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Yankee Peddler Day 2019

Yankee Peddler Day 2019

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 3rd May 2019

It's that time of year again - Spring Time Flea Markets !And my favorite one is Yankee Peddler Day at Historic Richmond Town in Staten Island this Sunday May 5, 2019 (rain date is Sunday May … read more
Why Having Your Roof Redone Unearths Treasures

Why Having Your Roof Redone Unearths Treasures

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 9th Jan 2019

Recently we had to have the roof on our building replaced over our office and storage space.  To prepare for the work we went through our store room, cleaned up, searched through boxes, and cover … read more
See You at Yankee Peddler Day on May 6, 2018

See You at Yankee Peddler Day on May 6, 2018

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 26th Apr 2018

Years ago, when I first started selling vintage in the late 80's I also sold at the yearly Yankee Peddlers Day at Historic Richmondtown.  The show gave me exposure, helped get the word out to cus … read more
Visit to the Rutan-Beckett House - a 50's Time Capsule

Visit to the Rutan-Beckett House - a 50's Time Capsule

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 23rd Jan 2018

Stepping Back in time - I was recently invited to visit the Rutan-Beckett House in Conference House Park and meet with John Kilcullen , the Conference House Park Director. We discussed colla … read more
Prepping for a Pin Up Photo Shoot at the Paramount Theater

Prepping for a Pin Up Photo Shoot at the Paramount Theater

Posted by Vivian Vassar on 16th Jan 2018

I  was recently invited to provide the retro clothing and styling on a pinup photo shoot with photographer Christine Cruz, model Audrey Green Eyes, and hair stylist Fabiana of Fab Hair at the& … read more