What’s up with Easter Bunnies, Eggs, & Candy?

Photo courtesy of wallpaper.wiki. Bunnies, eggs, and candy are common sights for Easter, but some of us at Scranberry Coop wondered why these secular symbols are even associated for what is known as a Christian holiday. So we did some research, and have found some explanations for the presence of bunnies, eggs, and candy in Easter. What's up with Easter Bunnies? (according to history.com)? The exact origins of this mythical mammal are unclear, but rabbits, known to be prolific procreators, are an ancient symbol of fertility and new life. According to some sources, the Easter bunny first arrived in America [...]

2018-03-29T20:31:01+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Holidays, Scranberry Coop|0 Comments

Shop Paint & Sip: Photo Recap (March 14, 2018)

We had a fun night at the Scranberry Coop Shop Paint & Sip! Attendees painted with our Dixie Belle Paint-Chalk like mineral paint with a great selection of colors, finishes and glazes provided by Scranberry Coop! Feel free to leave a comment below to let us know about your experience with this Shop Paint & Sip! If you are interested in learning easy painting techniques, drinking your favorite beverages, listening to awesome music, meeting great people, & having an unforgettable night, check out our next Shop Paint & Sip Event! Next Paint & Sip Event

2018-03-20T07:05:07+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Art, Events, Scranberry Coop|0 Comments

St. Patrick’s Day: Collectibles & Facts

With Saint Patrick's Day around the corner, it is time to stack up on the green that you may have been missing during this (hopefully) passing winter! Whether the reason be religious, cultural, or festive, green is a great color to sport, & where else to check out but Scranberry Coop! Did You Know? 10 Facts about St. Patrick's Day (Courtesy of Wikipedia) The color green is associated with Catholics in Ireland, while orange is the colour associated with Protestant Christians. St Patrick is said to have used the shamrock, a three-leaved plant, to explain the Holy Trinity [...]

Meet Sandi, our Remote Personal Shopping Assistant!

Meet Sandi, our friendly remote personal shopping assistant, who will take you around our 10,000 sq ft shop, filled with irresistible treasures from our 150+ awesome dealers! Watch the following introductory video to remote personal shopping, and she will be more than happy guide you through your booked remote personal shopping session! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pMiu0M36foo Book Remote Personal Shopping Session

2018-02-18T19:32:26+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Scranberry Coop|0 Comments

Share your heart on Valentine’s Day!

With Valentine's Day rapidly approaching, come to Scranberry Coop & secure a token of your love for your significant other, potential date, or whomever you love in your life! Our dealers carry hearts of all sizes and variations, including heart baskets, heart bowls, heart containers, heart jewelry, heart sculptures, glass hearts, bears with hearts, gift baskets with hearts, works of he-art (heartfelt puns are free), and so much more! If you can't decide on what best represents your affections, do not hesitate to ask for advice, and we will do everything in our power to help you share the love, [...]

Look what I “saw” today at the Coop!

Look what I "saw" today at the Coop! Beautiful hand painted saws. These are all unique, completely one of a kind. Very charming! Longaberger Baskets! Many of these maple wood splint beauties have the wood lid, the fabric liner, the plastic protector, even the tie ons! These pieces are not available everywhere. Some are retired, some were hostess only, some were Collector's Club. Don't miss out! There's some beautiful furniture finds to be had at Scranberry Coop. Breakfronts, highboys, lowboys, rocking chairs, bookshelves, pie chests, hoosiers, cabinets, vanities, dinette sets, schoolhouse desks - you name it, we got it. Take a look [...]

Happy Birthday Joey! Selected Quotes From 2017

December 1, 2017: I have a great life! I work a few days a week at Scranberry Coop, where the Coop Customers are the best people I know! I get so many belly rubs and smooches every day it’s insane! I love it! I have a best friend, Walt Godek, that hikes in the woods with me, my very own couch and tons of love! I’ve got it made! November 19, 2017: Thank you all for another great week at Scranberry Coop! We're closed as usual Mon & Tues, open again Wed 10am, closed This Thursday for Thanksgiving. Have a [...]

2018-01-09T12:26:15+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Events, Scranberry Coop|0 Comments

Newsletter 2017.01.02: Happy New Year from Scranberry Coop!

Going into our 31st year here at 42 Main Street, I just want to take a moment to say thank you! Some of you are new to the Coop, while some of you have been visiting the Coop for as long or longer than I have been here! Old or new, it wouldn't be the same without you! Your support has allowed Scranberry Coop to thrive, and I thank you! This community of dealers and collectors that have become a part of the Coop family are what makes Scranberry Coop so much fun! Cheers to you and Happy New Year! [...]

2018-01-03T18:28:53+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Events, Newsletter, Scranberry Coop|0 Comments

Salt Lamps, White Sage, & Aromatherapy

If you are looking to enhance your personal space with the sights and smells of cultures around the world, come to Scranberry Coop to check out Booth 128's assortment of himalayan pink salt lamps, white sage smudge sticks, and various aromatherapy items, including incense and charcoal burners! Himalayan pink salt lamps are a great accent for any room, whether it be a centerpiece for a table or a fixture for your bedside. According to Natural Living Ideas, these salt lamps cleanse & deodorize the air, reduce allergy & asthma symptoms, ease coughing, increase energy levels, neutralize electromagnetic radiation, encourage better sleep, [...]

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Extended Shopping Hours: Thurs. December 14 & Thurs. December 21, from 10 am to 7 pm! Wow, our wonderful family of dealers did not disappoint this season! Kicking off the fun and festivities, they've completely LOADED their booths with incredible vintage finds, beautiful collectibles, wonderful antiques and even some gift baskets! Shopping here is the exact opposite of a commercialized holiday. At the Coop, it's not about mass production. It's about finding that perfect momento, that token of years gone by, spent with family and friends that will forever remain in your heart. There was an ornament, or a little decoration that [...]