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Vagabondia was born out of an insatiable passion for travel, so it's no surprise that when it comes to style, I'm an obstinate believer that it should be centered around exploration. About serendipitous encounters with pieces that exemplify your character in the most unexpected and most exhilarating of places, be it in your hometown thrift shop or in a bustling village market in a new country. About gracefully stumbling out of your element and experimenting with shapes and colors and patterns and prints, just because you can. And mostly, about discovery, about connection, and about continually fostering your personal expression. Essentially, a no-holds-barred approach to wearing your creativity on your sleeve.
My goal at Vagabondia is simple: I strive to offer unique, accessible, and timeless pre-loved pieces from places near and far that, above all, tell a story. From colorful vintage clothing from the early 1900s to 1990s, to handcrafted stationary and accessories, to colorful textiles, traditional garb and folk pieces that I pick along my travels, I take pride that there is something for every style, budget and occassion in the traveling Vagabondia trove. And by sharing a collection of easy to wear, and timelessly stylin' secondhand clothing, I hope to inspire others to purchase less modern, "new" garb and more of the quality pieces of years past. Because there's enough of good old things to go around!
So abandon all inhibitions, at least for a short while, and let that explorative spirit wander.
Trust me, it's worth it.
With love, always,
Reuse. Create. Explore. Love.
Artists & Fleas. Grand Bazaar NYC. Metro Flea NYC. Brooklyn Flea. Riis Park Beach Bazaar. St Anthony's Soho Market.
Hester Street Fair. Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show. Renegade Craft. Long Island City Food & Flea. Groove on Grove.
Le Grand Bazaar Jersey City. 6th Boro Market. Asbury Park Night Bazaar. All About Downtown Street Festival.
Hoboken Art & Music Festival. Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival. BUST Craftacular.
MARKETS PAST AND PRESENT (since 2011):