Fabulous finds up for grabs at Upscale Yard Sale for the arts on Aug. 31 and Sept. 1...

Aug 26, 2013

Orion’s Attic is proud to announce that we will host our third annual Upscale Yard Sale fundraiser for Pyramid Atlantic Art Center on Saturday Aug. 31 and Sunday Sept. 1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Pyramid parking lot at 8230 Georgia Avenue in Silver Spring MD. Think of it as an outdoor estate sale as this event is always packed with a stunning array of antiques, collectibles, mountains of costume jewelry (and a few pieces of gold and sterling silver jewelry), art, tons of furniture from modern to antique, home decor, lamps, a flat screen TV, books and so much more. The sale even features a five-foot-tall carved wooden eagle! Pyramid Atlantic expects to add a giant gumball machine to the sale in the next few days. Prices range from $1...

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Saving Money at Estate Sales Tip 1: Be Nice!

Aug 26, 2013

There are a lot of simple ways to save money at Orion’s Attic estate sales. We have compiled our favorite eight tips and share them with you here, one at a time. We’ll publish the list as a whole when we’re done so you can pin these reminders to your fridge and save some bucks the next time you join us at an estate sale. Drum roll please … here’s Tip No. 1. 1. Be kind. Think of every pearl of wisdom you’ve heard about the value of kindness: “You can catch more flies with honey than vinegar” and “Do unto others as you would have them do to you.” They’re all true when it comes to shopping at estate sales. It actually pays to be nice at Orion’s Attic estate sales in Northern...

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Saving Money at Estate Sales Tip 2: Bundle!

Aug 22, 2013

There are a lot of simple ways to save money at Orion’s Attic estate sales. We have compiled our favorite eight tips and share them with you here, one at a time. We’ll publish the list as a whole when we’re done so you can pin these reminders to your fridge and save some bucks the next time you join us at an estate sale in Northern Virginia, Maryland or Washington D.C. Here’s Tip No. 2. 2. Bundle! Frank Fritz from the mega-hit TV show American Pickers may the most famous bundler in the country but do you know who could be the next great bundle king or queen? You! Smart estate sale shoppers recognize the truth in the old adage that “the more you buy, the more you save.” Orion’s Attic loves to...

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Fenton glass, Hummel figurines added to Hancock MD store

Aug 5, 2013

We’ve just added a batch of fun new pieces to our big booth at the Hancock Antique Mall, located at 266 North Pennsylvania Avenue in Hancock. We’ve added an array of costume jewelry, Hummel figurines, dog figurines, more vintage records (45s) and a gorgeous piece of Fenton glass. It’s a Fenton milk glass silvercrest espergne horn dish. Check out photos on our Facebook page album. Ask for the Orion’s Attic booth in the back right corner of the main part of the store and you’ll see signs with our name on it. Everything in our space is 50-percent off the sticker prices. Not sure how much longer we’ll run the huge discount so gobble up the good stuff now! Hancock Antique Mall is open every day of the week except Wednesday. The staff will...

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Saving Money at Estate Sales Tip 3: Pack It Yourself

Jul 24, 2013

There are a lot of simple ways to save money at Orion’s Attic estate sales. We have compiled our favorite eight tips and share them with you here, one at a time. We’ll publish the list as a whole when we’re done so you can pin these reminders to your fridge and save some bucks the next time you join us at an estate sale in Northern Virginia, Maryland or Washington D.C. Here’s Tip No. 3. 3. Offer to move/pack items yourself. We bring a large staff to our events and have plenty of people on hand to help, but if you’re buying a 100-piece china set or something else that’s going to take us a very long time to pack, we’re often willing to shave a little off the price if you’re willing...

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Saving Money at Estate Sales Tip 4: Remind Us Who You Are

Jul 15, 2013

There are a lot of simple ways to save money at Orion’s Attic estate sales. We have compiled our favorite eight tips and share them with you here, one at a time. We’ll publish the list as a whole when we’re done so you can pin these reminders to your fridge and save some bucks the next time you join us at an estate sale in Northern Virginia, Maryland or Washington D.C. Here’s Tip No. 4 — the easiest one in the bunch. 4. Remind us that you’re on our newsletter list/follow us on Facebook/have been to our sales. We see and meet so many people in our work that it’s difficult for us to remember everyone’s names and faces. When you come to our events, remind us that you’re on our e-newsletter list...

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