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2012 June

Hello Sailor Vintage Fair – Melbourne Central

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Last weekend I popped into Melbourne Central to check out the Hello Sailor Vintage Fair.  Clustered at the base of the Shot Tower was an array of vintage stalls each selling a variety of wares including sunglasses, belts, shoes, bags, hats, scarfs, jewellery, dresses, jumpers, jackets, skirts, shirts and much more.  The vast majority of the items for sale were for women, but there was also a smattering of men’s shirts and jackets.

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Memorabilia On Smith

On 20, Jun 2012 | No Comments | In $$$, 3, Accessories, Bags, Big, Books, Clothing, Fitzroy, Hats, Homewares, Men's, No Frills | By Rosie

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Memorabilia On Smith is a special breed of vintage store with the overwhelming focus being sporting and gaming memorabilia.  The window display sets the tone for this chaotic and fascinating secondhand store brimming with nostalgia.  Inside you will find loads of sporting memorabilia (mostly AFL), such as team photos, jumpers, footballs, stubbie holders, scarfs, backpacks, crockery and much more.  Non-football related collectables include carnival clowns, books, signage (Coopers, Coke, Milk Bar, Peters, railway …etc), lolly jars, toys, figurines, typewriters, posters, Pez dispensers, milkshake topping dispensers, scoreboards, cigarette dispensers.

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Martin Fella Vintage

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Just across the road from Ace Antiques is another North Melbourne vintage jewel – Martin Fella Vintage.  Split over two levels this store stocks mostly clothing (men’s and women’s) along with some great homewares and accessories including tapestry bags, leather belts, colourful canisters, lamps, tea cups, glomesh bags, gloves, lamps, bangles, earrings, scarfs, shoes and hats.  The collection might be small but is sure to impress.

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Ace Antiques and Collectables

On 10, Jun 2012 | 2 Comments | In $$$, 4, Books, Electrical, Furniture, Homewares, Mini, Musical, North Melbourne | By Rosie

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In the market for some vintage light fittings?  You should take a trip to North Melbourne and visit Ace Antiques and Collectables.  This secondhand store is teeming with lights, radios, phones, books, records, fans, clocks, enamel signs, crockery, cookware and many other rare and curious colelctables.  The friendly owner Dave is a wealth of knowledge and is more than happy to answer questions.   He has the largest collection of Bakelite radios in Australia, and if you can’t find one you like in store Dave will help you source one from elsewhere.  Unlike many antique stores Ace Antiques are happy to hire out their wares for commercial, movies, theatres sets, it you would like to know more pop in and have a chat with Dave.

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