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Madge gets Repurposed!

Madge gets Repurposed!

on Oct 9, 2012

After opening her online shop in February  little did she know that Madge would get repurposed!  One of her first sales was a fun rhinestone heart brooch, probably from the 1950s, that Madge had owned the since high school.   Purchased by a local woman, Janice Fuller,  Madge assumed it would be worn or gifted.   During routine buyer follow-up Janice let me know that...

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The Last Fix-it Shop

The Last Fix-it Shop

on Jun 22, 2012

The Last Fix-it Shop Madge went waaaay out of her way to catch an estate sale last weekend.  The whole 23 miles there you could here her muttering, “this better be worth it”. Boy was it ever! Introducing the Lady Schick Consolette, Model # 307 Portable – Professional Madge was agog when she found this forlorn little hair dryer sitting in a remote corner of the...

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Get the Dolce Gabbana Look

Get the Dolce Gabbana Look

on Apr 5, 2012

Get the Dolce Gabbana Look Get the Dolce & Gabbana Look Madge spotted this D & G v-neck white tank with a faux brooch.  Get the look for hundreds less with your favorite tank and a vintage brooch.   Update from 2014.  Fabulous milk glass brooch on this pair of D & G pants. Brooches are the some of the must versatile and underutilized  pieces in your...

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