In November of 2018, Paul and Dorajo McDonald opened The Birdcage Vintage Market, which has more than 10,000 square feet of goods for sale. Though vintage is in the name, they also have new home decor, boutique clothing, and handcrafted items, offered by more than 75 vendors.
Dorajo commented she has been grateful for the local support she has experienced and the help she continues to get from her family and church friends.
Sunday afternoon I needed to “run errands”…
My phrase for: I need to get out of the house but not spend any money. I’m just going to look.
My husband’s phrase for: she will undoubtedly come back with bags in hand.
I “ran errands” at The BirdCage Vintage Market, and well, I came back with bags full of ornaments and a piece of furniture in the back of the SUV.
Before I could even get in the house door I was yelling warnings like, “These ornaments were too cheap and too sweet not to get! Christmas memories, right?!”
Husband: What is that in the back of the car? Me: Silence… “I love Christmas! Here, just LOOK at these ornaments.”
Someone grab this vintage beauty!
Then put on your finest garb, grab your gloves and strike a pose like these anonymous legends:
I feel like this was the era where the woman had to be photographed by her tree and man had to be photographed by his car.
EVERY DAY ITEMS
And you might need to know, they have a great selection of brass!
I carried home a large collection of brass candlestick holders that included the candle sticks that our household now lights every night for the Advent season.
If you have yet to make it out to The BirdCage Vintage Market, then seriously, grab a friend and go “run errands”.
The BirdCage Vintage Market: a community of vendors who specialize in old & new, home decor, fashion, handmade goods, & much more. Located 3 miles north of Batesville, AR on Hwy 167, at 3470 N. Saint Louis St.