Junk-in-the-Trunk Piecemakers parking lot is buzzing
with activity. Approximately 60 “vendors” come with their trunks
full and go home empty, while many more customers go home with their
The vendors sell out of their cars and use the space around them to set up small tables and other displays. The feeling of community camaraderie is evident, as they share the space in between them. Total strangers become new friends!
As the old saying goes, the early bird gets the worm,
because the first shoppers
(who arrive while it is yet dark!) sometimes leave by 7:30 a.m. with
new treasures. By the way, the show officially opens at 8:00.
Vendors' Note: Fees are $35.00 per space.
you're interested in
being a vendor call or email Piecemakers for space availability and
1720 Adams Avenue
Costa Mesa, CA 92626.
Attention: Joanna and Deborah
Fax: (714) 641-2883
Click on any picture below to enlarge.
|June 6, 2015
|The scenes above
give a good idea of all the activity at Junk-in-the-Trunk!
|Anything you can
think of to buy, from vintage typewriters, lacy handkerchiefs and
and seasonal decorations...
of every color and kind...
crocheted hats and scarves.
|Lots of good food
|And inside the
store, demos by Piecemakers teachers, including Sheilah Cleary, Mimi
Diane Calderwood... then back outside for more shopping.
|April 26, 2014|
|An overview of the
the pictures above give an idea of the variety of merchandise to be
demonstrates stained glass overlay.
Designer Evelyn Penfield demonstrates her art in the store entrance.
picture speaks for itself!
Cleary, beadwork designer and knitter extraordinaire, demos and sells
is ready for Mother's Day.
Mendenhall, a new teacher at Piecemakers, demos her Mokume Gane art
bartering going on in the kitchen.
a little birdbath!
planter becomes a Barbie sandbox!