Pink Polka Dot Silo

Pink Polka Dot Silo
On A Whim Antiques
14920 James Monroe Hwy (RT 15)
Lucketts, Virginia
submitted by: “MikeP”

wendyvee says:
I have passed On A Whim several times over the years and it always seems that I’m in a hurry to get somewhere else (most recently, on my trip to the Flying Circus); so I haven’t stopped there yet . Mike was kind enough to point his scoot in that direction and shared some great pics!

Apparently, there are some nasty Grinches who object to the silo’s color (I.M.O.  – most likely McMansion builders who have migrated from D.C/Reston area). Boo! This rural section of Route 15 has always been a bit funky … which is what makes it so awesome!

Click here to check out  On A Whim online
*be warned to check your volume – this site uses an embedded music player – another pet peeve of mine, but I’ll give them a pass because they’re cool enough to have a pink silo and painted metal bed frames in front of the store 🙂


To see all of Mike’s great roadside finds; click the MikeP tag at the end of this post!

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3 Responses to “Pink Polka Dot Silo”

  1. You really should post a warning about stopping at On a Whim when riding a motorcycle. If you are even remotely interested in cool/funky home decor finds, you will absolutely be kicking yourself for not having the storage space needed to get all of your new-found treasures home. Lettered Cottage fans, DON’T GO on a motorcycle. Trust me. It’s an awesome little shop.


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