Antiques, Decor, Ireland, Tiles, Whimsey

MAJOLICA

I love the old fireplace tiles we have – antiques from the late 1800s & early 1900s. John took these from old cast iron fireplaces when he had a fireplace & antique store in Dublin. We offer some of those antiques for sale here and in Ireland. I have copied an article from the Minton… Read More MAJOLICA

Furniture, Ireland, Whimsey, Wood

HAND TURNED PEN SETS-Do you know what BUBINGA is???

The first pen set you see was made in our shop in Ireland {This shop has the lathe} with a wood called Bubinga. Bubinga is an African Hardwood, specifically an Equatorial Africa of western Africa including Gabon, Congo, and Angola. sometimes called the African Rosewood, it may resemble other hardwood mahogany wood from South American.… Read More HAND TURNED PEN SETS-Do you know what BUBINGA is???

Decor & Design, Stitchery, Uncategorized, Whimsey

RUSTIC BARN Our friend at YarnsWhimsey has aded a cross stitch item by J

Our friend Yarns N Whimsey has just added another Cross Stitch creation by J to their Facebook and Etsy Shop She has over 20 years experience in cross stitch art- some of her large work selling in the $hundreds. Best know for a series of large framed seasonal Angels, she also has collections of country… Read More RUSTIC BARN Our friend at YarnsWhimsey has aded a cross stitch item by J