Capitolo Flea Market & Live Band Showcase | June 20, 2015

Thanks to everyone who came by to see us at Quaker City Flea today. It was great to see you. We are excited to announce that we will be vending at Capitolo Flea Market & Live Band Showcase tomorrow in South Philly (at Federal and 9th) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. We will be selling men’s and women’s summer clothing and shoes, costume jewelry, glassware, and lots of other cool items for the home. You can check out featured products here. We hope to see you there!

Today’s mantra: everyday putting love into our dreams.

Copyright 2015 Ajua Hawkins

Quaker City Flea Market | June 19, 2015

Good day beautiful people! Heirloom Bohemian Boutique will be vending this Friday at Quaker City Flea in Tacony (5001 Comly Street), Philly’s oldest flea market, for the very first time from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. We will be selling kitchen wares, summer clothes and shoes, cute travel and cosmetic bags, jewelry and more. You can check out featured products here. We hope to see you there!

Today’s mantra: love is always the answer.

Copyright 2015 Ajua Hawkins

Uhuru Flea Market | May 16, 2015

Yay!! Heirloom herbal tea blends are finally available! Pick up your bottles this weekend at Uhuru Flea!
Yay!! Heirloom herbal tea blends are finally available! Pick up your bottles this weekend at Uhuru Flea!

Good day beautiful people! Heirloom Bohemian Boutique will be selling vintage clothing, spiritual and inspirational books, meditation tools, exotic jewelry and new tea blends this Saturday in Clark Park from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. You can check out featured products here. We hope to see you there!

Today’s mantra: my heart chakra is open to love.

Copyright 2015 Ajua Hawkins

Pop-Up Tea Lounge Phase 3 Renovations

Our beautiful friend Linda Sim created these gorgeous cupcakes for our customers.
Our beautiful friend Linda Sim created these gorgeous cupcakes for our customers.

So much work went into our first pop-up with the help of some amazing people. I want to start off by thanking Omar Hawkins, Juraee McNeil, Cheryl Moore, Linda Sim, and Claudia Hawkins for being such stars. Without them, the event could not have happened and been such a success. I would also like to thank Joy Pinkney-Davis of Just Joy Photography for the beautiful pictures of the pop-up store, which I will share with you in the next pop-up related post. The pictures below are the final stages of our process before our first customers walked in the door. I am so pleased…

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Germantown Flea at Grumblethorp | April 25, 2015

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Good day beautiful people! Heirloom Bohemian Boutique will be selling men’s and children’s clothing, spiritual and inspirational books, meditation tools, exotic jewelry and new tea blends this Saturday at Grumblethorp from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. You can check out featured products here.  We hope to see you there!

Today’s mantra: I am the master of all I survey.

Copyright 2015 Ajua Hawkins

Pop-Up Tea Lounge Phase 2 Renovations

The theme for this pop-up is an enchanting North African tea room and garden.
The theme for this pop-up is an enchanting North African tea room and garden.

So our first solo mission pop-up is in a mere six days!! Yes, daily meditation will be essential for keeping calm because there is so much to get done! Ack!! I will not even go into all of the unforeseen headaches that have popped up in the last week offering up a plethora of distractions and inviting self-pity. But, Omar and I are like two determined work horses feeling the weight of our future on our backs. Don’t stop, won’t stop. This pop-up will happen and it will be a success for the heavens have ordained it as our purpose in this moment. Of course, as always, we share with you our journey.

(Click on the header or the link below to see the renovations in progress.)

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Uhuru Flea Market | October 18, 2014

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Kenyan Carved Wood Candlesticks. Price: $20.
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Carved wood serving utensils. Price: $15.
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Assorted groovy sunglasses. Price: $5-$10.

Good day beautiful people! Heirloom’s traveling bohemian boutique will be selling spiritual and inspirational books, metaphysical tools, second-hand/handmade/vintage women’s clothing and eccelctic jewelry this Saturday in Clark Park from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will also feature local artist Tiffany Murphy’s beautiful jewelry collection! We hope to see you there!

