Nothing like Boarding a Vintage Machine: Gogo’s Retread Threads

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Looking out into the distance can often be a mirage of your thoughts. Like spotting a school bus decked out in psychedelic colors with a touch of graffiti on one side.  Inside the vehicle, the seats are replaced with racks filled with wearable treasures of the past.

Can you say a fashion dream? This illusion isn’t imaginary, it’s real. 

The vintage collector behind the Gogo’s Retread Threads bus is Stacey Chambers.  She is a Nevada native that now calls Baltimore her home. Her fascination for vintage clothing started in Reno, Nevada with two women, her mother and grandmother.

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“I was very close with my Gram,” Chambers said. She was kind of a bad-ass stylistically and personally.  We would watch old movies together. Even though, I was a very bookish tomboy, I recognized the beauty, care and pride of the wardrobe in those films.  My incredibly amazing Mom ran a huge…

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