Be creative when making the bags for your sachets. Consider using vintage linens—like delicate handkerchiefs—to make a satchel.

The Victorian Art of Flowers

Today the practice of giving flowers is still a welcome tradition, even though the secret coded messages are a thing … Continue reading

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Recycling in the Victorian Era

“Going green” isn’t a new thing–it’s been around for ages. In fact, the Victorians did it through hand-me-downs and by … Continue reading

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How to Spot Fraud

In the antiques world, it’s easy to be conned into paying a large amount for an item of lesser value. … Continue reading

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How to Find Valuable Antiques at Flea Markets

Do you ever wonder how seasoned antique enthusiasts always seem to find one-of-a-kind treasures?  Laurie Gaines of the West Palm … Continue reading

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How to Display Victorian Flues & Where to Find Them

In a recent collectible spotlight, we brought you a bit of history on the traditional Victorian flue, used often as … Continue reading

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Victorian Collectible Spotlight: Catching the Flue

A spring ritual for the Victorians was to hang a decorative flue cover in front of a room’s chimney opening … Continue reading

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Victorian Flea Market Roundup: West Palm Beach Antiques Festival

Use your weekends to decorate your home with one-of-a-kind treasures. We’ve rounded up some of the best flea markets. The … Continue reading

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Victorian Flea Market Roundup: Scott Antique Markets

Still scouring the ends of the earth for great flea markets? Look no further–we’ve done our research and have discovered some … Continue reading

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Victorian Flea Market Roundup: Shaker Village

Shaker Village Antiques Show and Sale (800) 734-5611 or shakervillageky.org     The Shaker Village Antiques Show and Sale brings … Continue reading

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Victorian Flea Market Roundup:Walnut AMVETs Antique Show

Familiarize yourself with the United States–take a road trip and visit some of the most unique flea markets across the … Continue reading