Category Archives: Home Decor

SOLD! Ceramic Pouncing Leopard Lamp – 1950s Era

This is a very colorful lamp depicting a pouncing leopard.  I almost think it was made by someone taking a ceramics class rather than commercially produced, because of the combination of colors, but then again, research shows several variations of … Continue reading

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Hand Made Dream Catcher – From Our Wild Heart Gallery

Here’s a homemade dream catcher that I found at a recent auction.  It’s quite nice although the addition of the resin “Indian Chief” head is a bit unsettling.  If I were to keep it, I’d consider removing that piece, although … Continue reading

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SOLD! Very Nice Solid Wood Coffee Table

This coffee table is solid and lovely.  It has some nice features but is meant to be useful, not a central point of your room.  It’s a great table that will fit in with almost any decor. Condition:  It was … Continue reading

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An Old Coffee Grinder Makes a Unique Lamp Base!

This is quite a nice, working lamp with an old coffee grinder as a base, coupled with a new, matching shade… It’s clearly hand-made by someone having fun just tinkering with such things.  A great accent or conversation piece, especially … Continue reading

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Betsy Ross Plate – From Our Americana Shop

From the Homer Laughlin China Company. Historical America – Betsy Ross showing the first flag, 1777. The picture was reproduced from an original painting by Joseph Boggs Beale.  This is a lovely scalloped plate with red flowers around the outer … Continue reading

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SOLD! 1925 Hubley Cast Iron Elephant Door Stop – He’s Just Wonderful!

UPDATE: After posting this door stop a couple of days ago, I learned that our elephant is a Hubley, dating back to 1925.  So he’s nearly 100 years old, and was created by the well-known Hubley Manufacturing Company, which was … Continue reading

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Beautiful Handmade Full-Sized Quilt in Pink and Black

This quilt is just lovely with its cheerful bright pink patches tempered with the black floral ones. When I bid on this at a recent auction, I had no idea that apparently the quilt maker was related to the auctioneer … Continue reading

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SOLD! Large Driftwood … Can You See the Horse’s Head?

With just a touch of imagination, you can see the shape of a horse’s head in this fantastic piece of driftwood. That’s the way it was presented to us, and yes, we can see it! How fun and magical is … Continue reading

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SOLD! “Get Away From It All” – Distressed Look Wall Hanging

This is a nice, distressed look sign with a sea shell image, evoking thoughts of the beach! Let’s “get away from it all”! Condition:   Excellent; like new. Dimensions:  About 18″ high x 10″ wide. Price:  $10.00, plus 5.5% Maine State … Continue reading

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Antique Wicker Sewing Basket Stand, 1930s Era (?)

This is a great little wicker sewing or knitting stand, with both upper and lower storage.  Apparently the natural wicker color has been painted over in white, although not completely on the inside.  But it’s nice and clean! Condition: A … Continue reading

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