Pardon me while I take a moment to GUSH.
I felt a lot of excited anticipation over the grand opening of Mockingbird Domestics here in Austin Saturday. The sneak peeks I’d seen of the merchandise on Facebook left me wanting more, and seeing it all in person did not disappoint. In fact, I was quite blown away. Filled with hand-crafted and vintage treasures born and bred here in the Lone Star State, the store feels quietly and tastefully curated. Every single item is truly special–there’s no throwaway stuff in here. The bar has been raised, and to my utter delight, I also found plenty of merch within my financial reach. Two of the most shockingly reasonable offerings I noticed were these two vintage chairs, beautifully madeover in charming “statement” fabrics: