Not a Gimmick This is not a trick design feature. I am stacking fireplace mantles simply because I have too many hearths and mantles, and too few places to put them. So I placed this deep black hearth directly over the opening of the flat pine fireplace mantle. To the unsuspecting eye, it all blends […]
Locations I am delighted to have a new space in another shop. I am now a dealer at 101 Treasures in Wilton, New Hampshire. I am still in my flagship location at Covey House in Fitzwilliam, NH. Why 101 Treasures? Friends are often perplexed when they hear I have spaces in various shops. They’ll often […]
Tia asked me to visit the Victor School on Career Day, to discuss Blogging. I have so much to talk about, I don’t know if I’ll have enough time.
Say Cheese! Well, Cheese Press would be a more accurate term. I found this old hand-crafted press at a New Hampshire flea market, for a few bucks. It is amazingly well-constructed, out of oak. The lumber is all full-dimension 2 inch stock. It is mortise and tenon joinery, with dowels. The bottom, I guess what […]
My little bit of Covey House The corner designated as “Suzanne’s Cottage” located at Covey House, has been very busy this month. Last week I brought most of what you see in this photo. And today, I have filled my car with a whole load of bigs and smalls. Repurposing Fun The “clock” was a […]
This old wooden toolbox is of my items currently on display at Covey House in Fitzwilliam, NH. Clare Rose-Howard has a beautiful shop right on the Common. It is classic New England. ToolBoxes I love finding small chests and old wooden toolboxes. I know they were commonplace items used by common everyday laborers. When I was […]