SPRING BLESSINGS!

SPRING BLESSINGS!

SPRING BREAK SALE MARCH 14TH – 24TH Last weekend, Antiques Iowa was crazy busy. Spring was sweetly warming up our days. Everyone was out enjoying. I thought that I would just take some pictures of green glass in Antiques Iowa.                     May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light. May … Continue reading

Weighting For Spring

Weighting For Spring

I just came back from a short vacation to Arizona.  I got a chance to do some antiquing there.  I was amazed at the price of the vintage kitchen scales.  I found them in shops for $85 – $125.00. Wow! We have lots of scales here at Antiques Iowa and they do sell well.   I … Continue reading

Think WEDDING!

Think WEDDING!

I’m at that fun stage of life where I THINK weddings & babies… wedding showers & baby showers…because I go to lots of them.  It’s about my kids, my friend’s kids, my nieces & nephews.  No, that is a lie; it is not about my kids etc.  I love this stage of life because I … Continue reading

Give light and people will find the way.

Give light and people will find the way.

Give light and people will find the way. ~ Ella Baker I was reading in the March CLM (Country Living Magazine) that vintage camp lanterns and old barn lanterns are one of the top five collectibles for 2014.  So this morning I walked through Antiques Iowa to see if we had any.  Look what I … Continue reading

History Lives On through Dealers like Nola

History Lives On through Dealers like Nola

“I love the things that have history…the things that were well used, but also well cared for.” Nola Barger, our Dealer of the Month, has been buying and selling in some capacity for over 30 years, and has two booths at Antiques Iowa.  On a cold Tuesday night in January, she spent a few minutes … Continue reading

New Year: New Resolutions

New Year: New Resolutions

What is this all about? I’m more than halfway through January and I’m finally thinking about resolutions? No, I’m thinking about sticking with resolutions that I made on Jan. 1st.  How long does it take you to forget your New Year’s Resolutions? This year, I’m going to 1. Make time for more fun and more … Continue reading

4 winners every month!

One of the best things that we do at Antiques Iowa each month is to give away $100.00 in gift certificates.  Every month four customers who have shopped at Antiques Iowa that month and spent at least $25.00 win a gift certificate for $25.00 for their next visit.  Happiness is winning a gift certificate to … Continue reading