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Relics of your take on anew purpose, thanks to the imagination and artistry of Dawn Penning and Chris Nason. "The joy of the hunt is huge," Penning said of their promenades to the dump, garage sales, auctions and flea markets.

A passion for yesteryear stirs longing for Attic Treasures

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Dawn Penning and Chris Nason have added a new R to the reduce, reuse, recycle credo.


"We repurpose," Penning explains.

"It's a sickness," the duo laments, grinning. "We're on a first name basis with the guys at the dump."

Three years ago, the "rummage sale friends" who are co-workers at Century School, decided their inventory of goods had reached a crisis point.

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