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  • Classic Blue Pantone Colour Of The Year

    "We are living in a time that requires trust and faith. It is this kind of constancy and confidence that is expressed by Pantone 19-405 Classic Bl...
  • The Urban Vintage Christmas Hamper Case

    Pre and Post Christmas feasting time is approaching.  So i'm sharing with you some uniquely presented hamper ideas featuring a delicious select...
  • Unique Gifts For Someone Who Has Everything

     Gift buying is hard enough as it is let alone having to think outside the box, in order to figure out what that 'difficult to shop for person' w...
  • A Sustainable Coffee Affair

    Be Inspired by brewing quality sustainable coffee at home whilst serving in our caffein friendly antiques as part of your morning and evening cof...
  • The Affairs Of The Goth Kelly

    The Goth Kelly a Vintage Suitcase with Monogram A I     I don’t like to talk in cliché’s, but I have to say whenever I get opened by my new owner...
  • FORK ANXIETY

    ‘Tradition’ is not a good enough reason to keep on doing something. Especially if you are not comfortable with it. Reason I quote this is less tha...
  • THE REAL PACKAGING RULES

    When it comes to packaging, I read a lot of posts from brands and suppliers, on how they are using recyclable materials in their packaging and ...
  • Caring For Your Antique Glass

    Here are some useful tips to help you look after and clean your old and antique glass finds and possessions.    With your glass vessel don’t le...
  • The Affairs Of The Stripper Aston

    The Striper Aston a Bristol blue Decanter set and stand We two treasures are the only ladies permitted in the drawing room after hours. Sisters; t...
  • The Most Awesome Eggs

    Eggs are not just for Easter. So here are the best and most awesome  ones we have come across. With some help from our social media followers I ha...
  • Behind The Brand - Researching Is Just As Important As The Sourcing

    While always having a passion for antiques, my life before now was spent working with amazing brands in men’s and women’s wear, surf wear, high end...
  • The Affairs Of The Groom George

    WRITTEN BY JOHN TUTTLE  The Groom George a Silver Egg Coddler with eagle finial   Upon four dainty, curved limbs the bulk of my frame stands, ere...