Fall Into Vintage Sale September 21st to 23rd

The First Vintage Sisters International Sale of Autumn Our Etsy Shop is having a sale this weekend, in conjunction with our Sister Shops in Vintage Sisters International. We’ll be offering 20% Off pretty much the entire shop on Friday, Saturday and Sunday—stop by and see all the vintage home decor, books, jewelry and handmade plushies…

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New Life For A Classic Cabinet

My Sister’s Castoff Becomes a New Favorite Piece of Furniture Earlier this year when I was planning my (annual, it seems) Yard Sale, my Sister who was moving soon, asked if she could bring some of her unwanted stuff. She wasn’t interested in being part of the sale, she just had things she didn’t need…

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O Deer Mercantile Wishes You…

A Happy Labor Day Hope all of you have a great day. Take a break! Enjoy the beach, park or your own back yard with family and friends. That’s what we’ll be doing! But we’re not CLOSED  😀 — Not really. Today is the last day to take asvantage of 20% OFF of almost everything on…

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Preparing For Baby Atlas—Woodland Adventure Baby Shower

Oh Deer! He’ll Be Here Soon… The time is flying by and I am not keeping up, but I had to let you in on the Party we had recently in honor of one of my favorite couples (Granddaughter, and O Deer Woman, Kaylah and her sweet partner Aurthur) who are expecting their first child…

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Sunset on Summer Sale

August 24th through 27th As summer winds down and thoughts of Pumpkin Spice and strewn Autumn Leaves begin to occupy (at least) some of our minds, we still need to take the time to appreciate these last lingering days of Summer. (I live in Florida, so I will most likely be still appreciating the long…

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Lost Summer—Grief Between the Bookends of June and August

What good is seeing eye chocolate What good’s a computerized nose And what good was cancer in April Why no good, no good at all –What’s Good (The Thesis) from the 1992 album Magic and Loss by Lou Reed What Good Was Cancer in June  Why no good, no good at all… I am not…

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Full Moon Madness Sale

O Deer Mercantile 20% Off There has been lots of internet Buzz about the upcoming July Full Moon and the “Blood Moon Eclipse”. Unfortunately, it wont be visible to us in the USA or Canada.  However, for astronomical and astrological buffs, it may be interesting to know that this is the longest total lunar eclipse of the…

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Happy Celebrate Freedom Day!

Independence Day 2018 Wishing everyone a great day— whether yours is celebrated with BBQ or picnic, lazy day by the pool, watching a fireworks display or just chilling on a hot day—be safe and enjoy! Take the time to savor any opportunity to be with friends and family. Remember all your blessings, and never take…

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Oh Deer! It’s a Baby…

 Drum Roll Please— BB Corn is Due to Arrive in October         Hello, hello blog readers! It’s Kaylah, the third member of the O Deer crew. I know I’m not heard from often anymore, but believe it or not, I’m still here— usually just behind the scenes these days. I’ve recently started…

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Summer Sales Event—Etsy’s 13th Birthday

#ODEERASALE That’s right— 20% Off of absolutely everything. Jewelry, vintage, hand made, and even clearance are all on sale during this week long Summer Blowout. Check out Gaia’s sweet handmade plushes and brooches, my jewelry, and some of the coolest vintage goods on Etsy. Stop by to see us… O Deer Mercantile Etsy Shop

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What’s VSINT

Vintage Sisters International I am not by nature much of a joiner, but we all know how important Social Engagement is to the small online business, and I was intrigued somewhat by some of the groups I saw on Instagram. So when I was approached a while back by someone starting up a new group…

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A Cleaner Earth

World Environment Day 2018 A Cleaner Earth… that’s what we all want. Right? Yet, scenes like the one above —a natural landscape marred by human waste—are everywhere. Not only do our cups runneth over in this age of material gratification, but so do our rubbish bins, dumpsters and landfills. Living the Dream comes at a high…

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Feature #42—Bowls, Boards and Other Wonderful Wood

Vintage Wood Ware Oh Yeah… I’ve quit calling this a *Weekly Feature* and just call it a Feature ( 😳  I’m so ashamed). However, I can only stretch myself and my time so far. I accept that for the most part these days, and proceed on the assumption that whatever I do is Enough.  I’ve mentioned…

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Maybe We’re Hobbits… It’s Our Birthday

And We Want To Give You a Present!  We’re celebrating our Birthday all month, but Today is the Day, and to kick things off we are offering a Coupon Code from now until Sunday May 20th (2018). Use Code checkout for a whopping 25% off of purchase price.  3RDBDAY Got it? Come to our O Deer…

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O Deer It’s A Shindig!

O Deer Mercantile 3rd Birthday Bash Yay!!!! We are turning THREE Years Old this month. May the 15th is the Official Anniversary Date, but we are partying all month long at ODM. A couple of years ago, when I posted about O Deer Mercantile’s 1st Birthday I noted that it was a milestone that I was not sure…

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Happy B-Day Gaia!

Celebrating Another Trip Around The Sun Gaia’s having another Birthday and I didn’t get her a Card, so she gets this instead. She is 24 glorious years young this year. My partner in business, my youngest and therefore always my Baby, she is always around to help me out, to make me laugh and keep…

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