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Junk in the Trunk | An Interview with Claudia Treat, Owner

| Posted by Courtney Cloyed

This week, we chat with Claudia Treat, owner of Junk in the Trunk @ Cherry Red Market in Adair, Oklahoma. Claudia describes her store as "a bright/ fun Pinterest-y boutique where rusty, chipping  and glam come together!" Read on to learn more about Junk in the Trunk and how her customers have responded to the mermaid pillows. 

White & Gold Reversible Sequin Mermaid Pillow

How did your store get started?
Claudia: Our little shop blossomed from a love of things vintage. We love rusty, chippy, re-purposed and chalk painted furnishing and Decor with an eclectic mix of unique Gift and Glam boutique finds. 

What makes your store unique today?
Claudia: We are nestled among a row of flea-markets in our little community however we are NOT a flea-market- we are CHERRY RED MARKET - a bright fun Pinterest-y boutique where rusty, chipping and glam come together! 

Matte Navy & Silver Reversible Sequin Mermaid Pillow

Why did you choose to carry mermaid pillows for your store?
Claudia: The first time I saw The Mermaid Pillow Co demo I fell in love with them I ordered them right away--I just couldn't wait to get my hands on one! I figured if I was if I was that mesmerized with them our discerning customers would be too! 

Rice White & Silver Sequin Mermaid Pillow

How have customers reacted? Any surprising reactions or comments?
Claudia: Our customers cannot resist the urge to touch these awesome pillows, it brings out their creative side-they are like a blank canvas and you are the artist!  I've heard them say it's calming, better than therapy and cheaper than owning a cat! 

Rice White & Silver Sequin Mermaid Pillow

Anything else you can add?
Claudia: As I was putting together a new display with one of the pillows this morning one of our customers fell in love with it  and just had to buy it for her daughter-they make a great gift! 

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