Rare and Beautiful

Today is the first Saturday of the month and our small town flea market was in session. It’s been awhile since I’ve been to the local market because my work schedule has kept me from it, however, today I was without obligation. I awoke this morning with the market on my mind. I love the … More Rare and Beautiful

Found Things

These are all flea market collections that I found while foraging around south England.   They are very sweet little things indeed, and they are all on my fireplace mantel, waiting for something to be done with them. And here’s something that I found on Corey Amaro’s blog, Tongue in Cheek.  This paper artist from … More Found Things


My 1970’s French doggie with a beret. My sister and I found him at a flea market in Hampshire. He spoke to me and I couldn’t resist. My little British doggie with no beret. She speaks to me as well and in this photo she was telling me to come in from the workshop and … More Chien

Treasure Hunting

This morning I packed up our car – with dog in tow – and drove up to the Cotswolds to visit my mother-in-law. We both love scouring antique shops and flea markets for pretty things. I shopped while my mother-in-law chatted with the local shop keepers and caught up on the news about town. Tonight … More Treasure Hunting