Stopped by the Local Thrift Store today, generally not the best day of the week to encounter “finds” of any kind. So I thought it interesting that today, of all days, I would find this Made in England bone china teacup and saucer. Strange how things happen sometimes. Of course I had to buy it.
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In general during my thrift shop travels I do not look for dishes. I look for vases and other pottery and glass pieces usable in the business. Occasionally I’ll stumble upon a plate or two that is damaged by chips or cracks but may be of value to people I know who use them for […]
Vintage Ice Bucket While in Augusta, we stopped in a few shops that were thrift shops or multiple dealer antique stores. The thrift stores were scary, with nothing I cared to even touch — though I did see people buying a lot of things. The multiple dealer shops offering antiques and collectibles were much more […]
Victorian Chair Sunday morning I looked at Craigslist furniture-by-owner listings. Force of habit, really. I am not seriously looking for anything other than a matched set of two chairs suitable for a guest room and keeping my options open for storage possibilities for the office. Craigslist leisure browsing really. I do secretly dream of finding […]