January 20-21, 2014

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HOOOORAY and Happy Day!  After weeks of rest, relaxation, home projects and holiday hoo-haw, the A Team got back in the sale saddle.  Giddyup.  And as our luck would have it, we are starting the year with the nicessst family AND (bonus) a really fun sale for all y’all …

4915 W. 81st Street Prairie Village KS
** off Roe Ave, take 81st or 80th Street West to home ~ (it’s a horseshoe street thing)
MONDAY  ……………………..    7:30a to 5p  (4-5 @ 25% off)
TUESDAY  …………………….    8a to 1p @ 50% off

Just a fanTAStic selection of a little bit o’ everything.  A large Jesse Barnes, original painting.  Cream bedroom set: 6 drawer dresser/5 drawer tall chest/2 ends/5 drawer lingerie chest/Q headboard, pair of stunning mid-century Jasper wood chairs/black seat chairs, Thomasville 5 drawer chest, 3pc mirror-back wall unit/headboard, pair matching Bernhardt shelf units …

Queen Postur-Matic adjustable bed, Bernhardt sofa, pretty dining table/6 cane-back chairs/3 leaves, early American cabinet, pair o’ cute matching club chairs, pair of rattan swivel rattan chairs & footstools, 4 rattan stools, 3 sets stereo speakers, a HUUUUGE 8+ ft long 48 star vintage American flag marble top/iron base (sew machine base) table …

an awesome wood table with l.a.r.g.e. glass ball claw feet, drop side buffet and matching glass front lighted hutch, some fun vintage rocking chairs, end tables, Victor table top Victrola, wrought iron table/4 chairs, wrought iron lounger/cart/nesting tables, cast iron table/4 chairs 2 outdoor umbrellas …

vintage KODAK metal film cannisters and lots of random photography miscellany (no Leica, fyi), lots of framed artwork, US Navy uniforms, BOOKS, full size mattress set and headboard with bookshelves, corner desk with glass top, LIFE Library of Photography books (11 total), 2 wingback chairs, fun glassware, several vintage leather cases, lotsss of oil lamps …

2 Hallicrafters shortwave receivers (SX-28 and Sky Champion), Kolster radio receiver cabinet, Noritake Colburn china, some fun glassware including a set of 8 green medallion glasses and matching pitcher, vintage hat boxes, fullll kitchen, SEVEN ladders (4′ to extendo to foldup, you name it), marble top/iron base (sew machine base) table …

AND TOOLS.  Holy hardware store, do we have the tools.  And the workshop.  Large, medium, small and a few random itty-bitty Ken doll little ones (though am uncertain if Ken was the Tim The Tool-Man Taylor kinda guy) … several hundred hand tools, over 50 power tools, thousandzzzz of nails/screws/washers lalala, a Black & Decker Deluxe Power Shop, band saw, HUGE and a small woodworking lathe, bench grinder, drill press, air compressor, generator, clamps … you get the idea, right?

costume jewelry and a bit o’ sterling, quite a few older lawnmowers, Craftsman 2 pc tool chest, Excel wheelchair, trimmers, model airplanes in boxes, 3 ollllld AC Delco light plants (old generators, straight from the farm), Schwinn Free Spirit, non-motorized scooter w brakes, Coleman gas camp lanterns, heavy-duty dolly …

CDs, albums, stereo equipment, 3′ tall GE fridge, nice Kenmore frostless freezer, nice pellet gun w/ case, vintage Singer & Elna sewing machines, new microwave, lotsa old clocks, large antique oxen yoke (the wood/iron kinda yolk  cuz duh, oxen birth a calf, not an egg), many old film projectors, cool old metal cabinets and file cabs …

Oh my, it’s good to be back.  And if your ears were burnin’ today, it’s because we were talking about how excited we are to see all y’all on MONDAY 🙂  Either that or you have an ear rash, in which case, you should probs go to the drugstore and get some cream for it.  Ick.

With happy hearts and grateful souls,

  and the Proud Producers of Super Sales,
      Tina, Paula, Sue, Trish, Diane, Carole and Shannon
Blue Tape Sales & Service


— Jess Barnes orginal 🙂


— why do we love these so?


— Kolster box (empty)


— retro, and proud of it.


— big wrench. big and heavy.


— how can one have this in a sale and not feature it, I ask ya …


— many model planes … this is the largest


— cute club chairs and iron “F”


— rattan stools


— family room miscellany


— Jasper chairs


— bottom left is a box o’ Bing ’45’s … and a homemade electrical box lamp that rotates just like it does on the side o’ your home. high fun factor 🙂


— vintage creamer (left) and AC Delco ‘light plants’ (3 of ’em)


— set of beautiful china. not. it’s a Craftsman tool chest, duh 🙂


— lower level randomness


— Hallicrafters and some cool wood chests


— it’s a freezer.


— basement stuff


— who’s the lucky bug that will buy and rewire these beauties??


— do love the mags from the past




— Oh, the possibilities


— a few of the metal cabs


— table top? wall art?


— oxen yoke, clock and Sue’s coffee cup.


— Kingcraft


— one of the many old clocks


— turns out Playboy DOES have great articles … like this one about “Back to College Campus Fashions” from 1970.


— another vintage corner ~


— marble top table


— family room


— outdoor


— Thomasville wall unit/headboard


— has matching dresser, 2 end tables and headboard


— gave this a test drive and Paula and I were exclaiming how cool and practical it was … then we laughed realizing we are entering a comPLETEly different season in our lives with that realization


— this flag is the size of the ones you see flying just off a highway truckstop. huge.



Here is a map of the sale!