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from Country Living

24 Best of the Best Antique Shows In America

(MASSACHUSETTS) Brimfield Antique Show-Held along a one-mile stretch of Route 20 in Brimfield, this legendary event boasts 6,000 dealers specializing in everything from affordable Bakelite bangles to high-end Victorian parlor furniture. Read more: Antique Shows – Best Antique Shows in the US - Country Living

from the Guardian

The 10 best flea markets in France

Paris – Porte de Vanves. The weekend flea market near the Porte de Vanves metro stop in Paris is one of the very best in France, in terms of size and the eclectic nature of its wares. On Saturday and Sunday (Saturday is perhaps busier) morning, more than 300 vendors set up here until around 1pm (though a small number stay later).

Would love to get my hands on a few of these fabulous old grain scoops for my farmhouse decorating!

Paris's Best Antiques and Street Markets - A great list of trinket and furniture shops, and neighborhood markets - Shown, Au Petit Bonheur de Chance, Paris...I think we all deserve a shopping vacation in Paris, France! - the guardian, UK


Shopping the Paris Flea Markets: Les Puces de Saint-Ouen

In every season…….Chandeliers! Paris is dripping with them, and they can be found in the Marches de Puces throughout Paris! I was speechless as I walked only a portion of one of the largest Flea markets in the world, only to discover fabulous and countless finds of french treasures, including chandeliers. Yes, chandeliers in a flea market, and tons of them! A chandelier or 2 , are a must for the French Inspired Room….in any season of the year! 2013 Fall for French Series. Inspiration Paris II

Easy how to for cleaning old glass bottles!

Wash in borax and vinegar. Let soak. Hang to dry, cut lemon in half and pour salt onto lemon rub vigorously over the stain leave to dry. Wash again with borax. (All cold water) Works like a charm. I love old vintage tablecloths love the colors.

how to get musty smell out of your flea market treasures... Fill with kitty litter, if possible! Let sit for a few days. Instr cases???



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