Preloved & Vintage Enthusiast

Kingwood, Texas 281 Sales On Etsy since 2010

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Preloved & Vintage Enthusiast

Kingwood, Texas | 281 Sales

Alison LoBasso

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Alison LoBasso

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    Announcement    I will be spending the next several weeks restocking my shop


    Last updated on Aug 24, 2016

    I will be spending the next several weeks restocking my shop


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    About MyAvonlea

    Sales 281
    On Etsy since 2010

    My Little Family Inspires Such Big Ideas

    My ideas and creative ventures have been rooted in the Love and Strength of my precious family. My deepest yearning since 12 years of age was to be a little homemaker and build my home through serving my family wholeheartedly.

    Typically, finances would arm wrestle us and I was determined to stay home and yet contribute in any way I could help honor my hubby. Then while checking a Myspace post (like dinosaur ages ago, lol) I stumbled upon a link that led to the wonderful world of Etsy.

    Within a few months I was on the hunt for vintage. Surprisingly, I actually loathed vintage in high school. I thought of mothy-clothing and was disgusted by the thought of wearing them. Funny enough, when my Mr. Husband and I reunited his style took me for quite a shock.

    He was sporting with such confidence this soft lemon-yellow Mr. Rogers looking cardigan. I was so opposed since it was obviously not up-to-date with all the latest trends. He was unmoved and began sporting his incredible vintage pieces all the time. I must admit that shortly I was converted.

    I absolutely Love promoting the classy, modesty that so many vintage pieces provide. Current clothing trends along with our culture has forgotten the loveliness in being a lady and so many vintage pieces promote that classy, hidden beauty.

    I never considered myself creative and really still dont, lol. I am so determined that my little sweeties will not become digital zombies that I try to make sure we're occupied somehow other than through technology (it has its place but normally gets way to much attention) So we paint, draw, hunt for bugs & trees, discover how many amazing things God made, dance like crazy and sing, they even help me photograph in both shops and help paint in MaeLo. I copy my 5 year old daughters color palates all the time. Her taste to me is by far the finest.

    As for my 2, precious children, Alaina (5) & Levi (3), they have been such a instrument of God's unveiling truths and mercies. He shows me His heart as He teaches me to deal with them through His Love and Patience & and Constant Communication. They have peeled the strongest layers from the depths of my stony heart and given me so much of my Love back that I can truly feel again.

    Life is difficult and through many pains the heart in defense for protection hardens, but I never knew when the hardness would come it would kill the love in me as well; to where I wouldn't hurt but I could not overflow as well. So through many trials God has given me the grace to not fear pain but trust Him through it so He can mold His enriching character and lessons of His Will into my being. So in all things He can have all the Glory since all things are from Him, for Him, through Him and to Him. God alone be praised <3

    Shop members

    • Mrs. Alison LoBasso

      Collector, Photographer, Editor, Researcher, & Founder Of MyAvonlea

      I am so glad to partake in the creative world of Etsy. I am the owner of the 2 shops MyAvonlea & MaeLo. Love is the only root of true success. Everything else fades but Love never fails.

    Shop policies

    Last updated on March 22, 2013
    Welcome to myAvonlea. I am a mommy and wife love the modesty and classiness in vintage clothing. I make natural jewelry as well and have been experimenting with many raw materials so Im excited to see what my final pieces will be.

    Convo, if any questions. Hope you discover that unique piece of beauty to add to your life and home that can be passed down through the generations. Its a joy making history and restoring once loved items lost in history.

    Without Love I am nothing - Alison

    Accepted payment methods

    Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
    Returns and exchanges
    Customer satisfaction is my top priority so I appreciate convos before purchase to make sure any question is put to answered so the purchases can be made confidently.

    I do not offer refunds. I try to be very thorough in my item description so there should never be a reason for refund.

    If I did however make a mistake in my measurements or so forth I would appreciate pleasant communication to working everything out before feedback is left and I will make sure everything is resolved in the end.

    Maintaining shopper satisfaction is my top priority. So no matter what I will do my utmost to come to a resolution.
    I accept PayPal, Debit/Credit. I request payment to be made at the time of purchase.

    I am willing to reserve items for a period of 3 days unless a deposit of 20% total purchase is made for a longer reserve time. I will subtract the 20% from the total order prior to purchase. If order is cancelled the 20% will not be refunded.

    Please convo before purchase if theres any questions or uncertainty about item. I will respond back as soon as possible. If another person purchases the desired item while in wait for my response I truly am sorry for the loss. I will attempt to work out some special deal to appease the loss. However, please purchase with confidence and certainty.
    I use first class and priority depending on items. A tracking number is already included in the shipping price.

    If shipping exceeds the price listed sometimes a tracking will not be included. Insurance must be requested at the time of the purchase for shipping adjustments.

    Please be sure that your etsy mailing address matches your paypal mailing address.
    Additional policies and FAQs
    Contact Alison for any custom orders. Depending on request, I will let you know how much time will be required.

    On the vintage items, each one is unique so there may be some wear from age and use, but I will always put detail of any minor blemishes so you can purchase trustingly and never feel misled. I try to list only pieces with little or no wear.