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Halloween Desk Decor – ATB Art Cube

Finally – I know I’ve mentioned that this ATB would be “coming up next” and I did have the project completed for a little while but the dog gone pictures seem to take forever to get right.   And the fact is, they’re still not very good in the sense that the pictures do not properly show the… Continue reading Halloween Desk Decor – ATB Art Cube

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Antique 1880’s Pressboard File Drawers

Sunshine and Spring wishes to you all! Yesterday I made time to visit a crafting recycle store and was treated to an amazing surprise.  14 Antique document file drawers made of pressboard. Pressboard is a sturdy rigid paperboard stock with a smooth, distinctive finish which has a marbleized look – you’ve probably seen it before as… Continue reading Antique 1880’s Pressboard File Drawers

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Collectible Lucite Salad Bowls by Regaline

Hey everyone – how’s your day going? Spring is trying very hard to push Old Man Winter out the door here but it’s still well below freezing at night.   But today we have sunshine, at least! And I found this waiting for me in my front yard garden – the first blossom of 2019!  Primrose… Continue reading Collectible Lucite Salad Bowls by Regaline

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I Love A Mystery…

…which is a good thing because I have no idea what this thing is! I just listed it in my Etsy shop Old Raven.  Click here to visit the listing:  https://www.etsy.com/listing/678337587/vintage-metal-document-keeper?ref=shop_home_active_1 A few details:  This is a metal cylinder.  It’s almost 6″ long.  The metal looks to have a silver overlay.  It has two metal… Continue reading I Love A Mystery…

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Vintage Jacquard Jacobean Throw Pillows

I love Estate Sales!  You just never know what you’re going to find.  In this instance it was a huge linen closet packed full of rich accent pieces such as these decorative throw pillow cases.   Orange is this year’s HOT color pick and these lovely pillows are going to fit right in.  This is… Continue reading Vintage Jacquard Jacobean Throw Pillows