Jackie Bradley's Profile
Hi! I'm Jackie, and I'm a 28-year-old bookseller at Half Price Books. I've been working with our collectible books for a few years, and I've really enjoyed it. That is probably what sparked my interest in vintage items in general.
Like most vintage sellers and collectors, I love the "treasure hunt" aspect of it. I find most of my items in thrift stores; I feel like I'm rescuing them! I try to look past the layers of grime to really see the beauty of a piece; there are some items in my shop that I was hesitant to even touch, but I cleaned them up, and they are some of the most stunning items I have!
I like to think of myself as a matchmaker: helping people unite with the pieces they have been searching for. :o)
Or maybe it's more like an animal shelter: I rescue "strays" from the cast-offs at…
- Born on July 2
- Joined June 2, 2008