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1940’s Kaminow Crochet or Knitting Tinsel

Hello – I hope you’re enjoying your Sunday. Today I have an Estate Sale find, TWO pristine spools of Kaminow Tinsel for Crocheting or Knitting. We might be just a tad spoiled today as we can easily track down “specialty” threads, cords and yarns in an nearly endless variety of colors, finishes and weights. But… Continue reading 1940’s Kaminow Crochet or Knitting Tinsel

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Vintage Crochet Throw Pillows w/ Purple Roses – Shabby Chic Beautiful

Whew!  I made it through a full moon on Friday the 13th but not without some weirdness, most of which was good weird, so I’m happy to laugh and keep going. But what’s new in my shop?  Well, I’m going to show you: A pair of Vintage (probably early mid century) handmade crochet throw pillows. … Continue reading Vintage Crochet Throw Pillows w/ Purple Roses – Shabby Chic Beautiful

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Hull Pottery – Water Lily Vase – Perfect

I hope everyone takes a moment today to remember those lost on this date in history – America remembers you. But time helps heal the pain and beauty soothes the soul.  Today I offer a bit of beauty that has come through time. This is Hull Pottery made in the USA in the 1940s (another… Continue reading Hull Pottery – Water Lily Vase – Perfect

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Mid Century California Ceramics – Collectibles

Yay, it’s Saturday!  I hope you’re out having fun (but of course you check for awesome blog posts before you go to bed). This is my second post for Avis Wright mid-century California Ceramics.  Look at that face – isn’t she beautiful!?! This darling girl in her pretty dress accented in gold was meant to… Continue reading Mid Century California Ceramics – Collectibles

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Original 1925 Pompeian Beauty Panel ‘Yard Long’ Print – Beauty Gained…

Happy Friday Everyone! I’m not saying there aren’t some amazing advertisements out there today but I’m not sure I would call them ‘art’ in the classic sense. This is an original advertisement for Pompeian Beauty products from 1925 – and it’s absolutely gorgeous! This is what is called a “Yard Long” print and they are… Continue reading Original 1925 Pompeian Beauty Panel ‘Yard Long’ Print – Beauty Gained…

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Halloween Cat Paper Doll Banner Kit

As promised – my Halloween Banner! But this isn’t just any old ordinary banner – it’s articulated cat paper dolls!!! There’s six different kitties on this garland of ghouls.  Their arms, legs and heads all move. There’s also 7 different Halloween themed flags that go with this banner.  Plus 10 feet of jute cord and… Continue reading Halloween Cat Paper Doll Banner Kit

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The Cat’s Meow Village – 13 Piece Lot

Hello everybody – anyone into The Cat’ Meow?  These are block structures made from 3/4 inch wood and then painted to represent anything from an Historical structure to scenery items or even events or markers. This is a ‘Woman Owned Business’ that started in 1982 by Faline Jones.  I’m sure she had no idea what… Continue reading The Cat’s Meow Village – 13 Piece Lot