Virginie a nomad at heart wants to live in a world filled with innovative inspiring businesses, 300 page books that come with extra dark chocolate and double shots of expresso. She was born and raised in Cannes, France. Working in exclusive hotels,restaurants and kitchens while attending small private art schools, Graduating on 1989 with a Bachelor in fashion design and a master in fine art. A highly motivated mom, wife, ex manager, director, small Business owner. With more than 20 years experience in hospitality and retail.
Her nomadic tendency started in her early days when the family of 8 would pack up and go spend the week end at the beach.Art as always been part of her life as well, starting with long afternoon watching her grandfather paint sea scape. Leaving Europe in her 20's with a bag full of dreams ,and $100 via San francisco. The beginning of a beautiful journey.
A journey who would take her all the way to beautiful,Seattle WA.
Finding the Georgetown trailer park mall soon after , a community off small vintage trailers, offering a rare array of vintage to not so vintage items, Art and everything in between. Inspired she join the community and opened Misfits, a fun and friendly shop, in the 1968 Aladdin Trailer.Offering high quality, gently used items. Ranging from ornamental architecture ,Art, glassware from around the world to grandma's rocking chair.
" We made a promise to ourselves, keep our prices low and affordable to all. We want to make it easy for you to spruce up your home on a dime. Our mission is to keep these pieces relevant and in circulation."
With a market already full of antique dealers, collectors,professional pickers and top of line garage sale hunters,we thought that if we put all these items together like an ultimate flea market,without entrance fees ,we would inspire you to seek and find your personal style.Inspiring you to become a celebrity in your neighborhood.Come visit us often, as our inventory is ever changing.