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Happy Farm Market Week!

      The following blog was written by Farm Market employee Karie Mindock! Thank you for sharing your passion and excitement as we celebrate Farm Market Week here in Downtown Appleton. Have you seen the “patented garbage bag swing”? It has been a few years...but when I started at the Appleton Downtown Farm Market, [...Read More]

Spring into Style Ladies Day

The following blog is presented by Appleton Downtown Inc, written by our very own Marketing Director, Anne Wiegman. I don’t know about you, but this time of year, I start to get tired of my wardrobe. After a winter of wearing darker colors and heavy sweaters, it seems like everyone I talk with is ready [...Read More]

Brazilian Tarp Backpacks & Bags at Vagabond Imports

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[slideshow] Vagabond Imports is featuring Brazilian Tarp Backpacks and bags.  These tarp bags are handmade in a remote small town in rural Brazil. The material is recycled canvas tarps that once stretched across the beds of cross-country cargo trucks hauling open freight. Recycled tarps are used in an effort to cut down on the wasting [...Read More]