Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Fabric + Vintage Treasures

I recently discovered a wonderful newish shop in not far from where I live. It's full of all kinds of fun treasures from fabric to vintage glassware, buttons, etc. Pretty much right up my ally, eh? So much pretty, all in one place. I love pictures of inspiring spaces, so I thought I'd snap a few to share here.
The shop is called Harmony and is located in an beautifully preserved, 130 yr-old home in downtown Provo, Utah.
There is a gorgeous and well-currated collection of fabric. Not huge selection, but it's well chosen with unique prints and includes voiles, corduroys, and oil-cloth.
They also carry a beautiful selection of quality yarn.
Vintage Trims
 More vintage goodies
 A drawer full of Washi Tape.
And a bench for a patient little kid. Don't let him fool you. This cooperation was purchased at a price: the promise of a donut at the Provo Bakery around the corner. I am not above bribes. (Plus, I'm always up for a good excuse for one myself.) It's hard to get any better than pretty fabric shops followed by fresh donuts.

27 comments:

Paula @ Sewy Stuff said...

What a wonderful little shop! Those yarns are beautiful!

ga447 said...

The shop is wonderful, I love all the goodies in their.

GO STARS! said...

I remember many bribes to my three boys if they'd be good in a fabric store. Now they tell me that they often started fights so I'd give up and leave. Of course they also remind me that I would tell them 15-20 minutes and it would be an hour. Thanks for sharing. It looks like a wonderful store to lose lots of time in.

Melissa {polkadot chair} said...

Thanks for sharing. It's close to campus I'll have to check it out when I drop my daugher off at the Y

amy smart said...

My husband still as a phobia of JoAnn Fabrics because of the time he spent there as a child. I'm sure I've passed that phobia on to my own sons. ;)

amy smart said...

You should! It's very close to campus. Excited for you!

Thimbleanna said...

Ha! I knew when I saw that first picture that you were at Harmony. I made a quick drive-by on my way from the airport to Manti on my first day of vacation -- I loved it. You're so lucky it's close to home. And how I wish I'd read your post before I left -- I could have used some doughnuts on the drive! ;-D

Rebecca Grace said...

What a lovely shop! And yes, I know all about bribing little boys to behave in fabric shops. I usually promise a trip through the Starbucks drive-through afterwards to pick up chocolate brownies or cake pops for the kids and a latte for Mommy. :-)

Lisa Henry said...

Oh man now I REALLY I need to go visit my son at BYU! What a cute shop!

tatiana said...

que linda me encanto

Des said...

OH this is exactly what I'm looking for when I come to town to visit son. He and dad go golfing, I need to go to Harmony! Keep the Provo sites coming!! Thanks Amy

Marie said...

Wow. Wow. Wow.

Herding Grasshoppers said...

Looks gorgeous!

And my philosophy is, It's not a bribe if you offer it before they misbehave! Then it's a reward :D

Julie

Katy Cameron said...

Oh wow, I want one of those in my town! And the doughnuts... ;o)

Tamie said...

What a wonderful place to have nearby.

laurareid said...

Address for harmony. My son will be heading back to byu soon and I will be visiting! Lauramariereid@comcast.net

A.J. Dub. (Amy) said...

That looks like a fun place! I will have to check them out next time I visit the fam. Thanks for sharing!

Amy P. said...

Super cute shop!! And cute kid too :) lol. Thanks for sharing!

Alto Girl said...

I see a quick trip to Provo in my future!

Swedish Scrapper said...

Wow, what a feast for the eyes! Thanks for sharing this. I have nothing such nearby, but I sure was inspired seeing the vintage goodies, her fabric and Washi tape, and those fabulous quilts!

Georgia said...

Great little adventure! There is nothing better!!

Brianna said...

Add a coffee maker and that is my dream shop!

amy smart said...

That's right!

Trisch said...

I discovered this shop in April when we were in Provo for my youngest daughter's graduation from BYU. I was so smitten. It makes me sad that we live so far away in Omaha, NE.

Jeannie B. said...

I love to visit shops through blogs. You make this one looks so sweet.

Nanette Merrill said...

That trim is fabulous. I may have to take a little trip downtown Provo and stop at Provo bakery while I'm at it!

Ianroniel Baluyut said...

What a lovely fabrics they have, if you just know how lucky you are as it is really quiet hard to find a local fabric shop now a days.