Hello Everyone! Are you keeping busy? It’s such a surreal time – sometimes it feels like the clock has stopped ticking all together and then at other moments I’m think I just got up and the day has already gone and I’m not sure what I got accomplished today. Okay, that’s not going to work… Continue reading Putz (Miniature) Houses
It’s SPRING – yeah!!!! Daffodils, hyacinth and primrose are popping up everywhere. And sunshine…lemon yellow and warm…it just feels SO good. Today I’ve been working on switching out an old listing, updating it and adding two new listings in conjunction to it because WOW have I been collecting Antique Pen Nib Boxes. This collection represents… Continue reading Calligraphers – MORE Nib Storage Tins
Hello everyone. Like everyone else, my husband and I are ‘sheltering in place’ – we haven’t gone to full quarantine here in Boise, yet. But one thing that became immediately apparent across the country is the lack of toilet paper. This sounds a little comic on the surface but of course, it’s pretty serious if… Continue reading The Bidet – It’s Not Just For Europe Anymore
What’s new everybody? For me – it’s flash back time. And in the ‘weird and wonderful’ category – I was out browsing through my favorite ‘sourcing’ store yesterday and came across this… …bet your thinking ‘huh’? But it’s not the old coral colored sweater, it’s the snap covers and the story behind them. Over three… Continue reading Sweater Deja Vu
Welcome All! I have a blast from the past today – Lucite Candles. These are ‘permanent’ candles – you don’t burn them and they are strictly for decor purposes. But they do that very well indeed. These candles were made by a company in San Clemente, CA whose specialty was making candle holders, particularly out… Continue reading Lucite Confetti Candles by Gregorian Copper
Saturday the 7th and already one full week in to March. Spring is starting to push Old Man Winter towards his bed and a well deserved long sleep, I say – nighty night. Today I’ve got MOP jewelry to share. MOP (Mother of Pearl) items seem to do very well in my shop. I’ve had… Continue reading Mid Century Vintage MOP Earrings – Wedding Gift???
It’s Friday – Alright! We’ve been enjoying warmer weather in my neck of the woods, even a few crocus are blooming – such a welcome sight after the dull grays and browns of winter. And when the bulbs start coming up I think of Easter and today I have the perfect treat to tuck in… Continue reading Vintage 1950’s Laying Chicken Toy – Easter