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About ramonamorningbird

"Bestowed the middle name Ramona Morningbird by hippie-parents, treasure-hunter Hopi Wickson never predicted that her name would come to herald her passion. Yet in the morning, she slips away before dawn on a quest for vintage finds that embody the beautiful quirk of old-fashioned function. Charmed by the eclectic and wooed by utility, Miss Morningbird has idiosyncratic taste and a collection of antique industrial objects that have, over time, earned the distinction of sculptural art." -

Vintage Prize Strawberry Jam

Last summer I listed and sold a great collection of vintage 1930s-1970s recipes in a menu maker card file. See the listing here. Having a hard time parting with this item, I took an hour (or two) to read and … Continue reading

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Globe Dating

I love to find old globes and try to figure out how old they are. This handy reference chart by Repogle makes it easy. This globe dates to the 1940s and will be listed this week.

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Pick Your Own

Strawberry picking is open at the farm and with that fresh picks in the Ramona Morningbird shop. Come by Applecrest Farm Orchards in Hampton Falls, NH to pick your own.

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Thank You Bouquets

Vintage Cream Jars are just the right size for picked thank you bouquets. Available at Applecrest Farm market for $7. Don’t forget the people that volunteer their time for your children as well as teachers and bus drivers. These are … Continue reading

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Sometimes old signs just make me laugh. New item to be listed this week. Vintage – Industrial – Happiness

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Shout Out on Living La Vida Lagom

Thanks Tina for the entrepreneur feature! click here to see Ramona Morningbird on Living La Vida Lagom.

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Fab Week!

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‘Tis the Season at Applecrest Farm

Hooray for opening day! The Farm Market at Applecrest Farm opens tomorrow and will be featuring Ramona Morningbird merchandise. Stop in for a cider donut, fresh picked asparagus and great vintage finds. Open daily 8-6.

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Love, Love this Lamp.

Love, Love this Lamp. It is true that I love all my finds, but every now and then one comes along that steal my heart. And I have to pry it from my heart to offer it for sale, reminding … Continue reading

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Ramona Morningbird supports NHPR

Click on the link below for a chance to bid on a Ramona Morningbird original industrial spool wine rack combined with a gift certificate to Nicola Trattoria in Keene NH.   Item is one of many available at the … Continue reading

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