Votivo candles, Greenleaf fragrances and other fine European and American aromatics make great gifts.

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Summit Mercantile Is Back… Come In and See Us!!

We are so excited to be back in the shop after our trip and all the snow/ice. We are unloading some new things and are sending some new pieces off to the upholsterer. As soon as we can get things set up we will be posting new photos online and on facebook. We have missed everyone so come in and see us soon. We are also very excited that the weather will be warming up for the next week at least. Our regular store hours are Wednesday thru Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm.

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Holiday Fabulousness and year-end specials!

Avoid the malls and give a truly unique gift to someone you care about.  With 5,000 sq feet of fabulousness, Summit Mercantile can help you meet your holiday shopping needs.

Check out our luxury linens & pillows, elegant stocking stuffers and hostess gifts.

From now til the end of the year all furniture and lighting will be minimum of 20% off with deeper discounts as possible. We must reduce our inventory by 1/3 to 1/2.

We offer a modern mix of traditional & industrial vintage & antique… along with our specialty: Mercantile bars , counters, and unexpected storage/organizing solutions.

Summit merc will close for 2 major shopping trips in the first half of 2011, beginning in January.

Candlesticks and Garden Ornaments make great gifts!

Luxury linens and aromatics make great gifts!

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She’s Back… The CoCo Cunningham Collection, Wed 10 Nov – Sat 13 Nov

For a limited time only, Wednesday 10 November – Sat 13 November 2010, The CoCo Cunningham Collection of antique sterling silver and gold-washed antique jewelry will be available at Summit Mercantile in Van Alstyne. These are very wearable pieces from unusual Victorian to dramatic, handcrafted Mid-Century. Price point range approx. $25 – $250.

1) Evening Preview Reception: 5pm-7pm, Wed. 10 Nov
2) Huge Entire Shop Sales: Wed 10 Nov – Sat 13 Nov
3) Treats & Eats: Saturday, Nov 13, Noon – 7pm, featuring the Grayson Hills Winery for another fabulous wine tasting.
Summit Mercantile is Celebrating… we will be running sales and reducing inventory in half by the end of 2010. So if you have seen something in the shop that you are interested in or haven’t been into the shop to look around, now is the perfect time to come in and see the new merchandise and negotiate a great deal.
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Many New Arrivals

New Furniture arrivals – Oct -Nov 2010:

French Console

French Stepback Lighted Display

Ohio Stepback Cupboard
Matching Pair of Wingbacks, Re-upholstered Waverly Fabric
Northern Pennsylvania School Cabinet


Rustic workbench

Courthouse Bench & Old Ohio Storecounter


Hitchin' posts

for home or garden

Industrial Table

Posted in Furniture: Horizontal, New Arrivals

Buying Trip Reveal Party & Wine Tasting – 9 October 2010

Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010

Noon-7:00 pm at Summit Mercantile in historic downtown Van Alstyne, Texas. 241 E. Marshall. Van Alstyne, TX 75495

French wine buffet bar with vintage cellar door

Summit Mercantile is home to five thousand feet filled with Antiques, Contemporary Loft Industrials, Exotic Doors and Gates, Vintage Lighting, Architectural Remnants, Harvest Tables, Aromatics, Kitchen Island Alternatives, Store Counters and Antique Fixtures …and it all smells divine, thanks to Votivo™, Greenleaf™, and selected European fragrances.

Please join Summit Mercantile and Grayson Hills Winery at our fall “Buying Trip Reveal Party” & “Wine Tasting” as we preview new items from our recent buying trips.

Wine Tasting Wine sales by the glass, bottle or case.

A representative from Scandia Down discusses fine linens.

Come in and meet Cheryl and Amelia who will share  twenty years of experience in the antiques business to help you outfit your home, loft or garden with something truly extraordinary. Their team shops worldwide, and you can always expect the unexpected.


How we fell in love with Grayson Hills Winery:

In the rural countryside of North Texas lies Grayson Hills Winery where they hand-craft small lots of Award-winning wines from their vineyards and other select growers in the North Texas area. Every step is done by family and friends to assure you a quality product not found in the typical retail sector. By blending old-world techniques with today’s technology, we create wines to please every palate.

Grayson Hills Winery symbolizes the down home sensibility and simplicity that the area evokes. The rolling hills, the country roads, and the aroma of

Italian-style scale model for FL Pinelas county

wine from the cellar all tend to your soul. Since 2000, the romance of the vineyard has been shared with families like yours through growing, harvesting and making fine wine. The winery is rooted in the family’s pursuit of a dream-to share the passion and celebration of fine grape growing and winemaking while providing a destination that unites the ideals of integrity and respect with creativity and innovation. The wine brands reflect  changing seasons in the vineyard.

Come meet Rick & Connie Magers winemaker and proprietors for a wine tasting while you shop at our “Buying Trip Reveal Party” & “Wine Tasting” event on October 9th at Summit Mercantile. Wines will be available to purchase for your upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas meals and gifts.

Grayson Hills Vineyard & Winery at 2815 Ball Rd. Whitewright, Texas 75491.


Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010

Noon-7:00 pm at Summit Mercantile in historic downtown Van Alstyne, Texas. 241 E. Marshall. Van Alstyne, TX 75495

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We’re back from our buying trip!

Hi everyone! We are open again after returning from our big buying trip! Tiny Mo got really dirty but he’s had his day at the Bow Wow Spa and he’s as good as new.

We are unloading a 9X12 trailer with French and Italian, gilded pieces, small items such as lamp tables and ottomans and much more. Another truckload will arrive in about 3 weeks.

We look forward to showing you what’s new! Pictures coming soon!

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We will be CLOSED for two week Shopping vacation August 9-24.

……We REOPEN Wednesday August 25, renewed and in the process of restocking. Think “SALES”!

  • A party is being planned for October.
  • Three-day Coco Cunningham Antique Jewelry Trunk Show firmly booked for November.
Posted in In-Store Events

New Votivo and Greenleaf Fragrances are here!

New Aromatics

Beautiful new home fragrances have arrived!

Votivo Candles: Gingersnap, Moroccan Fig, Lavender Chamomile Pear, Seablue Sky, Smoke on the Water, Glorioso, Black Ginger, Vanilla Bergamot Blossom, Island Grapefruit, Lavender Fields, Honeysuckle, Paperwhite Narcissus, Rosemary Grapefruit, Mosaic, Sumatra Lemongrass, St. Germain Lavender, Mandarine, Anjou Pear, Pondicherry Sandalwood, Vanilla Grapefruit, Soku Lime. This is in addition to the ones we already have been carrying.

More new Aromatics

More new Aromatics

We have also added these new Greenleaf flavors to our line: English Ivy, Magnolia, Roses, Seaspray, Lavender, Classic Linen, Jasmine, Orange & Honey, Blushing Tulips, Evening Twilight, Pomegranate, Garden Breeze, Valencia.

Posted in Aromatics, New Arrivals

Comforters, Pillows for the bed, accessories and much more

Scandia luxury linens and more…

Scandia Luxury Linens

Posted in Pillows & Bedding