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Large Buffet Warming Tray – Great For When You’re Juggling Several Dishes at Once!

This is a nice basic home buffet warming tray.  It has just one constant temperature (it’s either “On” or “Off”), which is “warm” not hot – and that’s what you want.  It seems pretty heavy duty, and can hold several … Continue reading

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For Bogart & Bacall Fans

A fan of old movies?  Perhaps just a fan of Bogart, or maybe only of Bacall?  Or it could be their love story that’s so fascinating?  No matter, it’s still hard to believe that such an iconic actor as Humphrey … Continue reading

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Good Sturdy Tan Corduroy Hassock – Or Perhaps Use Instead of a Dog Ramp?

My dogs are both getting old, and finding it more difficult to jump up onto the bed, which is their favorite place in the world.  In fact, my dachshund/mini schnauzer mix had a herniated disk in his neck last October, … Continue reading

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SOLD! Vintage Lane Octagonal Side Table or Pedestal

This little table is extremely well made, quite solid and beautiful.  The stripe-y highlights shown by my less-than-stellar photography are intentional by design, but aren’t nearly as pronounced in real life; I’ll get better photos soon.  The auctioneer said it … Continue reading

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SOLD! We All Need A Warm and Happy Chair!

I’m not sure why I like this chair so much… it just seems so warm and comfy, with its wide seat and small pillows.  The fabric has a soft and silky feel; it’s very pretty in a floral way.  The … Continue reading

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SOLD! Antique Inlaid Design Coffee Table with Glass Bottom Butler’s Tray

This is such a lovely set.  The glass butler’s tray with curved wood frame sets perfectly on the understated coffee table.  What joy it would be to bring to your spouse or child a cup of hot chocolate and a … Continue reading

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Two Lovely Elephant Pillows Reminiscent of India in Style and Pattern

They are just beautiful – sparkly, with sequins – they have that sense of the exotic.. Condition:  Both are in excellent, like new, condition. Dimensions:  About 15″ high x 15″ wide. FIRM Price:  $48.00, plus 5.5% Maine State Sales tax … Continue reading

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Black Aluminum Patio Set – 2 Benches, 1 Chair, 4 Side Tables – From Our Lawn & Garden Shop

This is a decent, fairly lightweight but durable patio set consisting of 2 benches, a chair and 4 side tables.  Because each piece is made of aluminum, not cast iron, you won’t see the rust that iron is prone to … Continue reading

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Special Orders – Are You Looking for Something Hard to Find?

The cobra above sold immediately after we posted it, with about a dozen people waiting in line, hoping everyone else would drop out. We monitor and/or attend dozens of estate sales and auctions every month, and speak frequently with local … Continue reading

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Wrought vs Rod vs Cast Iron – What’s the Difference?

Until doing a bit of research for this blog, I had always figured that when people said “rod” iron, they actually meant “wrought”. I didn’t know there was a difference. (Now, if I’d asked my late husband, he would have … Continue reading

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