Tag Archives: Antiques

Summer Calls!

Hello again folks! The sound of summer in parts of Britain can be heard by certain birds, well, here is a vintage, (most likely Victorian), bird call. Made to be used in one hand, holding steady, whilst twisting the round … Continue reading

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Feeling Cornered? Shelve it in a Cabinet!

Wow! What a find, I love it, but what does everyone else think? I think here I have saved a potentially fabulous, mostly Elm corner cabinet from, the  1760’s (ish), from the fire! Why? Well, simply because I like it! … Continue reading

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Help from “Cat Corner”!

Hello all. Yes, only 7 more Sundays to go before we will be on show at Bibury Village Hall! (April 7th, 2019). Here’s our every helpful cat hiding my diary, whilst I am trying to ensure all is in place … Continue reading

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Sweet Valentine

Happy Valentine’s Day Folks! Some of you may not know that St. Valentine is one of Beekeepings patron Saints, there are several! St. Ambrose, St. Benedict, St. Gregory, St. Bartolomew, St. Gobnait, St. Kharlamii, St. Dominic also called St. Modomnoc,  … Continue reading

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It’s a summer-var stand!

Well, strictly not, but as ever I can’t resist a bad pun! Recently I have tidied up a small stand for a client and to their delight, I called it a Samovar Stand, possibly the prettiest one I have ever … Continue reading

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June is about to be! Time for tea?

I’m pleased to say our next Bibury Fair is this coming Sunday, 3rd June! Why not splash about and pop by the River Coln, find us near the church, opposite end from The Trout Farm and Swan Hotel, but near … Continue reading

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One year ago!

Hello! Here is a photograph of the river and The Swan Hotel in Bibury, and behind me the river runs next to the road and goes past The Village Hall, where Bibury Antiques Fair will be on show on Sunday … Continue reading

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