Brooklyn, NY & Julian, NC
Personal Website: TheParlourFloor.com
I'm a transplanted Brooklynite now living in the beautiful countryside of North Carolina where I now have the opportunity to garden, grow my own veggies, work at creI'm a transplanted Brooklynite now living in the beautiful countryside of North Carolina where I now have the opportunity to garden, grow my own veggies, work at creating a sustainable existence and most importantly; travelling to flea markets, estate and yard sales!
My husband has been a collector of antiques, coins, stamps, toys, photographic equipment, comics, guitars, etc. But his most intriguing and interesting collection was that of vintage jewelry.
During my teen years, I had a love affair with vintage jackets and clothing from the 1940's. I was always different from everyone else and would relentlessly scour the East & West village thrift shops during the 70's.
However, I was never much of a jewelry wearer let alone a collector... I have grown to admire and respect the artistry, quality and craftsmanship of vintage jewelry which is unlike anything today. This is why I have come to really love it.
Quite frankly, I love ALL things Vintage! (Read more)