In August, some London auctions shut down for a month. They will re-open in September. Portobello is open all year. Luckily we get interesting collectors from abroad. A charming couple collecting bead work arrived from Moscow. They recommended a book by Elena Yurova on traditional Russian beadwork and embroidery. Amazon have some second hand copies as it costs over £100.

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Cometh the sunshine, cometh the warmer weather, goeth the money! I don't know if you do, but a drop of sunshine and I feel the sap rising. I can't wait to get out and about and see what new delights a

January 2019 Happy new Year.

Well any one visiting Britain may think we have all taken leave of our senses over the Brexit Debates. Goodness knows when it will all get resolved. At the moment we are all trying to ignore it, bury

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