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The Ultimate Brimfield Survival Guide By Rebecca Bates for Paddle 8

A cursory search for #Brimfield on Instagram reveals tens of thousands of photos of the antique fair’s wares: industrial faucet handles, Persian rugs, aging signage that once dotted American roadsides, gorgeous and miraculously intact sets of dishware, vast collections of vintage magazines, antique furnishings in various states of disrepair (from pristine to need-to-get-this-refurbished-ASAP), vintage sporting equipment, and all things mid-century modern (chairs, consoles, desks, etc.). 136 more words


Helen Hart Metz

In the fall of 1956, Helen Hart Metz was the only woman I knew who displayed her family name – Hart – conspicuously beside her married name:  Metz.  2,290 more words

Instant Glamour

Instant Glamour can be had by the add of one fabulous but functional accessory…sunglasses!

Nothing screams glamourpuss like a pair of oversized sunglasses. Add a headscarf in the summer or a floppy hat in the fall with a pair of hoop earrings and you have now taken it to the next level…Super Glam! 33 more words


Sign Time

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MuuMuu Hunter in Massachusetts

It’s that time of year in New England when the trees are starting to transition their color, the air is has a fresh crisp edge and the sun is starting to set earlier.….yes it’s the start of the fall season but what that really means is the September Brimfield Antique show in Massachusetts is in full swing. 41 more words


Studio Calico September PL Kit - Brimfield

A lovely mix of pastels and black and white designs, this is by far my favorite kit for the year. That National Coffee Day card will definitely be used in this month’s pages. 69 more words

The Crafty Life

Wish Vintage Destination Report - Brimfield Antiques Fair, Boston, MA, USA

We have family living in Boston, MA and for a few years we have been fortunate enough to go out fairly regularly to visit them and explore a bit of the countryside. 476 more words

Vintage Shopping