What’s the difference between a flea market and a swap meet? Is there one? What about antique malls, antique shows, vintage shows, and vintage markets? How about indie markets, artisan markets, and craft shows? And what is a pop-up market? If you’ve ever wondered, here are those answers and more:
Knowing how to price your items is of importance. For example, there was a man in California who purchased Ansel Adams negatives for $45.00 only later to find out they were worth $220 million.
The various items you can collect are innumerable. Below are a number of items that men — both young and old alike — have collected for generations. With collectibles, it’s almost always more fun (and valuable) to collect vintage and antique items rather than new items, because new items aren’t rare or unique. If something piques your interest, start some research and dig in!