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In The Shop: American Primitives

American primitives are harder and harder to come by these days. The handmade furniture and everyday objects from 1700-1900, a time before manufacturing, were made with purpose and care and meant to last for years. These kinds of items have been popular among collectors for their history, craftsmanship, and beautifully aged looked. Younger generations of …

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The East Side’s Wickenden St Neighborhood Guide — The Local Color

Everything Locals’ Love On and Around Wickenden St.  Walking down Wickenden St. you can feel a youthful energy that surrounds every coffee shop, thrift store, and pub you walk by. It’s a combination of the offbeat vibes in Austin Texas and the inclusive character of Portland Oregon all packed into one street. And if we …

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How To Store ​vintage Clothing

Vintage clothing, although often very well-made, can become fragile over time.  Excellent storage methods can slow down the process of deterioration, even in your oldest garments.  The following tips will help you to keep your beloved vintage pieces in top shape! Never store vintage garments in plastic!  Many people use their dry-cleaning bags to store …

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