Hello and Welcome. I know – two blog posts in a row! The reason is I’ve got a lot of shop listings to catch up on and WordPress, in their infinite wisdom, changed their platform configuration (gack – another techno thing to learn) so I’m going to try to get a few posts up back… Continue reading Blue Ridge Collectors – This One’s For You
Welcome to my blog and Happy Friday to all. With another batch of 30 handmade (and VERY realistic) Black Widow Spiders ready to go out into the world I’m grabbing a moment to show you some of the latest listings I’ve put up in my shop Old Raven on Etsy. Vintage Crochet Flower Ring How… Continue reading Try Something New Today
First up – how’s everybody doing out there? Considering we all currently have zip codes inside the Twilight Zone, I’m almost afraid to ask. These fellows live on a shelf right next to my computer and they offer me sage advise on a daily basis. Before I post here, or on Facebook, send a text,… Continue reading Man, Have I Been Busy Listing In My Etsy Shop!!!
Welcome to September and to my Blog! Today, I’m catching up on a whole bunch of recent new listings to my shop Old Raven on Etsy. I recently purchased a box full of Antique and Vintage cast brass drawer pulls in the Victorian style. Here’s pictures and links to the first five groupings I’ve just… Continue reading Vintage & Antique Brass Drawer Pulls
Welcome One and All. I know, I kind of went AWOL there for a while. But I’ve pulled up my big girl panties and I’m determined to get my blog going again even though WordPress ‘gave me’ an all new platform to get used to. But forget about the behind the scenes work…let’s get to… Continue reading Let’s Catch Up…
Okay, so today I’m a little bit mad. Make that a lot mad! My last two posts here on my blog mentioned that I was working on replacing my Black Widow Spider stocks. This morning I Googled “faux black widow spider halloween prop” so I could see where my spiders were placing in Google’s SEOs. … Continue reading Online Shoppers – Please Read
Welcome. I hope this finds you well and filling your day with something fun and/or interesting. I’ve got three of my latest listings to show you, lets go… First up…this is a Vintage (c1940’s) Cigarette Box that’s also a Music Box. I love this piece, all that gorgeous inlaid wood and that border is actually… Continue reading Great New Listings on Old Cool Things
Hello, Hi, Howdy and Welcome! I’m almost dizzy from how fast the days are whizzing past. My shop, Old Raven on Etsy, has been very nicely busy even though traditionally this is my slow time of the year. At least the pandemic has one or two upsides to go along with its massive, overwhelming down… Continue reading Know Any Good (Bird) Divorce Lawyers?
Hello and Welcome! On my last post we discussed “things to keep us entertained” and “good reasons for doing so”. 2020 has become the year we all are trying new things to stay sane. I’ve been a cross stitcher for years and though my interest waxes and wanes, needlework has got me through some difficult (and just… Continue reading String Art and Cross Stitch Kits…The Joy of Keeping Your Hands Busy