Saturday, November 22, 2008

WSJ - Bagging Holiday Shoppers (featuring someone you know)

An excerpt from - Bagging Holiday Shoppers:

In a few weeks, Steven Swain will make his annual pilgrimage to New York from Rocky Mount, Va., to visit the Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center and see the holiday window displays at Macy's, Saks Fifth Avenue and Barneys New York.

You may have heard of this fellow....


  1. Not quite, but it was cool to get some media exposure!

  2. Pretty cool she gave you a nod in her story. Had no idea you collected shopping bags...

  3. It was a thing for me for a while. I still collect bags, but not nearly as many as I used to,say, a few years ago. The recognition sparked a reassessment of the collection, and its growing again.