Cristy's Profile

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Hi! My name is Cristy and I'm pretty tickled that you are taking the time to shop in my little store, much less read about me. I'm just a girl who likes stuff, mainly old stuff. Stuff I had as a child. Stuff I remember from my grandma's house. Stuff I've collected through my life-long devotion to treasure-hunting.

I buy what I love, what catches my eye, what I would like to live with and what I think my customers would like. I'm an Ancestry.com addict and my collecting and my genealogy research often overlap. I have a hard and fast policy of trying to reunite named items with the descendents of their owners, if they can be found. It has brought me great joy, a lot of new friends and, hopefully, some good picking karma.

The store is named in honor of my late grandmother and patron saint. She was a full-time lunch lady, seamstress and all-around sensible and…

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  • Female
  • Born on December 18
  • Joined December 26, 2006

Favorite materials

Goo Gone, cabinet cards, clipon earrings, my husbands amazing engineering skills, raw gemstones, religious figurines, tiny found objects, acrylic paint, sand paper, paper towels, glitters

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About

Hi! My name is Cristy and I'm pretty tickled that you are taking the time to shop in my little store, much less read about me. I'm just a girl who likes stuff, mainly old stuff. Stuff I had as a child. Stuff I remember from my grandma's house. Stuff I've collected through my life-long devotion to treasure-hunting.

I buy what I love, what catches my eye, what I would like to live with and what I think my customers would like. I'm an Ancestry.com addict and my collecting and my genealogy research often overlap. I have a hard and fast policy of trying to reunite named items with the descendents of their owners, if they can be found. It has brought me great joy, a lot of new friends and, hopefully, some good picking karma.

The store is named in honor of my late grandmother and patron saint. She was a full-time lunch lady, seamstress and all-around sensible and delightful woman that taught me the value of our history and the joy of passing it down to future generations. She is with me on every treasure it and present throughout my shop.

Have a taste for the freakier side of vintage fare? Check out my husband's shop
http://www.etsy.com/shop/Oddacious

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