Today’s mantra: blocking out distractions.

Copyright 2014 Ajua Hawkins

Uhuru Flea Market | September 27, 2014

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Tomorrow, Heirloom will be sharing a stall at the Uhuru Flea Market with the fabulous Soap Muffin on-line natural soap store. I am excited for our first collab and am looking forward to sharing Heirloom’s products from our Ascension Essentials Botanica line (pictures soon!!) with the Uhuru Flea Market crowd. The Uhuru Flea Market is located in Clark Park in the University City region of Philadelphia. The market will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Today’s mantra: focus and flow.

Everyday’s mantra: Be the woman you want to be at all times!

Copyright 2014 Ajua Hawkins

Germantown Flea at Grumblethorpe | September 6, 2014

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“Drop Dead Gorgeous Earrings” – Price: $5

Tomorrow,  Heirloom’s traveling boutique will be vending at a new location in the wonderful neighborhood of Germantown. Please come check us out from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m at 5267 Germantown Avenue. We are excited to showcase new items from New York and South Carolina. We hope to see you there!

Today’s mantra: less resistance, more flow.

Copyright 2014 Ajua Hawkins

St. Luke’s Indoor Flea Market | August 9, 2014

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Tomorrow, Heirloom traveling boutique will be vending at a new location in Philadelphia’s Northeastern region. We will be carrying an abbreviated version of our normal for-market products but we are sure that you will be pleased with our selection. We hope to see you at St. Luke’s Church located at 11080 Knights Road between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Today’s mantra: learn and grow.

Copyright 2014 Ajua Hawkins

Heirloom Hustle

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I am gearing up to open my store Heirloom!! So much to do, so much to do! The main focus at the moment is to build the initial inventory. To ensure that I stay on track, I am eliminating distractions – including signing off from my beloved Twitter handle Ajualuv. Oh yes, I am so sincere. 😉 Focus and dedication are the mantras of the day.

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 Today’s mantra: proactive dreaming.

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Konrad Square Flea Market | July 26, 2014

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This weekend Heirloom traveling boutique will be vending at a new location in the Fishtown neighborhood of Philadelphia. This market is described as a “neighborhood” affair so we will be displaying an abbreviated inventory for our new customers. Heirloom is excited to venture out into parts of the city we have yet to visit. We hope to see you at Konrad Park located between Tulip and Dauphin Streets between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Today’s mantra: dream and focus.

Copyright 2014 Ajua Hawkins

First African Presbyterian Church Summer Flea Market | July 12, 2014

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We are excited to share our new-found gems at the First African Presbyterian Church Summer Flea Market on Saturday July 12th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Heirloom’s traveling boutique will feature the following items:

  • vintage glassware and ceramic treasures,
  • men’s casual and dress thrift apparel,
  • women’s accessories – rings, earrings, bracelets, and necklaces,
  • summer jewelry – anklets and sunglasses,
  • African, Jamaican and Indian cultural jewelry, and
  • religious, cultural, and children’s books.

Hope to see you there!

Copyright 2014 Ajua Hawkins

Uhuru Flea Market | June 28, 2014

Heirloom’s traveling thrift boutique will be returning to its old stomping ground at Clark Park on Saturday, June 28th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the Uhuru Flea Market. We will be featuring the following items:

  • men’s casual and dress thrift apparel,
  • women’s accessories – rings, earrings, bracelets, and necklaces,
  • summer jewelry – anklets and sunglasses,
  • African, Jamaican and Indian cultural jewelry, and
  • religious, cultural, and children’s books.

Hope to see you there!

Copyright 2014 Ajua Hawkins

East Falls Flea & Crafts | June 14, 2014

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Good beautiful day everyone! I’ll be selling at the East Falls Flea & Crafts on Saturday, June 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. You’ll find the following thrift and new items for sale at Heirloom, my traveling store:

  • men’s casual and dress apparel,
  • designer wear for both men and women,
  • women’s casual wear, shoes, and jewelry,
  • paintings by moi, and
  • books, books, books!

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