Source With Friends | Rare co Vintage x Philaflea


The weekends are the best times to see the entire landscape of the local market.  We decided to do some branching last week, to see what some of our comrades had to offer. Starting with our favorite, the trip didn’t start here, Rareco Vintage. Rare co is owned by our good friend Jeremy. Jeremy is more than a picker, everything about his selection process is art and design. Aesthetically we have a lot in common and often cross paths on route! Check out some of the cool that caught our eye.

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The Search at Brimfield, Mass.

IMG_1409We loaded up the sprinter and took a journey to Brimfield, Mass. The Grand father of all flea markets. Some say that this was the first flea market in America. People from all over the world travel here to see multiple fields of awesomeness! World class collectors and dealers bring out their finest wares in hopes to service the most elite pickers and designers. The Coach linked up with photographer Louie Kovatch from Urban Renewal, to document the experience.

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Search+Rescue Squad features at Freedom Hall

blog1libertyIMG_9415This season at Freedom Hall Search+Rescue debut a line of modern furniture. Up until this point our contribution to the trade show has been behind the scenes. Offering branding and trade show solutions for Freedom hall and its wonderful cast of creatives.

We brought our squad of hand craftsmen and builders from the mid Atlantic area to demonstrate how our furniture design services the current market. Each brand connected by the principle of Search+Rescue, local production with use of reclaimed source materials. By mixing modern lines and pop color with a hint of rustic character, we displayed versatility speaking to both retail and home dwellings.

The Squad includes; BSR, Modern 50, Peg and Awl, Grifter Company USA, Gentlemens Brim, Custom LifeStyle

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S+R drygoods presents: Schott 100+ Pop Shop 10/25

SCHOTT EVENTcopy -3 A one day pop up shop highlighting post century Schott NYC and contemporary motorcycle bike culture. ***Save the Date*** 10/25 location: 625 H st. Washington, DC The event will feature: – Schott NYC – Bell Helmets – Search and Rescue Squad – Modern50 – Gentlemen’s Brim – Grifter Company USA – Milk Cult – Custom Lifestyle

Installation Photos.

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The Job site | at Urban Market

IMG_5123 The Job site at Urban market is the debut installation for our capsule of work meets sport Spring items. Still using the Images of labor exhibition as our muse, here we illustrated our story through props and graphic raglans.  Suggesting that this group of guys decided to play in their work clothes. See Pics Continue reading “The Job site | at Urban Market”

S+R Drygoods | The Villa Mngrs meeting Phila. | private show

IMG_2995You can count on the Villa for setting the stage for local talent.  Offering shelf life for local talent takes commitment to the community.  The Villa brought together in one room the Home Sewn collaboration. Some of the coolest brands producing locally, curated by Shawn Pullam , The Villa head buyer. Brands including Search+Rescue, Kings Rule Together, Astronaut, Geek,  Abstract Thought, and Nice Things.  The Villa organized a private showing of new ideas to their management and regional buyers.  Allowing the brands to educate them on their product and expose new trends through merchandising. Through initiatives such as this, the Locals may have just the support needed to drive sales and bring brand awareness .  See more Continue reading “S+R Drygoods | The Villa Mngrs meeting Phila. | private show”