Gadabout’s collection includes a wide variety of unique items, many seen only in World-class museums.
Renting props for film and television is a huge part of Victoria’s business. She recently stocked the set for an entire curio shop!
Vieau calls Gadabout one of the best stores for period clothing on the East Coast. The shop has clothing, accessories, and some home items, such as quilts, vintage school posters, and radios.
How did Gadabout Vintage come about? The name of the store is actually Gadabout. I opened the store in 1997 on Markham St. while working a full-time position in the corporate world. I had had a booth at the Harbourfront Antique market and loved buying and selling antiques, nostalgia, ephemera and vintage clothing and textiles. […]
gadabout \GAD-uh-bout\, noun: Someone who roams about in search of amusement or social activity. In his unorthodox and callow way, he frequently upset and annoyed his countrymen, but they continued to vote for him, perhaps taking a vicarious pleasure in being led by such a world-famous gadabout. “Milestones of 2000,” Times (London), December 29, 2000 […]