An American in Wexford, Antiques, Decor & Design, Furniture, Ireland, Tutorials and Information

The Art of Furniture Restoration

As you know we are in Ireland. John is redesigning bits of antique furniture for use in a more modern and smaller home than the large mini-mansions that once housed these huge pieces. I showed you the old Rocco elaborate dresser piece the other day. He removed two pieces from a similar dresser. John is… Read More The Art of Furniture Restoration

Antiques, Decor, Decor & Design, Dining, kitchen, farmhouse, HOME N GARDEN, Treadle Sewing Machine furiture, Wood

OUR LAST TWO DRAWER BOX

TREADLE SEWING MACHINE DRAWERS This is our last treadle sewing machine drawer set.  I think it is perfect for a Krubs coffee pod holder…but you may have a slew of other uses.This two drawer set is made of tiger oak with  a very rich veneer.  We added crystal pulls and it really makes a gorgeous… Read More OUR LAST TWO DRAWER BOX

Antiques, Decor & Design, Furniture, Treadle Sewing Machine furiture, Uncategorized

THE BELL AND LAMP …sounds like a pub but its a table

In Great Britain and Ireland they have named their pubs many different names and types of names. Wikipedia lists a plethora of names and headings for pubs- names for animals, royalty, animals. etc. Also in Great Britain and Ireland, many pubs have tables made from a cast iron base in black and an oak top… Read More THE BELL AND LAMP …sounds like a pub but its a table

Antiques, Furniture, Ireland

Rich Green Fireplace Tiles Made in England Taken from Irish Home

The tiles are 4-inch standard size with the framed unit measuring 27 inches long, 9 inches wide, and 1 inch high. We’ve got another item available! This rare mahogany-framed wall art piece is handmade with tender love and care. The tiles of the art piece are 3 Dunhill Pottery majolica pottery glazed tiles, separated by… Read More Rich Green Fireplace Tiles Made in England Taken from Irish Home