Offbeat Holiday Gifts AT Off The Beaten Path Places
This time of year, you can divide shoppers into several categories according to their shopping styles and habits.
Type A Holiday Shoppers
There is of course the Type A shoppers who seek out holiday gifts with a list and a plan. These organized folks head to their nearby mall and stay focused on what they want to buy and for whom they want to gift.
Cyber Holiday Shoppers
Junk Shoppers Unite
And then there are others who hunt for treasures anywhere and everywhere but the expected places. I feel akin with the third group of mavericks that flock to junk stores and thrift shops trying to spot a bargain or an unusual item. And BTW, I never bring a list with me, preferring to just fall into an unusual or kooky find for me or a loved one.
The Junk Shop Of Canton, CT
The Junk Shop of Canton wouldn't dare come apart at the seams and leave regulars like myself lost without a place to rummage through especially through the holidays
During a recent visit to The Junk Shop of Canton, the store was stuffed to the limits. I like it when Eric, the owner has unpacked some really good truckloads of "junk". And truthfully often Eric's "junk" is more exciting than the mainstream antique stores in the area.
At The Junk Shop Of Canton, you will be able to find vintage musical instruments, art supplies, kitchenwares, lighting, furniture, retro, tools, artwork, toys, pop culture, barware, books, holiday decor, glassware,
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