10 Tips on owning and running your own vendor based store

10 Tips On Owning and Running Your Own Vendor Based Store

Happy Monday!  As you read this post, I am most likely being buried in snow and crossing my fingers that the power stays on!  If you are a long time reader, you know all about the vintage barn sale, Sweet Clover, that I own and operate with my partner, Sarah.  We’ve owned this business for… 

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Click It 26

It’s Friday!  I don’t know about you all, but I am so ready for this weekend.  I know last year, I featured “Click It” on Friday where I shared links that caught my eye on a weekly basis; I’ve decided just to post a “Click It” when I feel like it on a Friday…. so maybe once… 

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thrift score thursday giveaway

Thrift Score Thursday: It’s Our Birthday Giveaway!!!!!

Happy Birthday to Thrift Score Thursday!  We are celebrating one year of #thriftscorethursday today (even though I just joined the fun last Fall) and we want to give one lucky participant $50 via paypal!  I will post the details of the giveaway at the end of this post.  For now, let me talk about Thrift… 

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Coastal Blue Buffet

Coastal Blue & Java Gel Sideboard

Hope you all had a nice long weekend!  We had the most insane record-breaking weekend at Sweet Clover.  We are left with an empty barn and a heart full of gratitude to our vendors for busting their butts, to our families for supporting us (My husband was kind enough to buy Chipotle for myself and… 

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Sweet Clover’s First Sale of the Year!

It’s Friday, and it’s been quite a week!  Ice and no school Monday, cramming to get ready for the barn (granted we had 6 weeks between sales this time, buuuuuut…… why do 5 weeks ago, what you can save until the last week?), and some parenting challenges this week have me ready for the weekend…. 

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Thrift Score Thursday 47

Happy Thrift Score Thursday!!!  Things have been crazy here and I have not had much time to thrift!  Not crazy as in the sense of being too busy, but crazy in the sense of the time that I would have been able to go plans changed due to snow or ice days and school being… 

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Emmy's room canopy

A Few More Photos from Emmy’s Room (and Thoughts on Comments)

Happy Tuesday!  I just wanted to pop in to share a few extra photos of Emmy’s room today.  However, I came across a blog post yesterday that got me to thinking about comments on blogs, so I wanted to ask your opinion.  But first, the photos! As I mentioned in yesterday’s post about her dresser,… 

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