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I love treasure hunting at thrift stores, yard sales, and swap meets.
My love for antiques and vintage items began when I was very young.

I remember as a child, when my Mother would take my brother and I along with her on thrift store journeys and/or garage sale treasure hunts. I remember how excited we would be to get to go with her to these cool stores where there was always something new to look at. We loved it! While she was digging through clothing racks looking for a bargain on clothing for one of her seven children, we were giggling in the corner putting on wigs and glasses, or checking out what kinds of treasures we could find. I still get excited just thinking about going to garage sales or treasure hunting at the local thrift stores, intensifying my love for vintage items, antiques, and collectibles. I have become hooked, reading books…

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  • Female
  • Born on July 25
  • Joined January 6, 2012

Favorite materials

ceramic, sterling silver, cotton, milk glass, carnival glass, depression glass, polyester, denim, duct tape, bone china, pottery, glass

About

I love treasure hunting at thrift stores, yard sales, and swap meets.
My love for antiques and vintage items began when I was very young.

I remember as a child, when my Mother would take my brother and I along with her on thrift store journeys and/or garage sale treasure hunts. I remember how excited we would be to get to go with her to these cool stores where there was always something new to look at. We loved it! While she was digging through clothing racks looking for a bargain on clothing for one of her seven children, we were giggling in the corner putting on wigs and glasses, or checking out what kinds of treasures we could find. I still get excited just thinking about going to garage sales or treasure hunting at the local thrift stores, intensifying my love for vintage items, antiques, and collectibles. I have become hooked, reading books on antiques, finding out what is what, and researching items for my store. I plan to open an actual storefront of my own in the area in the future.

I love spending time with my family, reading, drawing, creating things, and I <3 my Etsy!!

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