White Elephant Sale Offers Something for All

Thousands of vintage, designer and unique items are up for sale at this weekend's White Elephant Sale in Oakland.

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Christie Smith
There is 96,000 square feet of donated stuff at the White Elephant Sale -- 17 departments full of everything from vintage clothes to gadgets. All the proceeds will benefit the Oakland Museum.
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Christie Smith
Furniture and delicate, beautiful China are part of the loot.
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Christie Smith
In the past, people have liquidated their entire estate here -- and it certainly shows.
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Christie Smith
The public is welcome to come shop this weekend from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free.
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Christie Smith
If you can't find it here it may not exist.
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Christie Smith
Chain stores just don't sell vintage Donny and Marie karaoke machines.
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Christie Smith
This is the 51st year of the sale. The Women's Board makes it happen and it is literally months in the making. In previous years, the sale has raked in over $1 million.
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