Announcement Welcome to Night of Joy Vintage. We offer carefully selected vintage clothing, accessories and jewelry, for men, women and children; vintage linens, housewares/household items, curios, collectibles, and kitsch. Many of our items are $25 and under.
Welcome to Night of Joy Vintage. We offer carefully selected vintage clothing, accessories and jewelry, for men, women and children; vintage linens, housewares/household items, curios, collectibles, and kitsch. Many of our items are $25 and under.
Heidi Katabi-Kekel on Jan 11, 2017
Lovely vase (the shape is so fun!) to be used as part of vintage table decor for my mom's birthday!
Maria on Jan 2, 2017
Beautiful pieces. Arrived safely. Gave to a friend for xmas who collects cobalt blue glass. Thought this would be an interesting & unique addition. She LOVED them! Doesn't have any other pieces like this.
lainiemae1 on Dec 31, 2016
Prompt delivery, item in excellent condition!
Night of Joy calls Etsy "Home"
We'll begin with the name. Night of Joy is a literary reference, not a biblical one (or a Christian musical act at Disney). In John Kennedy Toole's early 1960's novel, A Confederacy of Dunces, Night of Joy is a seedy strip club in the French Quarter of New Orleans.
Once properly titled, Night of Joy Vintage entered the World Wide Web - a cold forsaken place, crawling with the unsympathetic and fault-finding eyes of search engines. It was only a matter of time before the warm bosom of a global marketplace pulled Night of Joy Vintage from the unforgiving clutches and lonely existence of https//www. Thus, Night of Joy Vintage on Etsy was born.
Night of Joy continues to carefully select products from an ongoing and tireless search of attics, closets, markets, auctions and estates. We choose our goods much like you do - with a unique formula of quality, value and personal appeal.
So, as Burma Jones, the hero of A Confederacy of Dunces, so aptly states, "Hey! All you peoples draggin along here. Stop and come stick your ass on a Night of Joy stool,"
Night of Joy Vintage was created on December 6, 2006, the realization of a style, an attitude, and a compulsion to search for treasure.
While this group of loyal assistants can never replace Darlene, they wobble a bit and could lose a few inches in the hips and waist (this explains why some Night of Joy fashions are displayed on hangers) - they'll do for now.
Darlene Part I
Darlene arrived at Night of Joy full of hope and promise. Although she worked on the road promoting Night of Joy's excellent vintage apparel, her modeling career was a disappointment - dressed like a princess with no identity of her own.
Darlene Part II
Restless, she boarded a moving truck for New York City - but found herself loitering in bodegas among cigarettes and 40's,spiraling into a life of shame and humiliation on the public transit system, promoting topless Bingo parlors and then....
Here is a bit about our products:
We offer an assortment of ageless products that have been loved, cared for, and now offered to you at affordable prices. After thorough inspection, a process of cleaning and minor repair restores each piece to very good to excellent condition (exceptional pieces sometimes squeak through with a "good" rating)
Accepted payment methods
- Accepts Etsy gift cards
- Money Order
Shipping prices for US destinations are generally listed for either USPS First Class or Priority Mail. For heavier items where there is a significant saving in using Parcel Select, we'll indicate that the lower price is listed with an option for an upgrade to Priority Mail.
Notify us by Etsy Conversation or nightofjoyvintage [!at] gmail.com if you're interested in Express Mail.
Note that combined shipping, or in Etsy speak, "with another item" is not listed. If you purchase more than one item, we'll refund shipping overcharges.
We are not responsible for items lost or delayed in transit, but will assist in any way possible to locate an item.
Refunds and Exchanges
To return a purchase, notify us by email within 24 hours of receipt of the item either by Etsy Conversation or at nightofjoyvintage [!at] gmail.com; and ensure that we receive the item within 10 days of your email in the same condition you received it.
Occasionally Night of Joy will miss a significant flaw, commit a measurement error, or incorrectly type information.On those occasions, we will admit our mistakes, sincerely ask your forgiveness, and negotiate a refund on the shipping charges.
The best way to avoid returns: Before ordering, measure and ask questions either by Etsy Conversation or at nightofjoyvintage [!at] gmail.com