The Secret Side of Secondhand: The Surplus Store

by DIY Maven

The Secret Side of Secondhand: The Surplus Store

Before we started working on the new entry into the Curbly Make-It! library, Make It! Secondhand Chic, I was telling a friend of mine my plans for hitting secondhand shops. He said, 'You gotta go to Ax-Man.' I had heard of the local Ax-Man stores, but only knew that they were outlets for surplus items, a sort of limbo for nearly secondhand. I'd never actually visited one, much to the dismay of the creator of Curbly, I might add. So, last week I decided to grab my camera and go on a fact-finding mission.

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