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Ah yes. Vintage things. I love vintage things. I think my first vintage thing I bought was at the Kane County Flea Market. It was a man's black silk jacquard vest. 4 or 5 buttons. It buttoned up high. And my boobs were too big for it, but it looked just dandy buttoned to just below the bust. I am wearing it in my high school senior picture.

I also have a very dear friend who has been my roommate on and off over the years. He had the most amazing eye and/or good luck finding things. He should be picking for a living, cause he rocks it. When he moved across the pond, he left behind a lot of stuff. And over the years I have accumulated a lot of stuff. I started this vintage shop to cull out the herd as it were, and am finding it to be a lot of fun. I am still culling, but maybe thinking about keeping it up. It would give me an excuse to keep finding wonderful…

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  • Born on May 26
  • Joined February 20, 2011

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textiles, patterns, fabric, dishes, ribbon, buttons, kitchen, linens

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MsBettiesVintage
MsBetties Vintage

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Ah yes. Vintage things. I love vintage things. I think my first vintage thing I bought was at the Kane County Flea Market. It was a man's black silk jacquard vest. 4 or 5 buttons. It buttoned up high. And my boobs were too big for it, but it looked just dandy buttoned to just below the bust. I am wearing it in my high school senior picture.

I also have a very dear friend who has been my roommate on and off over the years. He had the most amazing eye and/or good luck finding things. He should be picking for a living, cause he rocks it. When he moved across the pond, he left behind a lot of stuff. And over the years I have accumulated a lot of stuff. I started this vintage shop to cull out the herd as it were, and am finding it to be a lot of fun. I am still culling, but maybe thinking about keeping it up. It would give me an excuse to keep finding wonderful vintage things. I had stopped even looking because I didn't really have any place to put any more stuff. Now I have moved and have places to store things!!


I also have a shop of handmade items, mostly sewn out of vintage fabric, MsBettiesHandmade.etsy.com

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