Wednesday, October 12, 2011

The Vintage Bricoleur @ Remnants of the Past Fall 2011

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We are home now after a whirlwind weekend. 
 The Remnants of the Past show at the Modonna Inn Expo Center was a great time of selling, seeing old friends, meeting new ones, a lot of hard work, good memories and the list goes on.

I have so many photos to share, but I want to start with showing you some from our space.  We had three spaces outside under a big white tent.  We loved the open air market feel.
 On to the pictures.
The truck and trailer are unloaded. Now what do we do with all this stuff!

Our space ready to go.


This is how it looked the second morning.  It is hard to tell, but a lot of stuff is gone.


The pretty handmade soaps that my daughter makes.



The crew, Danny, Terry, Angela, Don, Coralie.
 (Missing Melanie, Don's wife, who worked all day Friday helping us set up.  She was home taking care of three adorable little boys.)


This solar water fountain was a hit.  The little cabinet sold first thing.


Lots of frames, mirors, antlers, metal and a sheet music wreath.


A farm table set for two.



The letters sold just before opening, to another vendor.


We had a light hanging through our make-shift ceiling.  Wire and lace.


Fun little bottles with initials


Moments before the show opened, the line waiting to get in.  If you have seen a layout of the show, then you will know that it was a LONG line.


Another shot looking through our space.


I think this one is my favorite.



I love a little touch of green.


Make way for Ducklings!


A little French table and chair set, salvage architectural and old windows.


These letters were fun.  I also love those boxes full of old Pharmacy papers.


Awesome French doors, sound pieces from a pipe organ, and a beautiful mirror that went home with
We want to say thanks to Judy and her family for putting on such an incredible show.

These are just some of my favorite pics of our space.  Be watching for more about the show.

Thanks for looking!
Terry (one of the bricoleurs)

























8 comments:

Melissa said...

Wow, I really wish you all weren't 3000 miles away, I would have come and shopped! You have some awesome stuff for sure. I love how your old bed looked, it was inviting!

Melissa said...

I second what the "other" Melissa said, wish I was closer! Love your style!

The Antique Gardener said...

So wish I could have made it to the show. Maria from Dreamy Whites told me your booth looked amazing! Hope to see you next month in Sacramento!

Linda said...
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Linda said...

Wow Terry, you guys are amazing!! The booth looked great!

Courtney @ A Diamond in the Stuff said...

Your booth was awesome! I'm a big fan! I hope to catch more of you guys in the future! I'd love if you'd stop by my blog sometime! adiamondinthestuff.blogspot.com

Thanks!

Rita said...

Terry, I loved your space! Very much I stopped and sniffed, lol the soaps. You guys did an amazing job. Please come on down with Sandy real soon. Ciao Rita mammabellarte

Atelier de Campagne said...

I loved being your neighbor and sharing in this so special event. I am very happy that you guys did well. Lovely bunch of folks and beautiful stuff! Just got a link to DustyLu. She took some very fetching photos of your booth as well.

Cheers folks!

Trinidad