Passion around antiques and gifts run deep in partners and sister-in-laws, Dee Dee Lee and Susie Creger. Dee Dee and husband Jim’s previous experience includes running an antique mall in a historic church and participating in antique shows throughout the Washington area. Susie and husband Chet have been involved in the antique and gift business off and on since 1980, the latest was running a shop in Langley, Whidbey Island.
Together the four opened their latest venture, Homestead General Store, in May 2019. Housed in a turn of the century brick building that used to be the town’s grocery store, it is now filled with unique gifts and a wide range of antiques.