Sherri Gregoire's Profile
What is Vintage? I like to think of vintage as evolution for home goods. Beautiful crystal pieces, silk garments, proud bronze statues, vintage artwork, jars and jars and jars of buttons and beads and coins. . . . oh my. Sturdy well made goods many made with pride here in America now recycled, repurposed or up-cycled into something new.
For example there is a vintage item called a spooner. They come in all shapes and sizes and colors of glass. Young brides received them as wedding gifts . . . especially those brides who were in what we would call the middle class . . . not lots of money but they wanted to set a beautiful table. Spooners sat in the middle of the table and held . . . spoons . . . just a few spoons because you were not wealthy enough to have a spoon for everyone.
The spooner has survived. It has evolved. They are…
- Born on September 26
- Joined October 19, 2009