The Colony Estate Sale NOW March 2-4 by When Pigs Fly

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The Colony Estate Sale NOW March 2-4 by When Pigs Fly

When Pigs Fly Estate Sales & Auctions



NOTE!!! Any pricing in photos is OLD pricing based on some of clients purchase prices years ago.

These are not our prices or tags on most items.

The Colony, TX

March 2-4  2018

Friday & Saturday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Sunday 10:00 am- 2:00 pm

Our clients are selling and moving out of the Country! They’ve collected for years and must part with lovely treasures.

There are many, many more items we’ve not been able to photograph yet. This means tons of surprises when you walk into the sale.

  We will have a sign-up sheet on the front door Friday morning around 7:00 am.  If you want to secure a spot in line, please sign in and return 15 minutes prior to opening Friday morning. This sign-up sheet is only used for Friday morning opening. It is always a good rule of thumb to take a picture of the list after you have signed in. Please only one person per line as we limit 30 inside the sale at a time.

Here are some items you will find:

Sterling Jewelry

Costume Jewelry

Turquoise Jewelry

Marvel Comics and more

Asian Décor, vases, plates, figurines, lamps, furniture, etc

Purses- antique and vintage




Accent Arm Chairs

Small accent tables and cabinets


Books (mixed Genre) with hundreds of collection, reference books

Massage Chair

Chaise Lounge


Curio Cabinets

King size electric bed


Kitchen Table and Chairs

Jadeite collection

Uranium Glass (Vaseline) Collection


Art Deco Lamps and Glass

Crystal Chandelier

Large Asian Vases

Depression Glass

Black Glass Collection


Jewelry Armoire

Shirley Temple Collectibles

Dolls (Collectibles)

1961 Original Barbie

Snow Babies Collection in Boxes

Irina Lorin Tribal Tiles

Jon Gnagy Original

De Grazia Signed/numbered

Red Wing. Bob White Dishes (Nice Collection)

KAM- Mardi Gras Signed and Numbered under Glass

Hand Tools

Unique custom décor

Pots and Pans

Baking dishes, bowls, casserole

Laundry items

Garage items

Framed art

Salvador Dali Watercolor

This list is only a fraction of what we will be sharing.

 Guidelines for our sale:

Availability of Items:
We do not give pricing or availability of items over the phone or email as we are very busy prepping these sales for our shoppers. Thank  you for understanding.

 Video Surveillance

Our events are covered with video surveillance and we will prosecute any theft, damage or illegal activity on property.


Limit of Persons:
We do limit the number of people into our events based on the size of the home and items inside. Limit 30 persons inside at any time. Some rooms and areas will have additional limitations as well. Please read our signs to keep the flow of the sale moving smoothly.

No Children Inside Event:
Sorry, no children under the age of 12 allowed inside. This includes infants in your arms. Each sale poses challenges such as, chemicals, knifes, glassware, collectibles, metal, swimming pools and hurried adults.

Tax Exempt:
Are you sales tax exempt? You must provide us with the proper pre-printed forms with all your information. We Do Not provide these forms nor do we keep them on site. This is very important if you are tax exempt. We do not provide these forms. Please bring them with you. If you do not bring them, we will assess the current sales tax to your purchase. Thank you for helping us keep the cashier line moving quickly.

Payment Options:
We accept cash and credit/debit over $50. WE DO NOT ACCEPT AMERICAN EXPRESS. No Checks accepted. We reserve the right to refuse any cash/credit or debit cards without proper photo ID. Some purchases may require a time delay if a credit card is used before we hand the item over to you.

No Warranties:
All items are to be considered used. No refunds or exchanges of any kind. All items as is, where is. Please know before you buy.

Moving/Packing Items: We will have one young helper available to move items. Since he is working for tips only, it is important you help this college student with an ample tip for the help he gives you. Only one person is available to help you move, you will need to bring any extra help needed. As with packing, we like our customers to pack their own items to ensure they are pleased with the packing. We provide packing materials and bags until they run out. It is always a good idea to carry some in your vehicle to the sale.

No purses, handbags, briefcases, backpacks or such are allowed inside our sales. Please, DO NOT BRING THEM INSIDE. Security will kindly turn you away from the door. Small cross body or waste pouch holders are allowed to carry your wallets and such. Yes, people steal. We don’t think you do, but others not as kind do and we must set this rule into place.

Bathroom Facilities:
No restrooms available.

Please be aware of your surroundings and physical limitations. Access to this sale is up a step. This home is not handicap accessible. We do not provide handicap access in private homes and ask that you are mindful of any stairs, doors, changes in elevation, items on the floor, hanging from the ceiling, glass doors and such. We are not responsible for any accidents or injuries. Please be mindful of your environment at all times.

Please do not block driveways and mailboxes and be mindful of neighbors grass. Parking is limited to the East side of the street. Kroger is located directly behind the house and may be a great place to park. We will ‘CONE’ off the front of the house for buyers picking up their purchases.

Any items you ask us to hold must be purchased by you. We do not allow you to hold items as you shop, only to come back and sort and decide. IF you hold an item in your arms or our holding areas, you have agreed to purchase. We reserve the right to ask for immediate purchase of any items held.

When Pigs Fly Team:
Our team is excited to greet you and look forward to helping you find some wonderful and amazing Treasures. We appreciate our courteous and fun customers and thrive on your positive and respectful nature.