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The ARC Thrift Store — Brightening Up South Broadway

The ARC Thrift Store — Brightening Up South Broadway

By Rachel Hoffman I have been a shopper of the ARC Thrift store on South Broadway for a number of years. Not only is it a great place to find the perfect chambray shirt or lightly used office chair or piece of home décor, it is a special part of our community on South Broadway’s Antique Row. The ARC is […]

by · July 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Ephemera, you say? Why should I collect it?

Ephemera, you say? Why should I collect it?

By Dede Horan Ephemera (ĭ-fĕm′ər-ə) is defined by Merriam Webster’s as “things that are important or useful for only a short time: items that were not meant to have lasting value.” These are paper items such as labels, tickets, menus, broadsides (sheet of paper with a printed message on the front side such as a poster announcing an event) and […]

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A Paris Street Market Magnificent

A Paris Street Market Magnificent

By Jon DeStefano Have you ever been to a true French or Paris market. You can experience it by visiting Tim and Sandi Vandel’s Paris Street Market. Take a trip down to the Aspen Grove Center and get a good look and feel about the market and the vendors. The basis of the market is built around antiques sprinkled with […]

by · June 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Why Do We Collect?

Why Do We Collect?

By Rachel Hoffman When you think of the word “antique” – is it daunting? I know it was for me when I started in the antique industry. There are so many kinds of antiques and so much to learn – it was completely overwhelming. I can see why a lot of young people just buy new, it’s easier and less […]

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Colorado Bottle Collectors Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Colorado Bottle Collectors Celebrate 50th Anniversary

By Jan Racey, President, ABCC Who would have thought? Fifty-years and still going strong!! The Antique Bottle Collectors of Colorado (ABCC) will host it’s 50th anniversary Show & Sale at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Castle Rock,Colorado on July 25th, 2015. The ABCC is a registered non-profit corporation comprised of over 120 active members with a shared interest in exploring, […]

by · June 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Feature Article