Hometown Entrepreneurs: The Rustic Dragonfly opens for the summer

The Rustic Dragonfly in Dumont re-opened on May 5. Hours are Thursday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Owner Bobbie Johnson can be contracted via The Rustic Dragonfly’s Facebook page.

DUMONT— Bobbie Johnson’s advice for prospective entrepreneurs is simple, “Don’t get into antiques; they’re expensive.”

     That’s advice she ignored as she turned her passion for collecting into a business. Johnson strives to offer antiques at affordable prices in her shop, The Rustic Dragonfly, on Main Street in Dumont. The Rustic Dragonfly re-opened for the summer on May 5.

     “I like antiques, and it’s an addicting habit,” Johnson said.

     She ran out of room at her house for her collections, and decided to open an antique store. 

Read more in the May 11th Tribune.