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5 Unique Gifts That You Can Find At Auctions

Monday, March 26th, 2018
buying gifts at a live auction at High Plains Auctioneers

Buying gifts for people can sometimes be a difficult task. If you have friends or family members that seem to have everything, finding the perfect gift can make shopping a chore. Everyone wants to buy a gift that will stand out and be fun. Auctions can offer great gift ideas for those who want to get unique and memorable presents. These are some of the top items you can buy that will show you have put thought into your gift giving.

For that special someone

Watches are always in style. When you present that special guy in your life with a vintage watch, your gift will tell him more than time. A gift of a vintage watch tells him you’ve put effort into finding a unique and useful present. When you attend an auction, you’ll be surprised at how affordable these unique pieces will cost, and he’ll be surprised at how fun they are to wear.

For ladies, estate jewelry is often affordable and definitely one-of-a-kind. A piece of jewelry bought through an auction is not something found on every jewelry counter around town. By taking the time to find an exquisite piece, you’ll show her exactly how much you care for her and her sense of style. Some auctions will even have pieces from some of the prominent jeweler’s, such as Tiffany or Cartier, for a very reasonable cost.

For car lovers

Cars can cost a lot of money, but at a local used car auction, you might find older models that fit within the family budget. A lot of car lovers have one particular vehicle they’ve always wanted, but cannot afford to buy new. At a car auction, you may find the right one to fulfill that dream. Older models sometimes need extra work, making for a fun and exciting family project throughout the year.

For the friend who still likes toys

Most people have a friend that’s been by our side since childhood. As kids, you probably had favorite toys you played with every day. Now they bring back fond memories of days long-since past. At some auctions, you may find older version of toys or the exact toys you played with as a child. Giving an adult a toy that reminds them of their childhood brings back fun memories and will make for great conversation.

For a good friend

At auctions, you will find endless ideas for presenting a good friend with an unusual gift. There are vintage board games, classic lunch boxes, antique medical devices, decorations, and just about anything else you can think of. When you choose an unusual gift, you show the other person you’ve put thought and care into their present. This is something they aren’t likely to forget.

For book lovers

There are various ways to read a story today besides books. The information age has made almost any story available in a matter of seconds no matter where you are. Despite this, many book lovers still feel there is no compromise for the feel and smell of a traditional book. Many auctions will have antique books, classic novels, and even rare collectible books, so you are sure to find something for the book lover in your life.

Looking for an auction near you?

To find out more about auctions in your area, contact the experts at High Plains Auctioneers today. You can call us at (806) 244-6776 or Contact Us by email for more information about Buying and Selling items at auction. Don’t forget to check out our Upcoming Auctions to see what we have available!