San Francisco Chronicle | An eye for the bazaar at Alameda Pointe Antiques Faire
Jeni Maus, owner of Found Vintage Rentals, has a strict rule when shopping for vintage: Never embark on a treasure hunt for something in particular.
“Chances are, if you’re looking, you’ll never find it,” says Maus, who lives in Orange County but for years has frequented the Bay Area to scour the Alameda Pointe Antiques Faire. “Plus, if you have tunnel vision, you’ll miss out on other treasures.”
Recently, Maus has been combining her buying trips with visits to her 14,000-square-foot warehouse in Emeryville, which opened in July — a space filled with furniture and decorating accessories for rent. She has made her reputation putting together the rustic and the elegant, and in designing weddings, kitting out high-profile and celebrity nuptials.
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