Tag Archives: Vintage

Second-Hand Stores in Gloucester and Rockport: printable summary

Back in June, I moved to a new apartment, and did some shopping at second-hand stores (thrift stores, consignment stores, antique stores, etc.).  I soon realized that there were more stores of that kind than I had suspected!  So, I … Continue reading

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Mary Rose Vintage Design

This new vintage store on Main Street has already gotten some GMG love, but my series on second-hand stores on this side of the bridge would be incomplete if I were not to cover it too! Mary Rose Vintage Design … Continue reading

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Main & Pier – another antique/vintage store!

Another antique and vintage store has appeared in Rockport!  It is called Main & Pier, appropriately because that is precisely where it is located! It has a lot of different kinds of items, from small to large. Here are some … Continue reading

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Vintage 211 (and photo fun with Bob)

One of the perhaps lesser-known antique/vintage stores in Gloucester is Vintage 211 (211 East Main St., open Fri-Sun 11am-6pm), aka “Bob and Dave’s place”. It’s right across the street from Scout Vintage Finds, so it’s easy to visit both at … Continue reading

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Scout Vintage Finds

Continuing my series on second-hand stores in Gloucester after a brief hiatus, today we look at Scout Vintage Finds (186 East Main St., open Thurs-Sun 11am-6pm)! This is a store I’d driven past many times, but never stopped to see. I’m glad … Continue reading

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Blackburn Open Studios, Sat & Sun

  We’re opening our studios to visitors this weekend from 12 to 6 on both Saturday and Sunday. The space is in the Blackburn Building on Main Street in Gloucester. There will be a total of 5 artists in the building opening their … Continue reading

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Blackburn Open Studios Sat 7/20 & Sun 7/21

Save the Date! This Saturday and Sunday from 12-6 we will be hosting open studios in the Blackburn building, 2 Main Street, Gloucester. Stop on by, say hi, browse our work and have some snacks! Come through the parking lot … Continue reading

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Grand Opening of Mary Rose Vintage Designs on Main Street

Hi Joey- I think people may be interested in learning about a beautiful and interesting new shop named Mary Rose Vintage Design,located at 269 Main Street in Gloucester. My son Evan ( his pictures) and I completely enjoyed ourselves at … Continue reading

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Going “Bananas” for vintage clothes

Among the many second-hand stores in Gloucester, some are “generalists” (the church and charity-affiliated thrift shops, Main Street Arts and Antiques, etc..) and others are specialized in things like books, music, or clothes. Today we look at one that specializes … Continue reading

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Pearl’s (222 Main St., Gloucester) is the focus of the 4th installment in my series on local second-hand (thrift, antique, consignment, etc.) stores! Like the other stores, Pearl’s has a variety of items, including jewelry, knick-knacks, etc.  But this store … Continue reading

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Vintage Gloucester – Artists at Work

I wonder where this photo was taken, perhaps it was the first Art Colony in Rocky Neck.

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1900 circa Post Card from the Azores

Vintage Post Card from the Azores post marked 1906, acquired at Main Street Arts and Antiques.

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It’s Time to Vote for Your Favorite! Here are the Submissions…

Here are the photos and stories are submitted to the I Love My Vintage ____  Contest. To those of you who submitted, thank you so much. I know everyone will enjoy your submissions as much as I have. Reading the … Continue reading

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What Do You Love?

There isn’t a soul on earth who doesn’t love a good story, and last year I came up with an excuse to hear some of yours. Over at The Roving Home we hosted a “I Love My Vintage _____” contest … Continue reading

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The Latest Stylebook Featuring Vintage Finds

If you like vintage goods, check out The Roving Home‘s most recent stylebook in collaboration with photographer Esther Mathieu.

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Old truck in Rockport

I took this photo a couple of years ago, and I think this truck is still in the same place… (license plate digitally altered to respect the privacy of the owner).

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Saturday Night: Vintage Goods for Home Interiors in Rockport

The Roving Home’s pop up shop opens at the Tusinski Gallery on Saturday night. Karen Tusinski, owner and artist at the Tusinski Gallery is hosting The Roving Home in conjunction with Earth Day with the theme Home (re)Cycled. The show … Continue reading

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