This week's feature from The A.T. Stewart Exchange includes fur
coats, warm hats, scarves and beautiful handbags. The red, Sabina
leather bag on the primitive chair is priced at a low $30. Our next
handbag is a vintage, black-cloth bag, with bakelite
handles, for $45. Our first fur is an exquisite, full-length Fox coat
for $300 and an outstanding, sheared-Beaver, full-length coat for
Our accessories include a woman's, brown fedora hat for only
$21 and a gorgeous black cashmere and satin scarf for $35. There
are several additional handbags being offered - another red leather for
$150, a black, Coach shoulder bag for $95 and a Neiman Marcus, leopard tote priced at $65. The two, hand-painted
primitive chairs are a real find at only $300 for the pair. On the
floor we show a brocade handbag for $50, a black, evening bag
offered for $30 and a Laura Ashley felt hat for $45. All items are
available at the time of posting, and all fur coats purchased in February will receive an additional 20 percent discount off the ticketed price.
The A.T. Stewart Exchange (consignment shop), located on the lower
level of The Garden City Historical Society, offers unique items for
sale and is run by volunteers. Founded in 1975, The Garden City
Historical Society is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. All profits
go to the restoration of the Museum. The shop is located at 109
Eleventh Street in Garden City, just west of Franklin Avenue, 516.746.8900.
It is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m Tuesdays through Fridays and from 12
noon to 4 p.m on Saturdays. Parking is available behind the Museum. Visit the Society's website at http://www.gardencityhistoricalsociety.org/.