A few weeks back, we took a break on a Thursday to go vintage shopping and check out a new place we heard about. We headed to Long Beach, CA to Urban Americana
. It's about 45 minutes from Los Angeles (when the traffic is light!) but it's definitely worth the drive. The owner, Chris Geer, clearly has a passion for vintage and is dedicated to creating a cool, fun, open and inspiring place to shop. He also just happens to be a super nice guy! Chris' 16,000...
Feb 23, 2014
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We found this vintage piggy cutting board while shopping in Orange, CA. We conditioned it with food safe Howard Products Cutting Board Oil and are giving it away (wine and snacks not included-ha!). Comment on this blog by answering the following question for a chance to win the cutting board:
What's your go-to product for revitalizing vintage items?
We will draw a winner (via random number generator) on Friday, February 28th and announce the winner here and on Facebook. Be sure to check back with us! Good luck!
Feb 03, 2014
Orange, CA is a quick one-hour drive from our Los Angeles office, so we decided to play hooky for a day and go vintage shopping! Can you blame us? We used FleaQuest
to pick the two best stores in the area, as we needed to make it a short trip and be back to LA before traffic started! Our first stop, Country Roads Antiques, came highly recommended.
The antique mall held approximately 60 vendors, some with multiple booths, and the selection was varied, unique and of high quality....
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