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Our retailer spotlight this week is Carol Austin, owner of Concession Road Mercantile in Alliston, Ontario which is about one hour north of Toronto. CONCESSION ROAD MERCANTILE 96 Victoria Street West Alliston, Ontario Canada L9R1S6 705-707-9633 HOURS: Monday to Friday 10 am – 5:30 pm Saturday 10 am to 5 pm Sunday 12 pm – 4 pm CONNECT WITH CAROL website facebook instagram email My love of upcycling furniture started when I was in my 20s and living in New York City in the early 1980s. I furnished my apartment with curbside finds and discarded antiques. I think I painted everything matte black back then! I even hand-sanded the old oak floors of my apartment. Fast-forward many years later after a successful career… read more