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Now We Can Have Nice Things?

A couple weeks ago, we did a very old-person kind of thing: we picked up Trav and took him to Almonte for brunch at Heirloom… 356 more words


Mud Pies

Tea sets trimmed with prissy pink tulips

Placed on grass linens by tiny hands

Sisters hard at play in sand and water

Mold dirt like baker’s dough… 86 more words

Little known Dolly Cliff, sister of Clarice

You might be forgiven for thinking these are art deco designs by Clarice Cliff, and as they are marked AJ Wilkinson, where Clarice was apprenticed at the age of 17 years, then the assumption would be understandable.   143 more words

Art Deco Empire ware and some Johnson Brothers Pareek too.

For some reason this gorgeous tea set was never popular.  I acquired it in a large lot and thought it was absolutely gorgeous.  Pretty shapes, with a slight art deco twist but most likely from the 1930s and of course, gorgeous colours.   140 more words

Art Deco

How To Choose The Right Toys For Toddlers

To toddlers, everything in the world is brand new. They have just found their feet, just discovered the power of their first words, and just determined what happens if they pull the cat’s tail for the fourth time in ten minutes. 397 more words

Fun Things

Sharing sneak peak of our store items

We wanted to share a sneak peak of one of our stores. We have so much more unique authentic pieces going back to 1899. I will be blogging about each feature item in the weeks to come.  51 more words


Cute January Sales items your home will Love From Dunnes Stores

I love a good bargain but I also love adding items to the home that you will adore this January I picked up some beautiful pieces from Dunnes Stores saving myself almost half the price. 201 more words