Educated Shopper: Flea-Market Smarts
The sheer abundance of a flea market combined with the promise of a good deal can scatter even the most collected of wits. Follow our tips to shop like a pro and bring home a treasure.
To Market, To Market
Brimfield Antique Show, the largest outdoor antiques show in the world, holds week-long shows three times a year (May, July, and September) in Massachusetts. Scott Antique Market is held every second weekend in Atlanta and monthly from November through March in Columbus, Ohio. The Original Round Top Antiques Fair holds four seasonal shows in Texas throughout the year. All of these offer an incredible variety of antiques and collectibles for any budget.