Tag Archives: Vintage

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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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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April 1st and no joke!

Hello all! Yes, we return on April 1st, and it’s no joke! Sadly we missed our first event of the year with the weather chaos, and despite me travelling a little that weekend, and not going far, I saw both … Continue reading

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Sorry Folks! Schedule Change!

Hello all! Just a quick note to say that due to weather forecasts and the amount of  concern for travelling on the roads, we have decided to change plan and not have our fair this Sunday March 4th. We will … Continue reading

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The Pressure is on now!?

Hello All! Wow, what a bright sunny day on Sunday and so clear, could see for miles. Tonight, well, minus 3 here, which not cold for many, but the Camelia is well wrapped as it was doing so well this … Continue reading

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Coldstream!

Coldstream, weather forecast? No! Gordon Bennet? No not him either, maybe a relative though! Robert Bennet was a Cabinet maker, Upholsterer and Undertaker in Coldstream. I found the label underneath a Gypsy Table, and here it is. With the change … Continue reading

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Getting Ready!?

Bibury Village Hall will be the location for us to return to from March 4th, won’t be long now! We will be on show until and including our November event. Call in and see who will be with us, and … Continue reading

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Curling for Bibury!

Wow, with all the Olympic excitement about Curling, and I must admit, I do fancy having a go, it somehow is, I think, slowly exciting, addictive perhaps, and a mixture of lots, the target and actions a cross between archery, … Continue reading

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Back to School

Well, I gather school is back to normal, and as the Bibury Antiques Fair becomes closer, I thought this vintage folding desk was appropriate to be featured on the page. What a handy item, being able to be folded reasonably … Continue reading

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Pleased to be seated!

Here, and on show  at the next Bibury Antiques Fair is an Oxfords Windsor Armchair made by Stephen Hazell and stamped on the rear of the seat as is often the case. This has been thoroughly tidied, waxed and buffed … Continue reading

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