Whether you’re turning your home into a canvas for vintage décor, or you just like hunting through treasure troves of collectible goodies for toys, books, glassware, fabrics, keepsakes and prints to frame, you’re in the right place. Here at Avid Vintage, there’s a little something for everyone who loves the past as much as we do. We’re proud to specialize in small vintage collectibles and antique items such as vintage postcards, sewing patterns, memorabilia, home décor, ephemera and more. We’ve scoured countless auctions, estate sales and tag sales to bring the best items to our shop… and right to you.
In business since 1998 selling vintage items online, we’ve been collectors of lovely old things for many, many years. Now we’re sharing our favorites with you! Every one of our items is genuine and of the highest quality, and we provide complete descriptions and photography to make your shopping experience flawless. We’re 100% committed to quick and courteous service, and we ensure the safe shipping of your purchases. These items are so special to us, and we know how special they will be to you as well.
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Vintage mid century metal hot pad trivet for hot dishes. Made by Pro-Tex. Used to protect fine surfaces throughout the home.
Table of meat cookery. Features beef, pork, veal and lamb roasting temperatures and times.
Kitschy graphics showing a man and woman at an open oven. Man is sampling the dish. Also includes a cow, pig, lamb and calf.
Measures 7 inches wide x 7 inches tall.
Condition is good with a scratch that starts about 2 inches down on the left side and runs diagonally up near the upper right corner.
Great Kitschy piece to brighten your kitchen!
This is a large mid century letter and document holder. The orange spine reads, "Letters." No 893 Double Thick A-Z.
Has a marbleized gray and white design with a silver toned metal clasp Box has page dividers A-Z.
Box measures about 11 3/4 inches wide x 12 inches tall. And is 5 5/8 inches deep.
Condition is very good with a couple small spots of paper loss, and a brighter colored area near the bottom of the spine where it looks like a price tag was removed. Also some soiling around the edges.
Inside looks to have never been used.
This would look fantastic in a bookcase or on a mid century desk!
Vintage Sawyer's View-Master 3D Viewer in original box. Along with 13 view reels.
View reels include:
1959 Walt Disney's Sleeping Beauty. Packet No. B 308. Complete packet of 3 reels B 3081, 3082, 3083. Also includes original paper story booklet.
1961 Walt Disney's Babes in Toyland. Packet No. B 375. Complete packet of 3 reels. B 3751, 3752, 3753. Includes original paper story booklet.
1962 America's Man in Space. John Glenn's Historic Flight. February 20, 1962. Complete packet of 3 reels. B 6571, 6572, 6573. Includes original paper story booklet.
1962 Silver Springs, Florida. Packet No. A 962. Complete packet of 3 reels. A 9621, 9622, 9923. No booklet.
Thirteenth reel is DR-37. Showcase of View-Master pictures.
All reels are in very good condition. Viewer is in very good condition with the plastic lenses at the rear of the unit pressed in a little on each outer side.
Box condition is good with obvious wear signs.
Vintage Swan Planter Iridescent Blue and Gold Gilt Trim Mid Century Flower Pot. This graceful swan is an iridescent blue with gold gilt beak, feet and gold tipped wings.
Swan measures about 8 inches tall and about 9 inches from breast to tip of tail.
No makers mark.
Very good vintage condition with no chips, cracks or repairs. Some wear to the gold gilt finish on the tip of her beak and the top of her wings.
This would be so pretty on a coffee table or placed among other plants.
Vintage original 1960s School Years Scrapbook. Book has a double sided page for each grade, starting with Kindergarten up through grade 12. Each grade has a pocket to hold important papers, etc.
Front of each page has a spot to attach a student photo and a line for: School name, Teacher name, First Day of School, Age, Height, Weight. And enclosure examples of: Report Cards, Class Picture, Awards, Achievements, Mementos, Reading, Writing, Arithmetic Samples, and Other.
Back of each page has lines for: New Friends, Activities, Achievements, Awards, When I Grow Up I Want To Be, and student signature.
Inside back cover is a Health Record for Immunization Dates. And a chart for Childhood Illnesses and Accidents.
Copyright 1965 by Concord Craftsmen Inc.
This is a softcover book with plastic comb spine. Book measures 6 5/8 inches wide x 9 1/8 inches tall.
Book is UNUSED
Condition is very good with age toning to covers and some light soiling.
Vintage metal serving trays. Set of 3. Blue floral motif with woman in long dress and bonnet on a creamy yellow background. Border is also blue.
Trays measure 14 1/4 inches wide x 8 3/4 inches tall x 1 inch deep.
All three of the trays have some paint chips and one has a dent near the center left edge.
Super cute design!
Vintage Ruff and Reddy Spills and thrills of the circus game. 1962 Hanna Barbera children's board game.
Comes complete in original box with: Game board, 4 playing pieces, 28 hazard cards, circus spinner and directions.
Game board measures 14.75 x 14.75 inches. Very good condition.
Box measures about 15 x 7.75 inches and shows some wear and tear with a soiled yellow spot on the inside bottom and split upper left corner. Everything else is in very good condition.
Cute children's game from the 1960s!
Beautiful original large antique cards given as a Reward of Merit. This listing is for a set of two. Both feature a large red Rose and Lily of the Valley bouquet. Top card has a red border, bottom card has a blue border.
Both cards measure 7.5 inches wide x 5.5 inches tall. Both were presented to Anna Vongdol. One is dated 1886, the other 1887. Top card has a small number 400 in the lower left corner, bottom card is numbered 403.
Condition is very good with top card having a crease upper left corner and a soiled area near the upper right corner. Bottom card has a very tiny crease at the upper left corner.
Beautiful old cards!
Vintage pink plastic tissue box cover. Medium pink with a floral design on the top. sides are ribbed.
Measures 11 inches long x 5.5 inches wide and about 2 3/8 inches tall.
No maker indicated.
Condition is very good with some small light scratches. No chips or cracks.
Vintage "Santa's Fun Book." This is a spiral bound softcover children's Christmas pop up book that measures 8.5 inches wide x 10.5 inches tall. Also has an eight page coloring book at the back. 18 pages not including front and back covers or coloring pages.
Lots of novelties in this book including:
3-D Paper Glasses & two page 3-D picture
Box of 4 Regent brand crayons (still in the box)
Copyright 1954 White Plains Greeting Card Corp.
Comes in original box.
Condition for the box is good with wear to corners and edges and some splits along the box edges.
Book is very good with coloring pages colored in, original recipients information written on second page, and some light soiling and general wear. See all photos.
Fantastic vivid colors!
Vintage circa 1950s Riding Stick Horse. This horse has a hard plastic head measuring about 9 1/4 inches long x 4 1/2 inches wide. Horse head is attached to the original wooden stick which measures about 25 3/4 inches long.
Horse head is a caramel color with blue accents. Most of the eye color has faded. Horse mouth is jointed and closes when the strings are pulled.
Condition is very good with coloring on teeth and eyes faded. Original strings are not complete. These have broken off mostly over the years with only 6 or 7 inches of string remaining on each side of the mouth. There is also a 1/2 inch crack near where the teeth start on the right side of his mouth. This crack is visible in the first photo, about an inch in front of where the string is attached.
Over all a really nice vintage piece which includes the stick.