Bonanza Vendors in New Flea Market Style Mag!

The newly relaunched Flea Market Style mag is available today and Junk Bonanza vendors are in it! Coeditors Ki Nassauer and Celeste Shaw‘s new mag features work and information from many familiar Bonanzans — JOHNBobcooljunk, K.MARIE, Robinwood Reclaim, Nancy Thrifty Sewing Miller, Lisa Souers Designs, My Mother’s Buttons, Makeshift Accessories, French At Heart, Aunt Adeleine’s Vintage and with assists from Cammie Jean Metheny  […]

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: Prep and Load-In!

It’s been a long week preparing for Junk Bonanza, for vendors and the JB staff! Smiles never abated, however! It didn’t look like much at first… …and it was a LOT to haul… …and haul! But vendors kept smiling… … and working… … and advertising in unusual “venues” ! Our nonprofit partner Hope Chest for […]

JB San Diego! Early Vendor Load-In!

Today was early load-in day for Junk Bonanza San Diego! Sixteen vendors wanted the extra time of early set-up, beginning at 11:30 AM. They took the “early” part seriously, as they were soaking up the SD sun, awaiting the appointed time! Event manager Krista Belle and her squad were ready!   A lot of great stuff was coming out […]

More Great SD Vendors: Planks USA!

  Meet two more vendors for Junk Bonanza-San Diego! Planks USA of Lake Forest, CA, is bringing its cool tables, seating and other furniture and decor to the show! Vendor Paul Danforth and his team use reclaim wood and industrial artifacts in their work. Check out more photos on the website! Kim

More Great SD Vendors: Part 8!

The Junk Bonanza San Diego welcomes H. Bleu Vintage & Reclaimed! The fab shop, owned by Susan Lennon, can be found at 2124 Lincoln Blvd. in Venice, CA. Lennon, a designer, repurposes vintage treasures into one-of-a-kinds with an industrial vibe. You can read more about Susan’s work and check it out, here! Another great Bonanza vendor, TaDah, […]

More Great SD Vendors: Part 9!

Check out two more of our awesome Junk Bonanza San Diego vendors, Lizzie B Vintage and Furniture Queen! Lizzie B Vintage, of La Mesa CA, is operated by Gina Balourdas, who notes that her work includes hammering coins and silver-plate trays restyled into necklaces and jewelry, as well other vintage pieces “that speak to me and challenge myself to […]

More Great San Diego Vendors! Part 5

  The Junk Bonanza, San Diego edition, is pleased to welcome two rockin’ vendors who already grace the shopping scene at Minnesota’s Canterbury Park! You will love California vendor Selina Vaughan Studios, purveyor of fabulous handbags, satchels and waist packs, sewn from feed sacks from the ’40s and ’50s! Check out her Etsy shop, here! Another Canterbury […]

More Great San Diego Vendors: Part 6!

We’ve got lots of great vendors lined up for Junk Bonanza, San Diego edition! Check out the fab array from  M5 Vintage Designs, a family business that specializes in furniture, architectural salvage and decor! You can follow this Kerman, CA, vendor on Instagram @m5vintageco! Kuzma Design of Carlsbad, CA, uses vintage textiles, jewels, rocks, beads and found […]

More Great SD Vendors: Part 10!

The Junk Bonanza issues a great big welcome to The Rusty Clover and Claire Ferreira Antiques, coming to the San Diego show March 20-22 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds! Find out more about the Newcastle, CA vintage home decor purveyor — the work of Katy Halligan! –at her website, tumbleweedandcompany! Claire Ferreira, of Long Beach, CA, describes […]

More Great SD Vendors: Part 7!

The Junk Bonanza, San Diego edition, welcomes The Junk Diva and Used 2 Bees Creations!  The Junk Diva, aka Michelle Yeaton of El Segundo, CA, reshapes vintage jewelry into custom pieces — “new heirlooms” ! Use-2-Bee’s Creations, photos below, is headed by Debbie Bjorna. She said she looks forward to meeting the great Junk Bonanza attendees! Debbie upcycles and […]