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Emerick's Emporium

 

In 2011 Jonny Emerick, a metal fabricator/custom furniture/gate/handrail...maker (See Emericks Ironworks) and stage manager (See him on the Monster Stage this summer on Warped Tour and other venues throughout the year) met Tia, a personal assistant and nanny to the "stars" (there are celebrities that live here in Long Beach!) at a local Starbucks and married her 3 years later to the day. Their love of buying and selling vintage furniture, housewares, clothes and repurposing metal items into furniture and art started them on a journey of flea market shopping, selling and road trip picking adventures. Even their secret wedding trip to Vegas included a few buying days. 
 
 
In the last few years Jonny's Ironworks company has expanded and that left more time for his creative side. From trunk lids made into benches to repurposed mechanic cabinets into end tables. Tia's job has left her a few mornings open during the week for buying appointments and thrifting so you will also find vintage dresses, accessories and household items. Kind of a his and hers booth hence the word Emporium. 
 
Here are some custom ironwork  pieces 

Mid Century Inspired Plant Stand

Custom Iron Gate With Panels

   
The last time they sold at Long Beach Antique Market,  they left with an empty truck. This isn't something they do as a job, they see it as a passion and a joy. 
They will be selling Sunday May 29 at the Special Sale.  Please say hi and find them on instagram  @emericksemporium @emericksironworks @jonnyemerick @mrstiaemerick
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Rewind - A Look at The Last Show

 

Rewind Slideshow

Cheap, chic, unique & vintage!!!  Bargains and more! The Sunday May 15 event featured hundreds of sellers of antique and repurposed furniture, vintage clothing, collectibles, estate and fine jewelry and vintage finds from all over the country and many parts of the world. Thank you to all our customers and sellers for making this a great showTo see when our next event is click here.

 

 

 

 


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Dealer of The Month

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Free Pass Winners - Sunday

Hey Everyone, Bargain Hunting at the Long Beach Flea happens Sunday, May 15.  Congratulations Free Pass Winners!

Here are the randomly selected Winners

Facebook Winners

Alejandro, Alessandra
carbine, Linda
Davis, Baebara
 Hurley, Diana Stevens
Jones, Joyce
Love Jenny
Leon , Mago
Newman , Robin
Parker , Janice
Perez,  Adan

Facebook Free Pass Winner for Appraisal Contest

Mendez , Roberta Montes 

Facebook Free Pass Winner for Repurposing Contest

Barkschat Kristen

Instagram:
Adams, Alexis @lexadamsdesigns
Funk ,Laurie @lauriemfunk
Freidman, Sarah @therightpeople
Holden, Joni @jonielizabethholden
Hughes, Allison @allie_hughes
Perez, Maria @mamavodoo
Rice , Bethany @bethanyjrice
Roper , Samantha @samalamaropey
Stevens,  Diane @diane_stevens
Vega,  Ashley @vsh.xo‚Äč

  *Winners please collect your  free passes at the front entrance gate. Please bring a photo id since the pass has your name on it.

Free Parking

More Parking at the New Parking Structure Close to Back Entrance. 
-Enter on Lew Davis St. or Clark Ave.
-More Parking in adjacent lot J off Clark Ave

Check the Map here:
http://www.longbeachantiquemarket.com/index.cfm/blog/more-parking/

 

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Urban Chic Designs

Need Time? Looking for vintage? Want re-purposed or one-of-a-kind items? Urban Chic Designs, our featured seller, has it all! With their eclectic mix of antiques, restored and rustic junk you’re bound to spot something that delights and excites.
 

In 2011 Traci started her own company in the Napa Valley called Urban Chic Designs, creating/up cycling one of a kind finds into her own version of terrific. Re-purposing and reusing everyday objects, furnishings and funky finds she produces the unusual!

Since 2015 she has been working on a line of giant spool clocks. Rescuing spools from the chipping yard Traci assembles and paints – transforming them into unique statement clocks. Her eye for color and design create wall art that tells time. She also designs living art with succulents and flowering plants in re-purposed containers… which adds just that right touch to any space.  Meet Traci and her vintage creations, in the red section, space A-860, at the Long Beach Flea.
 

 

 

Selling out at the last show the clocks were quite the hit -Get there early !!! Connect with Urban Chic Designs on Instagram @urbanchicdesign . 

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