Jims pick, Record Players from Audio Archeology

Jims pick, Record Players from Audio Archeology

Audio Archeology always brings interesting vintage Record Players and Hi-Fi’s. He surprised me at the Vintage Garage season opener with the Audio Visual Instruments Schoolroom record player. Big and boxy with a huge front grille it has an Industrial look but, the coat of Mint Green warms it up. I

2017 Garage Schedule

2017 Garage Schedule

2017 Flea Market Schedule The Vintage Garage is thrilled to be back for 2017! Chicago’s only all vintage monthly market is back for 2017.  Expect vintage furniture, midcentury modern, vintage clothing, vintage jewelry, industrial, vintage lighting and so much more!   We fully expect the 2017 to be our biggest and best

Early 1960’s Nylint Sticker Shock at the Ford Dealership

Early 1960’s Nylint Sticker Shock at the Ford Dealership

Vintage Garage Chicago, 5051 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640, United States (US) – Phone: 312-505-6373 Email: hey@vintagegaragechicago.com URL: The Nylint company began in 1937  producing kitchen tools and components for durable goods.  From 1941-45 they were focused on War effort manufacturing particularly  anti-aircraft magazines.  After the War, with their modern  steel pressing technology

Collecting Vintage Santa

Collecting Vintage Santa

Vintage Santa The great thing about Vintage Santa is that he is comprised of several cultures. Father Christmas, Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle and more are all part of the composition of  Santa Claus.  New York’s Clement Clarke Moore’s 1822 poem “An Account of a visit from St Nicholas” helped shape