What I’m Finding Online…to Sell and Keep

I was reflecting the other day how the advent of websites like eBay, Ruby Lane and Etsy have dramatically changed the world of buying and selling vintage and antique goods. Things that took forever and a day to find pounding the pavement at flea markets, auctions and antique stores can be easily located online from…

A Season of Purses…and What I Look For

Lately I’m finding a lot of nice purses when I’m out thrifting…and that’s fine with me. They’re useful, attractive and most women (and some men) carry a purse/handbag/tote/messenger bag and usually own more than one. Best of all, they sell! My neighborhood thrift store has two big display racks full and some “better” purses in a…

Ups and Downs in My Vintage Biz

Was sitting outside the other day pondering that summer was almost over and kiddies would be heading back to school in a few weeks. (Where does the time go?!) And I let my mind wander to my business and starting thinking about how it’s been going this summer. I came up with this lighthearted list…

Fun Finds for a Friday!

I haven’t been sourcing much, but thanks to Beth (a reader and neighbor!) I was pointed to an estate sale that she thought might be up my alley. After weeks of buying restraint, I decided it was time to have some fun. The house was small but still quite full even though it was the…