A New Era of Recycling

Sifting through dusty bins of secondhand sweaters was once seen as a necessity by depression era families. Not so today. Now, socially conscious #millennials seeking #upcycled clothing, scour the racks of The Flipping Peddler while young homeowners shop us in search of quality furniture. The resale industry itself is; according to Forbes, a lucrative oneContinue reading “A New Era of Recycling”

The Flipping Peddler Story

From the way their stories are told, in their past, both men went “junkin” one day and never stopped. Twenty plus years later, they met, worked together, talked and found a similar passion for the business of 2nd hand and thrift shopping. From that meeting they began to plan and then formed a partnership thatContinue reading “The Flipping Peddler Story”

On Being a Picker

There’s no cure for being a picker. It’s not an ailment, it’s a gift.  It often accompanies the gift of gab, an eye for quality hidden under dirt and the perpetual smile that comes with having fun. It comes with an extended pride in accomplishing the restoration of an item someone threw away, and itContinue reading “On Being a Picker”