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There’s this thing they say about the early bird getting the worm…and there are no truer words for these Attic Birds when it comes to estate sales! We were doing a bit of photographing and inventory-ing this weekend, and decided to treat ourselves since things were going so well. I received an email from my latest obsession – Candy’s Dirt – (you can read a previous post, courtesy of them here) – and realized that this was a sale *not* to be missed. Apparently, we weren’t the only ones with that realization!
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That’s the line out the door as we were leaving the house. We’d been inside for less than an hour, and it was only 11a. A police officer was manning the door and acting as crowd- and fire code- control. The sale started on Wednesday – and, based on the neighborhood and high profile of the decedent – I can only imagine that line wrapped around the block!!
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We left without any purchases, but in awe of a life fully lived. The things left in the home after multiple sale days were still impressive and decadent, and I can only hope that everything found a good home.

So – buyer beware! The early Attic Birds get the deals while you’re still finding parking!

~Lainey