latest and greatest Goods & News From Sooz rusty Nail!
Sooz Rusty Nail was established in 2018 as a brick-and-mortar experience. While we sometimes sell online, and have been known to deliver items occasionally, the primary focus is to provide excellent in-person connections between vintage, repurposed, and salvaged objects and the people who resonate with them. Memory makers, if you will.
The shop location at the beach in Pacific Beach, WA serves a dual purpose for customers. 1. We’re a perfect excuse to get out of dodge and take a day trip. 2. We source unique and difficult to find items, which makes the trip out here more fun! While waiting for your beach get-a-way, check out this sunset eye-candy!
Here's a good idea of what's new:
7 days ago
In 1942 a popular Grays Harbor County resort, the Pacific Beach Hotel, was taken over by the United States Navy. It became an anti-aircraft training center, with gun installations on the beach and the former hotel serving as barracks. In 1948 the air force established a temporary Cold War radar station at the site. Following the departure of the air force, the navy returned and built a secret facility, the Sound Surveillance System, that monitored the movement of Soviet submarines and was in operation until 1987. The former base then became a navy recreation and conference center. Today, Department of Defense personnel can enjoy the beach at a site that has been occupied by the military for nearly 80 years.
Being located just down the street from the base I am always on the hunt for Navy memorabilia. These are the newest additions you will find when #soozrustynail opens back up in February. ... See MoreSee Less
Great stuff! And one small correction - the Sound Surveillance System remains in operation, including at Pacific Beach. Its operations here were automated at the end of the Cold War, and the data is now processed on Whidbey Island. It's now used for both anti-submarine warfare and scientific research.
Love the history
Wow 😯 super cool rusty nail lady!
just got to know the right Hoarder 😆 Amazing what you find .
See you in February
Nice to see you guys
2 weeks ago
I will be making some changes in the store and going on a few picking trips. I won’t be to far away so if in the area just give a call. See ya all in Feb. ... See MoreSee Less
Take me with you on one of your picks one day! 😀
Stop by the flea!
Stop by. I have an old metal table you may pick. If you are interested.
Lisa Cole Perkis Jennifer Darras
1 month ago
The countdown continues. Only 2 shopping weekends before Christmas. Here are some pics of what’s waiting for you this weekend. ... See MoreSee Less
How much is the Rainier bottle cap plaque?
How much is the sink??
Only 3 shopping weekends left before Christmas. Lots of unique items for friends or anyone in your family.
55 Main St
Open 11-4 Thurs-Sun.
#soozrustynail #pacificbeachwa #seabrookwa ... See MoreSee Less
Some great stuff there, Sue. You have quite an eye.
Love those colored glasses. What a wonderful set
Are you ready for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday? #soozrustynail is ready. Take a look at some new arrivals coming in this next weekend.
55 Main St Pacific Beach
Thurs-Sun 11:00-4:00 ... See MoreSee Less
You find the coolest stuff!!
The holidays are fast approaching and Christmas will be here before you know it. #soozrustynail is here in Pacific Beach, open Th-Sun 11-4 (closed Thanksgiving Day) and the shelves are full. If you see something you like and can’t make it in we can talk about shipping. If you would like to come in a day I’m not open we can schedule that also. Thank you to all who have helped keep the dream alive. #pacificbeachwa ... See MoreSee Less
So glad you didnt blow away in the last storm .
New to the store this weekend. These old theatre marquee letters sure look good in a window. ... See MoreSee Less
WONDERFUL SHOP , SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE
Here is what’s new this week. It’s going to be a beautiful weekend but cold. So dress warm and get on out to beach. ... See MoreSee Less
Hey where you gett’en all this cool stuff! That’s pretty cool Sue. 😉
Spied you in IGA this evening. You were on a mission so I left ya be. Hope to get up to visit soon and check out your new adds. 😉
Sharon Boyington Bowlen we need to go here when we go to the beach next.
What a great find!
You've got some Awesome stuff woman!! I want to come check your new store put one of these days!
Great stuff Sue !!! Very impressive!
GREAT SHOP , VERY NICE
Where are you located
As you all know I have managed to save a few of these chainsaw carvings by Judy McVay. Yesterday I got the Screamin Eagle sign. A little rough around the edges but its going to look great hanging outside on the store. Steve Backus Judy McVay
soozrustynail.com/carve-or-starve-the-judy-mcvay-legacy/ ... See MoreSee Less
Great Sign Sue!