It’s Madison-Bouckville Antique Festival weekend along Route 20 in Bouckville through Sunday and vendors are ready to move their wares. The festival, billed as New York’s largest antiques and collectibles fair, has more than 2,000 vendors and dealers in its 13 snowfields.
This year’s festival features plenty of food vendors and free admission.
• More than 2,000 dealers and suppliers
• Antiques and collectables from past centuries
• Food trucks and eclectic vendors
• Plenty of parking spaces on several exhibition grounds
• Antique shops and cooperatives open year-round during the show
Here are 15 antiques that are popular this year according to AdirondackGirlatHeart and there’s a good chance these items will be available in Bouckville this weekend.
1. Ironstone – look for mugs, creamers, pitchers, butter dishes and more
2. Costume Jewelry – quality costume jewelry continues to be a big seller this year at antique stands across the country,
3. Baskets – vintage and antique baskets are “in” this year. Shoppers tend to use the baskets for extra pillows, entry shoes, and blankets.
4. Canning Jars – Antique canning jars from Ball, Mason and Atlas often come with unique designs and make great collectibles.
5. Tools – vintage and antique tools are always a hot item for tool collectors.
6. Farmhouse Style Items – everything from tools to farm accessories from the past. Clean them up and they will become a hot display item around the house.
7. Leather Books
8. Flower Frogs – Antique glass and often with interesting patterns make them great collectibles.
9. Toothpick holder
10. Vintage luggage – is huge for collectors to use as a home decor piece or even stack as a living room end table.
11. Vintage Christmas decorations – everything from tree-hanging items to classic Santa Claus mugs perfect for hot chocolate.
12. Farmhouse Furniture
14. Cook Books – all of a sudden iPads and computers took over for the cookbook. As a result, vintage cookbooks are a hot item in antique stands across the country.
15. Handwritten Ephemera – everything from handwritten notes and envelopes to handwritten cookbooks. Handwritten collectibles are trending in 2022, according to AdirondackGirlatHeart.
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