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A new Bangor pop-up marketplace features a uniquely curated classic browsing practical experience

For Bangor resident Logan Hanson, thrift and vintage browsing and gathering is about much more than just acquiring cool outdated things. It is about using items that may if not be thrown away and providing them new daily life in the arms of an individual else.

People are the twin aims behind the Maine Vintage Collective Industry that Hanson established and organizes. It’s a new, every month pop-up market place in the Bangor place that characteristics a curated choice of vendors advertising employed, vintage and upcycled clothes, shoes, equipment, information and home decor.

“We all kind of have the identical frame of mind, that there’s so much things out there that with just a small attention can have a new lifetime,” Hanson mentioned. “And yeah, I believe we all really like cool previous stuff.”

The next Maine Vintage Collective Industry is set for 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, April 24 at the Bangor Arts Exchange, on Trade Street in downtown Bangor. In addition to 14 sellers from all in excess of Maine and New England, the event will element a DJ, a bar and sufficient possibility to peruse and hang out.

“You will see a whole lot of various styles of issues, from actually aged, common stuff, to a lot more up to date products,” she claimed. “We’re really seeking to up the quantity of property decor available. I consider due to the fact the pandemic, and people today paying more time at dwelling, they want points in their houses that are special, and that not absolutely everyone else has. If that’s the form of matter you want, which is what we try to present.”