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Last week we dusted off our trusty Radio Flyer cargo wagon, and set out for the great Brimfield Antique Show in Brimfield, Massachusetts.

For one week three times a year  — in May, July, and September —  this rural hamlet in central Massachusetts becomes overrun with thousands of antique dealers, specializing in everything from from 18th century primitives to Mid-Century Modern, with about every variety and sub-specialty you can imagine. 465 more words

Cloth-covered Wire

three Murphys

As mentioned in the Brimfield post, I picked up the early example of the “challenge-type” Murphy corkscrew.   It is a welcome addition to the collection, and soon enough will be added to the… 122 more words

Vintage Corkscrew


Jacob and I went to Brimfield yesterday.

I brought home fiestaware.

Not only are my dishes useful but they are also decorative.  They add all the color to the otherwise neutral kitchen. 284 more words

A Simply Lovely Life

Happy Weekend!

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Friday again, my friends, TGIF. Even with a short week, things have been cray cray. Christa is heading to NYC tomorrow for another… 140 more words


Stealing away to Brimfield

A couple of weeks ago, the lovely personal personal trainer asked if I was going to go to the September Brimfield show. And, I had been thinking about it. 1,285 more words

Vintage Corkscrew

"Self-pulling cork screw...of new and ornamental design..."

May 30, 1986 issue of The Metal Worker

The self-pulling cork screw illustrated in figure.3 is of new and ornamental design, and has a wire cutter attached. 50 more words

Vintage Corkscrew

Brimfield Antique flea market

Being a interior designer, i just  love flea markets, In my designs, I normally like to combine the old with the new, which often enhances the sentimental value and provides some nostalgic dimension to the space.   316 more words