Welcome to a new day. One of the best things about Estate Sale shopping is you never know what you’re going to find. This time it was a couple of rare Antique Barber scissors tucked in with a couple of old sewing scissors in a crazy jumble of sewing supplies and craft odds and ends.… Continue reading Antique Genovese and Vogel Scissors
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
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
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…
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
Newly listed in my shop – this is a Vintage kitchen tool that you could put in a collection, but better yet – put it in your kitchen drawer. This guy may have been made in the 1930’s but it still works great! Stuck on lids have met their match. The handle is wood with the original… Continue reading TOP OFF – It’s a What???
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