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  • my colors are blush and bashful

    From the love of all things pink, bleeding armadillo cakes, and Ouiser Boudreaux came the inspiration for this blog post. Our official ode to all things pink and Steel Magnolias… and who can mention…

    November 11, 2022
  • Texas Antiques Week 101

    It’s time, y’all! Time for the bi-annual migration of junkers to the fields of Round Top, Texas! They come from near and far for the greatest flea market in all the land. It’s our…

    October 7, 2022
  • DIY Poison Herb Garden, Plant If You Dare!!

    We’ve always been intrigued by the Poison Garden at the 900 year old Alnwick Castle in England where the “sinister side of botany blooms” (thank you @hgtv for that description!)  . . . so we decided…

    October 4, 2022
  • Welcome back …

    It’s been almost 3 months since the JG doors were closed due to COVID-19. It was just before the bi-annual antiques show was to commence. Just before 100,000 people would flock to our little…

    June 3, 2020
  • The Gypsy Farmhouse – before and after

    When we were lucky enough to buy the property back in 2011 that is now home to the JG store and the Wander Inn, it had a 1952 Sears kit house on it. We…

    February 6, 2020
  • the JG World HQ in Round Top, Texas

    The JG flagship store is in Round Top, Texas (population 90) … conveniently located halfway between Austin & Houston (about 75 miles each way) right off Highway 290. Store Hours: Monday – Saturday 10am…

    February 13, 2015
  • welcome home.

    about 4 years ago, we made the decision to move to round top. to move our families. our business. our lives. after looking in cities across the state far and wide for the perfect…

    September 24, 2013
  • sanctuary of junk.

    there are some things you just can’t rush. pops’ buttermilk biscuits, sanding before the paint is dry, & constructing our junk headquarters. as junk conservationists, (that’s right, we’re not hoarders…we’re junk conservationists…it’s highly scientific. google…

    May 30, 2012