Vote for the Argosy!

The Argosy is pleased and excited to have been nominated for a business excellence award in the Sustainability category! Please visit the link below to vote for the Argosy and other deserving Prince Rupert businesses. You can vote once a day between February 1st and 14th. http://awards.princerupertchamber.ca/ What makes the …

Happy Birthday to the Argosy!

The Argosy is one year old!  Last week’s summer solstice marked one full trip around the sun for our favourite little antique and vintage shop. Richard and I would like to thank Prince Rupert, and indeed the region as a whole, for the wonderful support we’ve received while getting this …

The Lost Art of the Ashtray

Don’t get me wrong – I think its a fabulous thing that smoking is no longer portrayed as the super cool pastime it once was. After all, it’s believed that smoking contributes to more than 30% of all cancers. So not cool. That being said, with the coolness factor of …

Sometimes, a Slight Pang

The Argosy has been open for a little more than a month, and in that time we’ve had the pleasure of selling some beautiful pieces to the people of Prince Rupert and beyond. We get asked often if we find it hard to let things go, and it’s true that …