The Closet Middle Room Gets a Facelift

As with every changeover, staff and volunteers were busy with the big job of packing up unsold winter merchandise and transporting it to Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley for distribution, as well as restocking The Closet’s shelves and racks with new-to-you spring merchandise. But this past week The Closet has been even busier. Advance Restorations put in…

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Herndon Mayor Visits The Closet

Herndon’s Mayor Merkel recently visited The Closet during National Small Business Week.  The mayor recognized The Closet as “an asset to our town and the low-income families it assists” and indicated the town’s pride in having The Closet in the heart of downtown Herndon. This first picture below shows the mayor with the intake staff…

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Singer Featherweight Sewing Machine

                  This Singer Featherweight sewing machine Model 221, is serial number AH340726 indicating that it is from between October 28th 1947 and January 22nd 1948. Has been tested and appears to stitch properly. Light works. Includes foot pedal/power cord, several bobbins, and original case. It has clearly seen some use, but…

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Seiko Mantel Clock

This is lovely mantel clock by Seiko. Like many of the Seiko clocks, this is very well-made and appears to be constructed of solid oak. It includes a pendulum and selectable Westminster or Whittington chimes on the quarter hour and hourly strikes. Also includes the ability silence the chimes at night and to adjust the…

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