornaments, figurines, houses. Collectable brands such as Jim Shore. Some Halloween, Easter and Valentines décor as well.
-Linens-fine, new, like new, and vintage linens
-Albums and some vintage electronics
-Books-ALL OVER THE HOUSE, tons of books!
-Other Collections include: large ashtray collection (many from hotels), milk glass, metal flowers, metal sculptures, large collection of copper molds - old and new, fancy pill boxes, nautical décor, at least 80 needlepoint pillows, most brand new. Large collection of royal Copenhagen Christmas plates. Large collection of matchbooks from around the world.
-Framed art-many, many prints and paintings