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November 2016

October 2016

"Cape Porpoise Trading Co. turns this flat rope into usable products, like these ruggedly handsome entry mats. Doing good by recycling old rope is a noble goal."

July 2016

"Doormat made from recycled lobster rope is good for the environment, good for style." View full article here.

April 2016

Watch our Fox News TV interview!

January 2016

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Minimizing Footprints in your home and your environment. View full article here.

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August 2015

Crafted Fairly

"We have had one of these types of rug for a couple years now but I must say Michelle's eye for color and design really set her work apart from other companies out there making them." View full write up.

"We have had one of these types of rug for a couple years now but I must say Michelle's eye for color and design really set her work apart from other companies out there making them."

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May 2015

Kennebunkport Recap: The Shops "Vastly cooler than anything you will find in Urban Outfitters, Daytrip Society is a kitsch buyers dream come true, full of quirky nautical gifts, clothing, bags, books, home goods and everything else in between. The staff is incredibly friendly and upbeat, and the store offers some truly unique gifts you are unlike to find anywhere else. A favorite item of ours were the Recycled Lobster Rope Matsby Cape Porpoise Trading Co."

Kennebunkport Recap: The Shops

"Vastly cooler than anything you will find in Urban Outfitters, Daytrip Society is a kitsch buyers dream come true, full of quirky nautical gifts, clothing, bags, books, home goods and everything else in between. The staff is incredibly friendly and upbeat, and the store offers some truly unique gifts you are unlike to find anywhere else. A favorite item of ours were the Recycled Lobster Rope Matsby Cape Porpoise Trading Co."

December 2014

Ashley Mersereau Holiday Gift Guide

"Michelle is making gorgeous, colorful doormats and other decor from discarded lobster rope on the coast of Maine where she lives.  She is passionate about what she does, and it shows in her work.  We are now the proud owners of one of her beautiful door mats (thanks Michelle!) and we love it!"

"Michelle is making gorgeous, colorful doormats and other decor from discarded lobster rope on the coast of Maine where she lives.  She is passionate about what she does, and it shows in her work.  We are now the proud owners of one of her beautiful door mats (thanks Michelle!) and we love it!"

July 2014

Bangor Daily News