Laura Hinkes' Profile
I am Laura Hinkes, owner and developer of Papillon Vintage Home.
I have had many careers in my life, I've been an Occupational Therapist, stay at home Mom, and mosaic artist and now shop owner and collector.
At Papillon Vintage Home, we have a love for mixing old forgotten items with new material, making a special item with an updated look and purpose. We are now venturing into using vintage textiles and hand painted furniture with the same theme in mind.
We love incorporating vintage needlepoints found at estate sales into pillows. We feel that my pieces are rich in history, which will give any home a little extra character. Some of the elements we include in our pieces are vintage barkcloth, vintage chenille, stenciled burlap, handmade lampshades, vintage grainsack and more vintage fabrics. We also make hand paint vintage elements such as corbels, mirrors, architectural salvage,…
- Born on May 29
- Joined August 17, 2010
Thrifted furniture and collectibles, vintage furniture, architecural finds, corbels, antique collectibles, old chenille bedspreads, vintage fabrics, vintage hankies, vintage embroidery, trims and tassels