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About Us: Stolen Peacock Vintage is run by Winona and Rachel, two childhood best friends who spent our formative years in rural Oregon exploring the countryside, watching Jet Li movies, and writing pirate-themed romance novels.

We grew up to become a fine artist living in LA (Rachel) and a fashion writer living in Portland (Winona). Our shared obsession with vintage clothing and accessories inspired us to start an online boutique.

About the Name: When we were in high school, Winona's family may have stolen their neighbor's peacock and named it Winston Churchill and kept it on the roof. But their neighbor was really mean and didn't appreciate the peacock at all. So it was OK.

Disclaimer from Winona's mother: "Did we really steal it, technically? Can't you name your shop 'Runaway Peacock' so…

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  • Joined February 3, 2010

About

About Us: Stolen Peacock Vintage is run by Winona and Rachel, two childhood best friends who spent our formative years in rural Oregon exploring the countryside, watching Jet Li movies, and writing pirate-themed romance novels.

We grew up to become a fine artist living in LA (Rachel) and a fashion writer living in Portland (Winona). Our shared obsession with vintage clothing and accessories inspired us to start an online boutique.

About the Name: When we were in high school, Winona's family may have stolen their neighbor's peacock and named it Winston Churchill and kept it on the roof. But their neighbor was really mean and didn't appreciate the peacock at all. So it was OK.

Disclaimer from Winona's mother: "Did we really steal it, technically? Can't you name your shop 'Runaway Peacock' so we don't get in trouble?"

Winona's blog: http://www.daddylikey.blogspot.com/
Rachel's art: http://www.rachelwarkentin.com/

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