Current Sale

SEPTEMBER 13 – 14 – 15 / FRI – SUN / 10AM-4PM
90 ORD STREET / 17th ST

This sale will feature some fine furniture, a Chickering Grand Piano, artwork, many high end IKEBANA vases and accoutrement, tons of books, unique and unusual items … household stuff … useful stuff … GOOD stuff!


  • full sized hand carved walnut (oak secondary) headboard and bed frame, with matching dresser, mirror,  chest of drawers, vanity and nightstand by Mount Airy Furniture Company
  • handsome antique Chickering Grand Piano by C.F. Johnson Piano 84” x 56”
  • occasional tables, various curio shelves, corner shelves, side chairs
  • 5’ oval kitchen table with 5 chairs and matching compact china cabinet
  • hand carved 87” cream silk upholstered Victorian couch and chair
  • compact oval marble topped coffee table – side tables and chairs
  • lamps in singles and pairs, figural porcelain, modern Tiffany style stained glass lamps
  • high gloss enameled wood freeform centerpiece sculptures
  • hand and machine made area rugs and much more


  • huge collection of high quality Ikebana vases (XS to XL, many materials), floral frogs of every type, instructions and arrangement supplies
  • vintage and antique bronze and iron Ikebana vases
  • several large Japanese bamboo baskets
  • bonsai pots, tools and instruction
  • collection of little leather library books
  • antique full dress form
  • antique and vintage beaded sewing notions and appliqués
  • antique and vintage beaded bags – silk scarves
  • vintage ladies Ferragamo shoes (size 10)
  • small tea set by Heinrich & Co., some Russian tea items
  • MUCH women’s clothing (size 10-14), outerwear (M-XL), shoes (Size 10) / accessories
  • hand-blown glass vases and decorative items
  • vintage glass, sterling and silver plate service items
  • antique European tea cups and saucers, several antique china sets
  • vintage buttons and sewing items, vintage Singer sewing machine
  • vintage and collectible Christmas items, religious items and artwork
  • collection of National Geographic DVDs
  • lots costume jewelry available starting Saturday 11am
  • collection of Time/Life “American Musicals”
  • huge collection of books on Ikebana, Bonsai, Asian art, Origami, traditional flower  arrangement, Fashion, Art, Art History, Coffee Table, gardening, home décor, entertaining/hosting, languages, political history, reference, Sewing, Knitting, Needlepoint,  and a vast and varied collection of really good cookbooks plus tons of magazines on similar subjects
  • huge collection of sets:
  • “Great Meals in Minutes”
  • “Life World Library”
  • “The Family Creative Workshop”
  • “Christmas Around the World”
  • “Healthy Home Cooking”
  • “Encyclopedia of Home Improvement”
  • “Encyclopedia of Gardening”
  • “The Art of Sewing”
  • “Ikebana International Magazine” 60s-80s
  • “Cooking with Bon Appetite” and “Bon Appetite” 1994 – 2005
  • “Food & Wine Magazine Cookbook” 1985-2005
  • “The Best of Gourmet” 1992-2006
  • “Food & Wine Magazine”  “Best Of” and “Quick From Scratch”
  • “Singer Sewing Series”
  • Time/Life “The Good Cook Techniques”
  • Several sets on “Photography”
  • “Smithsonian Illustrated Library of Antiques”
  • “Newsweek Wonders of Man”
  • Time/Life “Library of Art”
  • Better Home and Gardens “Cross-Stitch”, “Christmas”, “Celebrate the Season” and “Annual Recipes”
  • “People Magazine Yearbooks”
  • “Time Almanac” 1998 – 2005
  • “Time Annual” and more


  • useful service items, daily use dishes and glass – sake and tea sets
  • large set of J.A. Henckels knives, made in Germany
  • barware and stemware, a colossal collection of coffee cups –
  • kitchen and household electronics, small appliances and daily use items, tons of cool kitchen gadgets, utensils and cookware – lots NIB
  • small appliances by KitchenAid, Cuisinart, Venisimo and more
  • lots of luggage, home healthcare items
  • tons of stationary and art supplies
  • lots of re-use bags and satchels
  • Oreck Steamer – TWR caddy, trays and work-stands – vintage exer-cycle
  • photo storage boxes – brass andirons and fire tools
  • knitting supplies, sewing supplies, needlepoint supplies, origami supplies
  • artist’s paints, pencils, tools and brushes, office supplies
  • several large potted birds of paradise
  • household and garden tools and chemicals
  • many white wooden shutters six each 6’6” x 17 / 7’ x 15’


Last sale’s treasure “trove of stuffies” was found by Cindy who states “for a unique and unusual experience shop The YES Co” – this week’s treasure to find is the “six pack of Coca/Cola”


This sale is in Eureka Valley area of San Francisco – right near Market Street and 17th Street / parking is good with 2 hour limits on Friday – just do not block neighbor’s driveways – hope to see you there – Kevin / Vicky and The YES Co staff