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Governor Baxter in Down East Magazine!

The October issue of Down East magazine features a three-page article about our Topsham Maine store: Pejepscot Purchase. Check out the photos! Get the issue on the news stand while you can, or direct from the Down East website.

Here's a sneak preview:

Giving It His Vest Shot

With a new shop and some high-profile partnerships, a scion of Governor Percival Baxter goes all in on his passion for vintage-style outerwear.
BY ADRIENNE PERRON The Filson x Governor Baxter Reversible Vest costs $495, looks like something Kevin Costner might wear on Yellowstone and—on my 5-foot-3 frame, anyway—is shockingly heavy. When I try one on at Pejepscot Purchase, Topsham’s pleasantly cluttered nostalgic-outerwear emporium, it’s like sliding into my burliest winter coat: the vest feels as sturdy as armor, as comforting as a weighted blanket.
All but one of the Filson x Governor Baxter Reversible Vests sold within 24 hours...


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