Boomba Toomba

[a boutique for woman and child]


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CPSIA woes, and how you can help!

Posted by boombatoomba on January 17, 2009 at 12:00 PM Comments comments (0)
Due to the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) we have made the decision to no longer carry second hand children's clothing.
This decision was not an easy one to make, as we love to be an affordable place to recycle your goods!
So from now through the dreaded Feb. 10th we will be liquidating all used kids clothes.

All used kids clothing is now
Buy 2 get 1 free

We WILL still be buying/selling used cloth diapers and maternity. We are just going to be taking the store in a slightly different direction in order to comply with the CPSIA.
We hope you will stick with us, and work with us through our new growing pains.

If you would like more info on the CPSIA and what you can do to help our fight to fix it please go to any one of these:
-Official Site:
-Discussion Forum:

You are also welcome to email me if you have any questions and I will try to find you factual answers to all  of them.

Mishalla Cannon-DeGagne and the Boomba Toomba Family.

on the cheap cheap.

Posted by boombatoomba on December 9, 2008 at 8:31 PM Comments comments (0)
Just poppin' in to let you all know that if you are searching for Small cloth diapers for a dang good deal, stop in the shop.
We have a ridiculous amount of small & newborn diapers in our Used section.
I am not kidding either, the amount is ridiculous.

We also have mediums, and larges in Used. So if you are looking for an earth friendly way to really save some cash, stop in this week!

Support your community...

Posted by boombatoomba on December 7, 2008 at 11:31 PM Comments comments (0)
During this tough economy, I want to remind everyone out there:
Buy Local First.
Buying a holiday gift for someone on your list, from a locally owned business help sustain our local economy!
So think twice before your go out on your shopping ventures, and try a locally owned business first!
If you are going to be shopping at Boomba Toomba this year, why not try some of our other local businesses in Uptown Village!

We have many great businesses in our little neighborhood, like Mint Tea an imports gift store and now eatery that supports all things fair trade!
We have music shops like Mermaid Music, and we have a GREAT vintage clothing shop called Urban Eccentric!
If you need unusual antiquities, we have several antique shops, like Old Glory and the Uptown Attic!
Have a young rocker in your family? try the Catalyst
We also have a skateboard/snowboard/bike shop called Bad Monkey where you are sure to find a great gift!

While your down here, head in to Mon Ami and enjoy delicious Stumptown Coffee, Crepes, and Moonstruck Chocolates. They even sell Art by local artists as well!

If you get hungry, there are some AMAZING places to snag a meal.
If you want healthy Mexican food, I urge you to try Provecho.
For a tastey trip to Italy, try La Bottega.
And if you just need a slice of pizza heaven, feel free to grab a bite at Vancouver Pizza Co.

There is a great feeling you get when you know your money is helping out your neighbors, friends and community. I urge you, this holiday season,
Think twice, Shop Local First!

Not your Grandma's craft fair!

Posted by boombatoomba on December 4, 2008 at 12:04 PM Comments comments (0)
I just want to remind you all that you should be sure to attend
the most sweet, awesome, craft fair this side of the Columbia River!

2hand Revolution!
The 2Hand Revolution DIY Craft Show and Fair Trade Expo will feature handcrafted wares from local artists and an expo of fair trade and sustainability organizations such as Equal Exchange, Canaan Fair Trade, Cafe Femenino Foundation, Urban Farm School, Mint Tea Imports, Dee Creek Farm's Locavore Delivery System and the Vancouver Food Co-op.
2 Hands can turn the world around!

Take the HandMade Pledge this holiday season, and score some great gifts for our loved ones! This is a great way to support your local artists and crafters!

and Boomba Toomba will be there!
We will be closing the shop at 2pm on Saturday Dec. 6th to meet and greet at the 2Hand Revolution.

Let's Talk Turkey

Posted by boombatoomba on November 20, 2008 at 12:21 PM Comments comments (0)

For the love of food, we are closing our doors this Thanksgiving.
We hope you will forgive us!

We will be CLOSED
Thursday and Friday 11/27 and 11/28.

We will be OPEN on SATURDAY

Eat some food!

Drive By Posting...

Posted by boombatoomba on November 14, 2008 at 11:08 PM Comments comments (39)
Quick update to let you all know that here at Boomba Toomba, we now carry
AWESOME one size pocket diapers!

They are locally made in Mcminville, Oregon by a really nice Mama. Come in today and check them out.

Oh the excitement

Posted by boombatoomba on November 10, 2008 at 11:56 PM Comments comments (0)

New at Boomba Toomba this week are some great things ...

Kaity-Bug Designs!
Like Lovely nursing covers, in darling designer fabrics!

Look stylish and comfortable
while nourishing your baby.

Also from Kaity-Bug are diaper travel totes
and fun purses for little ladies.

We now carry an Applix closure PRINT diaper cover, by ReThink Crafts from Hood River, OR!
ReThink Crafts has also adorned our shelves with Minkee lined mittens for kids. Very Comfy!

It's a birthday party!

Posted by boombatoomba on November 7, 2008 at 1:33 PM Comments comments (0)
We here at Boomba Toomba are celebrating
our very 1st Birthday!

To say thanks to all of our dear customers
We are having a birthday party!

Come out and say Hi, mingle, and oh yeah...
Shop our amazing SALE!

All kinds of things will be on sale in the shop, so stock up
for all those must have Holiday Gifts.

We look forward to seeing you.
Thanks for helping us make it to one.

New Hours!

Posted by boombatoomba on October 18, 2008 at 11:56 PM Comments comments (0)

Due to popular demand,
we are now opening Boomba Toomba
an hour earlier every day!

We are now open:
Tuesday-Friday 11am-5pm
Saturday 11am-3pm

Highly Rated

Posted by boombatoomba on October 10, 2008 at 1:57 AM Comments comments (0)
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