There are items on every shopper's list, and according to some of the experts, here are the 'finds' that garage sale shoppers look for most.

These things and much, much more will be available this weekend at Idaho's Largest Garage Sale.

Check out our list and let us know if we missed a must have.

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    My mom is a collector of antiques, particularly dishes. She has found some of her best Revere Wear and Blue Willow at garage sales. The bonus is that you may be able to turn around and sell your bargains for a profit.

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    Camping/Fishing/Hunting Equipment

    All the stuff you need to enjoy Idaho's outdoor activities can be found at garage sales, and at a fraction of the cost.

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    Winter Wear

    Coats, boots, gloves, bibs and everything it takes to stay warm during the winter can be found in abundance at garage sales. It's not cold outside during garage sale season, but don't let that stop you from making a smart purchase.

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    Whether you're a professional or hobbyist, mechanic , carpenter or gardener, a great place to look for the tools of the trade is at garage sales.

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    Canning Supplies

    There is nothing that tastes better than something you've canned yourself, and it's a cheaper way to go than anything you buy on the store shelves. The biggest expense is the jars, but it doesn't have to be. Find them at a garage sale and truly be the Canning Queen.

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    Furniture is always a great find at a garage sale. With a little tender loving care any piece can be made to look brand new.

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    No matter what you like to read, there's somebody who has the genre to sell at a garage sale. Stock up and save!

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    It seems that people are constantly upgrading or moving brands when it comes to electronics. You can be the beneficiary if you are a careful garage sale shopper. If possible, however, make sure something works before you buy.

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    Name Brand Clothes

    Fashion, not to mention clothes that last, are expensive. Garage sales can provide you with a chance to shop for the fab clothes you want without breaking the budget.

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    Entertaining your kids, or giving them things so they can entertain themselves, doesn't have to be expensive. Garage sales are a great place to find those gently used or even new toys your kids want.

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