Our new logo when we opened our store in 2008. You'll recognize her cutie face on our site today.
Peanut and Bryce dancing for a crowd at the Time Bomb vintage fashion show, which benefits the YWCA of Carlisle
The local ballet school, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, used our clothing in a huge fashion show!
Miss Ruth's Time Bomb was featured in an article about back-to-school fashion for Harrisburg's paper The Patriot News
The original logo for Miss Ruth's Time Bomb back in the late 1990s and early 2000s.

A Vintage Mother/Daughter Bond

Miss Ruth's Time Bomb began in 1997 when my mom, Miss Ruth, decided to start selling her collection of vintage jewelry at Tattoo Conventions around the country. However, this was not her only plan, she was constantly collecting and storing vintage clothing and accessories with the goal of one day opening a real brick-and-mortar store. In 2008 her dream came true when we teamed-up and opened Miss Ruth's Time Bomb in Carlisle, PA.

I too had the vintage gene just like my mother and the two of us loved our store and the world we created there. But many of our customers were folks just traveling through. These wonderful people often asked if we had vintage for sale online. They wanted to continue to shop with us, but we needed to connect online. So we opened our Etsy store on October 11, 2009.

Since then we have enjoyed learning more and more about the magic of Etsy and connecting with our Time Bombers all over the world. We hope that you too enjoy our store and become a fan and a friend. Thank you for taking the time to read about our journey. We hope you love our pieces as much as we do!

Peanut and Miss Ruth
Hello Time Bombers! My name is Peanut and I am one of the co-owners of Miss Ruth's Time Bomb located in Carlisle, PA. I have been surrounding myself in the world of vintage since I was in middle school! I look forward to meeting you!
Miss Ruth

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