Increasingly small outposts of vinyl are to be found lurking in antique centres. It’s not the same as a proper record shop, no haggling for a start, and it does feel a bit ghettoised. Even so, they do often have some nice stock as in this small stall tucked away in just such a centre in Leominster. But what sets this little enclave apart was the unique vinyl flooring! It was properly done too, with the discs themselves set into a screed, and the overall effect was quite groovy. I guess with a pile of records which are too scratched to have any intrinsic value it’s an option but I did still feel kind of guilty walking over it…
Three more posts in the ST33 Destroying Vinyl series!
Vinyl notebooks / Fruit bowls / Cake stands
And if people doing mad things with ‘rubbish’ is something you feel brave enough to explore further, there’s a blog –Wretched Rubbish – devoted to pointing up the whole sorry industry (which shares our concern with abusing vinyl)!