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Fours Seasons in a Day

If only the weather would make up it’s mind. One day it’s Spring the next Winter. What to wear, especially in Portobello, is a problem It probably makes life difficult for visitors.They have to concentrate on what to put on rather than what to buy.

This month brought me some interesting items, a collection of scent bottles and some charming objets de vertu. You may have noticed there a fewer sales dedicated to ‘Objets de Vertu. It is because they are becoming hard to find, not always enough for an entire sale. It was amazing to find a ‘Train’ thimble. The first for the Thimble Society. The first stirrings of the new year’s antiques delights are beginning. Check your spending money and umbrellas to prepare for the hunt. Good luck.

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March Madness 2019

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

February 2019 the Daffodils are out.

Is there anything more joyful than seeing the early bulbs braving the chilly weather and coming up for another year to cheer us up. Going to visit country Antiques Fairs is a pleasure looking at the

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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