Nipper’s Cool Holiday Gift Suggestion #7

December 13th, 2012, 1:30 pm by Sara
Vintage 1967 Campus Queen Lunchbox

Vintage 1967 Campus Queen Lunchbox

Roxanne Storms, who ran the legendary SpecialFX vintage shop in a little basement on Quail Street in Albany for 24 years, recently opened a online shop on Etsy. She’s just getting started but clearly has not lost her eye for the funky and chic.

GIFT: Campus Queen Lunch Box
AVAILABLE FROM: SPECIALFX of Albany
COST: $40

MORE OF NIPPER’S COOL HOLIDAY GIFT SUGGESTIONS:
Theremin Mini Kit
Moonshine Marshmallows
Edgar Allan Poe Lunch Box
“Joseph Cornell’s Manual of Marvels”
The Residents’ “Ultimate Box Set”
Ice Cream Sandwich Bench

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Were You There @ Discard Avant Garb?

October 26th, 2009, 11:23 am by Greg

Roxanne Storms: Snake Charmer

Roxanne Storms: Snake Charmer


Earlier this month, Discard Avant Garb celebrated the 10th anniversary of its Recycled Fashion Show at the Grand Street Community Arts Center in Albany.

It was, to say the least, the artistic social event of the semester with a runway extravaganza of incredibly cool fashions created from discarded, recycled items.

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