Wanda and Dennis Leon
Fifth Street Antiques
The owners of Fifth Street Antiques take pride in curating the unusual and hard to find. Specializing in Antique, Vintage, French and Primitive furniture with unique decor, art and accents to compliment. They find amazing pieces on cross country buying trips – things you just can’t find in Cali! They also take great pride in curating quality, knowledgeable and talented dealers who have a wide variety of merchandise – truly something for everyone!
Like so many model train enthusiasts, Roy has loved them since he was 2 years old. In 1998, he turned his passion into a very successful business in Oregon. Eventually moving to California and landing in Old Town Clovis, where he had a shop dedicated to model trains. In an effort to scale down, he joined us as a dealer at Fifth Street Antiques. He keeps his booth full and regularly stocked. You don’t just get product in Roy’s booth, you also get his wealth of knowledge, which he’s happy to share!
Eric Rollins Antiques & Collectibles
Eric Rollins has had the good fortune to grow up around the antique business and has been shopping at antique stores and swap meets since he was a small child. Learning about antiques was like learning to talk. He specializes in toys, signs, advertising tins, photographs and American Indian items. He loves meeting new customers, so stop on in and say hello!
Collecting since he was 12 years old, Greg turned his passion into a business selling an eclectic mix of antique and vintage pieces. You can’t pigeonhole Greg’s product, because you never know what he will bring in next! Whatever he brings is always greeted with an exclamation of “Where did you find that!” You’ll find things like an airplane propeller, steam engine, an Aussie Long Ride Coat, anvils, advertising – Everything from an awesome industrial work bench to religious relics. Visit Greg’s Estate Liquidation business, Merlin’s Estate Sales & Liquidation, as well.
Tom & Lydia
Tom and Lydia both have a passion for collecting. Tom started in the 70’s, buying to decorate his home, but that quickly turned into buying, collecting and selling. He often sold to dealers at the Antique Shops in Old Town Clovis. Lydia loved and wore vintage jewelry, regularly adding to her collection and eventually started hosting “Jewelry Parties” in her home. Their business “Harry’s Attic” opened in Fresno in 2008. Lydia opened a booth in Clovis in 2006. They eventually joined us as dealers at Fifth Street Antiques, bringing their expertly curated art, jewelry, furniture and wide range of antiques with them. The thrill of the hunt, the people you meet and the little extra income keeps their passion going!
Gwen specializes in Natural History with an amazing selection of beautifully framed and mounted butterflies, rocks, crystals and geodes. The unique can be found with such items as prehistoric fossils, shark teeth, snake skins, bugs and the occasional piranha. Always something truly interesting to be found.
Basements & Beyond
Buying and selling antiques and vintage since she was a child as she accompanied her mother to shows, swap meets and flea markets. She began buying and selling at the age of 8, purchasing Barbies, fixing them up and reselling them. As soon as she could make change, her mother sent her out to buy all kinds of glassware and pottery, hence her expertise in that genre. Although this is what she specializes in at the shop, she also has a great eye and is knowledgeable about quality antiques and has a nice selection of items. Visit Barbara’s successful Estate Liquidation Business, Basements and Beyond.
Sylvia & Kathy
2 Fleas Vintage
These two long time friends each had an independent love of antiques and vintage. Sylvia and her husband initially furnishing their homes with quality antiques because they were affordable and of much better quality! Kathy’s mom had a love of antiques and passed it on to her. They both collected treasures for years and upon retiring from the “real” world, decided to go into business together doing local flea markets and antique shows. They have joined us as dealers at Fifth Street Antiques, bringing their business to a new level. They travel the state shopping for odd finds, primitives and rustic items for he home and garden.
Steve & Betsy
Vintage Fresno 93711
Steve Oliver began buying and selling antiques in the 70’s and it quickly became a passion. About 5 years ago, his wife Betsy joined in the hunt and was hooked. It was then that VintageFresno93711 was born. Their love for everything mid century, vintage, retro, Stan Bitters & Hans Sumpf was a good fit with their profession as Realtors. Come by and visit their ever changing spaces, “we sell memories”. For inventory updates and design inspiration follow them out on Instagram.
Mark & Stephanie
The Odd Owl
Mark and Stephanie Gonzalez are two engineers with a passion for unique vintage treasures. Their booth is curated with a wide selection of mid-century goods including furniture, lighting, studio pottery, and art. Their love for this era began when they bought a 1967 Ranch style home, and scoured estate sales and thrift stores to furnish it with authentic vintage pieces. You can check out more of their inventory on Etsy and Instagram.
Darrel has, from an early age, been a student of US History, particularly Military History. His keen interest in this is reflected in the items he offers for sale in his 2 cases. With items dating from Civil War to the Korean War and include such items as original officer’s swords, black powder muzzle loading guns, bayonets, military field equipment, helmets & hats, and an assortment of medals & patches. He also includes a selection of non firing replica guns from the old west & Civil War and replica old west badges. Darrel enjoys talking to customers with similar interests and believes people who shop in his cases have discerning taste 😊 Semper Fi