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The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace

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by Marisa Quinn-Haisu (subscribe)
My name is Marisa. I am a fiction writer, a blogger, and a freelance journalist.
Published April 29th 2017
An enchanting fairyland of antique delights
The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace
If you're an antique lover you will love this place

A lot of love has gone into setting up the Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace. When you walk into Wisteria Lane it is so crammed full of knick-knacks and tea sets and old clocks and photo frames it looks like a cross between grandma's house and something out of a fairy tale. The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace was founded on August 28 in 2015 and is located at 35 McCoy Street in Myaree.

The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace
The fairy light were a nice touch

Wisteria Lane is a second-hand shop that sells collectables, arts and crafts, vintage and antique furnishings, industrial décor, shabby chic, rustic treasures and French Brocante Parisian finds. The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace is run by Wisteria Lane. It is located next door in a large second room called the Shabby Barn.

The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace
The Shabby Barn with its pop up shops

The marketplace runs market days where people can book a stall and set up a pop-up shop to sell their vintage goodies and antique treasures. The market days are usually held on Fridays from 10am to 8pm and on Saturdays from 10am to 5pm. You should check out Wisteria's Facebook Page for the details of their next event. Previous events have been a huge success attracting hundreds of bargain hunters eager to get their hands on some vintage goodies.

The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace
An artistic display of some vintage wares

If you have kids you're probably thinking "How can I go antique shopping if I have the kids with me?" the good news is Wisteria Lane has you covered! The "Wisteria Lane Fairy" visits the Shabby Barn and Wisteria Lane on certain days to entertain children and shower everyone with a little bit of fairy dust. Check Facebook for details!

The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace
A cupboard filled with all sorts of treasures

The thing I really liked about Wisteria Lane and the Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace was how much effort had gone into making the place look whimsical and inviting to shoppers. The décor was very artistic. Someone has clearly spent hours going over every inch of the shop hanging strings of pearls and lovingly arranging photo frames and tea sets and filling cabinets with all sorts of knick-knacks and collectables.

The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace
A child's sized tea set

I also spotted some delightfully odd things like this children's sized china tea set. The cups and saucers were so small I felt nervous picking them up. I really liked the detail on them. I've been in a lot of antique shops and I've never seen something like this before. I thought it was really cool. It would make a great addition to a doll's house.
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Why? The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace promises a unique antique shopping experience
When: Open Monday to Saturday from 9am to 4pm. Closed on Sundays.
Phone: (08) 9330 2497
Where: 35 McCoy Street Myaree WA 6154
Cost: Free entry
Your Comment
What a heart felt warming read Marisa Thank you kindly for your beautiful words ... i am the owner / founder and operator of Wisteria Lane and The Shabby Chic Vintage Marketplace and i my eyes where welling up when reading.

thank you marisa for noticing my minor details in my displays .. wisteria lane is my escape from the world and each setting in my wonderland is a story xxx
by Amara (score: 1|25) 93 days ago
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