I am often asked how I came to deal merchandise in such an unusual field as antique and vintage hair accessories.
You can read more about my family background and how it influenced my collecting interests here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/ElrondsEmporium/about/
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Throughout my working life I was employed in different academic careers such as librarian and university professor. The training I received helped me focus my interests and hone my talents as a professional researcher and writer.
Consequently I developed a keen interest in the history of applied arts and costume. I also became a collector and part time dealer in antiques and jewellery from my early 20s…
- Born on August 8
- Joined February 17, 2010