Antiques

Everyday Elegance

August 27, 2020

For many years I have used my fancy dishes, even for my morning breakfast. Now that we have been at home more than ever, it seems especially important that this is the time to use them. Why save special plates for company or holidays? Pull out your grandmother/s china. Even...

Today’s Find

July 2, 2016

Picked Up This Antique Blue & White English Dish Today. I Absolutely Love It! ???

19th Century Korean Chest

September 5, 2015

My long awaited birthday present finally arrived early this afternoon. I had been wanting a 19th Century Korean Chest for a couple of years and decided that this was the year that I would get one. This particular chest is about 5 inches shorter than I wanted, but have decided...

Fruit Painting

November 2, 2014

I love to collect oil paintings to hang on the walls of my house. Last weekend I picked up this fruit & plate paiting at an antique gallery in Stamford, CT.  

Vintage Plates

September 4, 2014

I love antique and vintage plates. I love it when I stumble upon unique and pretty ones. They are perfect for serving cookies, little sandwiches, or whatever your heart desires.  Here is the latest vintage plate that I recenlty picked up.  

Vintage Autumn Dessert Plates

September 28, 2013

Yesterday I found these wonderful Vintage Autumn Dessert Plates.  I am thrilled to have found them and picked them for cheap too! Sometimes it's the little things that make life fun. 

Today’s Favorite Find

December 2, 2012

Today I Found This Wonderful Vintage Spode Plate For Only $12

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