Urban Castaways

Meet Ann Cornetta, owner of Urban Castaways; a consignment shop specializing in home decor, furniture, lighting, rugs, original art, both vintage and estate jewelry, and collectibles.

Do you have a nickname? What is it?
A: Some people call me Annie

What is one food that you will not eat?
A: Venison

What was your favorite movie?
A: Under the Tuscan Sun

If someone was to give you a gift (money’s no object) what would you want?
A: A beach house.

What is your biggest fear?
A: Going on stage or talking in public.

What is the one quality you admire most in others?
A: Kindness

Where is the next place you want to visit?
A: Ireland

If you had to pick one place in town to take a tourist, where would it be?
A: A boat ride all around the Chesapeake Bay and Elizabeth River – seeing Norfolk by water.

Describe your perfect day off.
A: Having my grandchildren and taking them to the zoo.

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