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If you're in the GTA and you haven't been, stop what you're doing and go there now!

Do you remember being a kid and going to a flea market? Everything looked so organized and fancy and big and you can’t help but fall in love. 493 more words

Discovering the stash

Most people are happy enough to keep their money in the bank but some folks, be it because they have lived through a time of bank failures, or shortages such as the war; or just because they have a general mistrust of institutions, and prefer to keep their money in their sock:  Or hidden in a cupboard, or buried in the back yard, etc.   1,179 more words

Canadian Folk Art

Nova Scotia or bust

One summer, back in the late nineties we decided to take a quick trip eastward combining some antique picking and vacation activities as a fun time together with our daughter Cassandra before she left high school to go to university.  1,116 more words

Canadian Folk Art

Rain or Shine

It’s Friday May 5th , and I’m looking out the window at a constant, cold rain, with a forecast for two more solid days of rain to come, and I am feeling  grateful that I am no longer doing outdoor antique shows.  1,219 more words

Antique Shows

Little Black Book | Crystal Palace Antiques

Crystal Palace itself has become a bit of a hot bed for vintage and retro shops in recent times, but my favourite is still the original… 667 more words

Vintage

The Silver Teapot

To buy or not to buy – that is the question…

Photography

How did this whole thing get started?

The other day as a friend was about to leave,  I spotted a couple of small finger jointed pine shelves leaning against the back porch wall where they had been standing for the last six months or so.  1,131 more words

Canadian Antiques