She Said, She Said?


Philosophy

Reuse, Revive, Reinvent

For us we have always had a firm belief not only in the preservation of these bygone architectural beauties, but in the notion that we are an integral part of reducing the waste that will eventually head to a landfill. MORE >>


This Old House Online

Featured Dealer: Island Girl Salvage

By: Tabitha Long and Elizabeth Ross, This Old House online, August 2007 MORE >>


Remodeling with Salvage

Tab's House is Finally Finished!!

I can honestly say it's been an exciting year so far. We started our house project in Feb and just finished in May. MORE >>


C'est Moi

Partnering w/Other Business

Lately Ive been hearing from peers in the industry that business is slowing down and at times this seems like an understatement. The housing market instability has slowed remodeling projects and the gas prices are making shipping and delivery costly for all of us. MORE >>


New Old Stover

This is Not Your Mothers StoveOh Wait, It Is!

In our line of work we have come across a number of original appliances in various stages of disrepair and condition. MORE >>


Chicago Magazine

Demolition Divas

In an industrial park in Elk Grove Village, two history buffs build a store around their shared love of architectural salvage. MORE >>


Newsletters

New Website Announcement

Introducing our new Website Design MORE >>


Salvage Chic

Stories by Sherry Thomas

Elizabeth Ross and Tabitha Long recycled their long-time salvage obsession into a business, opening shop in Arlington Heights in 2003. MORE >>


VINTAGE FABRIC MAKES COMEBACK

Island Girl Salvage Introduces New Line of Bark Cloth Pillows

Is that your grandmothers pillow on the couch? Or is it a trendy new accessory featuring vintage fabric from the 1940s? MORE >>


Press Release

Furnishing Your Garden

FURNISHING YOUR GARDEN: A NEW LOOK WITH VINTAGE ITEMS MORE >>


Press Release

Introductory Release

ISLAND GIRL SALVAGE PROVIDES VALUABLE RESOURCE FOR RESIDENTIAL HOMEOWNERS MORE >>



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