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Repurposed Tart Tins Christmas Trees

Hello everyone and now, with Thanksgiving in the rear view mirror, it’s all eyes locked on Christmas. A few blogs back I mentioned a project in progress – Tart Tin Christmas Trees.  You’ve probably seen other Christmas items made out of upcycled tart tins such as Christmas tree ornaments but these trees are a new… Continue reading Repurposed Tart Tins Christmas Trees

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ME (Mary Engelbreit) Scottie Dog Cookie Jar

Hello everyone, and Happy Holiday week – Thanksgiving – yeahhhhhhh.  (Food’s a biggie with me, can you tell?) So, today I just listed something that’s near and dear to my heart – Mary Engelbreit’s (ME) Scottie Dog Cookie Jar.  Near and dear because I had three of these adorable Scottie dogs over the years.  Two… Continue reading ME (Mary Engelbreit) Scottie Dog Cookie Jar

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Ardalt Verithin Set of Candle Holders (with a SURPRISE)

Happy Saturday to All.  Whew, that was a busy week wasn’t it? Take a peek at today’s new shop listing – A Pair of Ardalt Candle Holders.  These clever little porcelain floral baskets appear to be just, and only, that – baskets of flowers. But SURPRISE, the center rose in each bouquet lifts out to… Continue reading Ardalt Verithin Set of Candle Holders (with a SURPRISE)

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Prohibition Era Diamond Patterned Amber Rittenhouse Whiskey Bottle

Good Friday to you all and thanks for joining me here. Isn’t it strange how things can seem to go in waves?  For instance, lately as I’ve been pickin’ for the Vintage and Antique side of my shop I’ve come across a number of glass items such as a unique pint milk bottle, three manganese… Continue reading Prohibition Era Diamond Patterned Amber Rittenhouse Whiskey Bottle

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Eva Zeisel Arizona Teapot – Hallcraft

Yea – it’s almost Friday!  Good to ‘see’ you and welcome. Today’s new shop offering is an extremely rare mid century teapot designed by Eva Zeisel and produced by Hallcraft. Eva Zeisel was known for her hands on, user friendly designs and for her significant role in establishing the “mid century modern” style. Just look… Continue reading Eva Zeisel Arizona Teapot – Hallcraft

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Antique Murano Glass Wedding Cake Bead Necklace and Earrings Set

Welcome and an excellent day to you. As promised, the Venetian Murano Glass Wedding Cake Bead Necklace (and matching earrings).  No one really knows when/where the “Wedding Cake” term began but you can see why – each one of these beads look like they’re the special pastry treat at a party. But what’s even more… Continue reading Antique Murano Glass Wedding Cake Bead Necklace and Earrings Set

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Trio of Purple (Manganese) Perfume Bottles – The Final Installment

So, how’s your Monday going?  Thanks for popping in. My previous two posts have been about Antique/Vintage collectible glass perfume bottles and today I’m wrapping up this batch of beauties. All three of these perfume bottles are lovely and quite unique.  They do share a couple of commonalities – they’re all three glass and, it… Continue reading Trio of Purple (Manganese) Perfume Bottles – The Final Installment

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Unusual Prince Matchabelli Perfume Bottle – Collectors Input Appreciated

Hello and Good Morning, Afternoon or Evening to All. I’ve got a mystery!  And as it happens, I love mysteries.  A recent pickin’ expedition had me coming home with three lovely Antique/Vintage glass bottles – all purple glass.  Two of them, I’m positive, are manganese glass. But this one, hmmmm, I just don’t know. This… Continue reading Unusual Prince Matchabelli Perfume Bottle – Collectors Input Appreciated