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Vintanthromodern Vintage Grand Opening Celebration

 

Vintanthromodern Vintage, Home of  the Vintanthromobile to Open Brick & Mortar Shop

    NEW HAVEN October 18th 2013 — Melissa Gonzales, owner of Vintanthromodern Vintage LLC and the Vintanthromobile, Connecticut’s first and only traveling vintage boutique, is pleased to announce the grand opening of its retail store on Friday, November 1st 2013 from 5pm - 10pm. Vintanthromodern Vintage's new brick and mortar retail space will be  located at Trolley Square formerly the Robby Len swimsuit factory  at 1175 State Street in New Haven. The vintage shop will feature an amazing assortment of affordable vintage and designer clothing, shoes and accessories from the 1920s through the 1990s.

 

Founded in 2011, Vintanthromodern Vintage (pronounced vin–tan-thro-modern), has been selling its expertly curated collection of everyday wearable vintage clothing, shoes and accessories online on Etsy, at The English Building Market, Lipgloss Crisis and at pop-up shops and street festivals in New Haven, Connecticut. Melissa Gonzales has been collecting vintage for over 20 years. This hobby-turned-small business is driven by the core values of sustainability, wearability, diversity and affordability. Carefully gathered from estates and sources across the state and beyond, most pieces range from $25-$80.

 

Vintanthromodern Vintage Shop will be sharing studio space with Lotta Studio.

 

Having gained a sizable fan base this summer at locations across the state, owner, Melissa Gonzales is pleased to be able to welcome shoppers at a brick and mortar location. In celebration of the grand opening, shoppers can enjoy a DJ spinning great music as well as bites from Nora Cupcake Truck as well as other popular food truck vendors.

 

A curated selection of local vendors including  Brazen Betties, Kate Stephen Jewelry, Milk and Sugar Prints and 23rd and 1st will also be selling their wares.

 

The first 25 shoppers to arrive will receive Vintanthromodern Vintage tote bags and a limited edition New Haven print courtesy of Milk and Sugar Prints!

 

Visit:   Vintanthromodern Vintage

      1175 State Street, Studio 212

      New Haven, CT

       www.vintanthromodernvinatge.com

MEDIA CONTACT:

Melissa Gonzales - owner/operator of Vintanthromodern Vintage LLC, and The Vintanthromobile at [email protected]

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