Sometimes the stories behind how items get to the flea are as fascinating as where they end up. Cleveland Flea vintage vendor Kelly Pierce of Great Lake Outfitters tells us how a handful of her finds ended up on the new ABC series, The Astronaut Wives Club.
We also learn how Kelly grew her business from Halloween costume-shopping to full-time job, why the vintage market is strong in the Great Lakes region and which of her dresses ended up on Mad Men.
Small Batch Dispatch is a podcast for makers and entrepreneurs who know it's not all Pinterest and cupcakes when you run a small, creative business. A co-production of Indie Foundry and the Cleveland Flea, the series features stories about the people behind the products and the life behind the business.
More Flea finds:
Each Monday after the Flea and Sunday Market, we like to peek in your market bags to see what you brought home from our vendors (or in your bellies). It's part inspiration, part envy-trigger.
Great Lake Outfitters specializes in women's vintage fashion, early menswear, found objects and old-school home decor. Owner Kelly Pierce tells our market manager Sarah Wilt how she got into the biz and where she scores her best finds.
Sometimes stories behind vintage dealer finds are as fascinating as where the items end up. Cleveland Flea vintage vendor Kelly Pierce of Great Lake Outfitters tells us how a handful of her pieces ended up on The Astronaut Wives Club.