Jessie D's Profile
I've spent my entire life in the antique and vintage business. From the time I was a little girl of 7 years old and my dad would wake me at 3 am in the morning to get me to help him load the van and we would drive to the swap meet and sell vintage items (quality items, not junk).
My parents went on to open their own antique shop. All 6 of us kids were required to work, and I learned everything I know from those days. My parents would place ads in the local paper looking for antiques for sale (this was in the 70s & 80s). They would spend their nights on buying trips and in the morning when we awoke many times our entire house would be covered completely in furniture, dolls, pottery, vintage dresses, you name it, whatever they bought the night before.
One night a couple came to our house to buy some antique dolls. I overheard my…
- Joined April 3, 2012