Thrifty Way Estate Finds – December 2019 – January 2020

Thrifty Way Estate Finds – December 2019 – January 2020

Message to local buyers in Hastings County, Ontario

If you see items of interest at our shop please be aware that we can make local delivery happen for you. Upon ordering an item send us a message we will remove shipping charges and arrange for local pick-up. But please be aware you must order at our Ebay shop even for local delivery. Items must be paid for prior to arranging local delivery.

December 2019, was a busy one for Deb & I. We attended 4 estate sales and auctions and did some buying. Some items sold before we could write this update but thought we would go over a few. We do not list all finds here but we do like to give details on a  few we do find each auction. If you see one that is interest simply click on it’s photo to visit our Ebay shop – Thrifty Ways!

This “Cocal Cola” collectible lot was from an auction type sale attended in Lindsay, Ontario in December. Nice mixed lot which includes a puzzle, a racing car model and other Coca Cola collectibles….see more information here…


Vintage Cast Iron BanFrom the same auction we bid and won on this really neat Replica cast iron bank. The “Dentist and the Patient” bank while a replica is certainly a neat collectible in it’s own right...learn more here..



Vintage & Collectible Jewelry

Deb really does love going through estate Jewelry lots. This is one example of the may beautiful pieces she has come across in her hunt…

Just about all of our Jewelry is Vintage from estate sales. Marked pieces like Avon, Coro, Eloxal from West Germany the list goes on and on. But also umarked Vintage pieces that are outstanding in their own right. Please do visit our Jewelry section at our Ebay store Thrifty Ways. Pay shipping on the first item and subsequent jewelry items order at the same time ship FREE!



FENTON  GLASS FINDS – January/2020

Most art glass collectors are very familiar with Fenton…from the turn of the 20 century through the 1970’s they produced the finest glass one could find. From a Estate auction in Ontario we were able to acquire these fine pieces… Click on of them to see more details at our Ebay store.

Fenton Iridescent Turquoise Glass Candy Bowl
Vintage Fenton Milk Glass Fan Vase
Candy Dish Hobnail Milk Glass w/ Ruffled Edge








Royal Doulton – Known for it’s collectibles and vintage pieces, Royal Doulton still produces some of the best decorative are finds we had in both December ’19 – January 2020..

Royal Doulton SIGNED England Mug SIR JOHN FALSTAFF D6287 Toby Jug 1950-1999
Rare Royal Doulton Plate – from Kate Greenaway’s Almanack Collection – Pisces