Downton Abbey Addicts: Downton Abbey Addicts Giveaway: Win a Copy of Behind the Scenes at Downton Abbey!. My favorite Downton Abbey blog is having a giveaway!
I have discovered a series of books written by Olive Hyde Foster and published in the early 1900s. I can’t find any of them for sale though! Drats! The Series was titled “Practical Arts For Little Girls” and there were 5 books: Cookery for Little Girls Gardening for Little Girls Sewing for Little Girls Housekeeping for Little Girls Work and… Read more →
Mid Century Starburst Wall Clock by PEAKaBooVintage on Etsy.
Vintage 1940 Corona Comet Portable Typewriter by PEAKaBooVintage.
I’ve been spending a lot of time on my cookbook collection. Here is a peek at my bookcase… Yesterday I won on auction this beauty… I can’t wait until it arrives 2 more books are up that I am hoping for this week. Cross your fingers for me! I would love to see your collection.
1950s Singer Spartan 192K Sewing Machine with by PEAKaBooVintage.
Well the world moves and changes so fast sometimes it’s hard to keep up. We’ve been away for awhile living life. I’ve been building my cookbook collection and getting my kids settled into school and all their associated activities. But it is time to get serious again. We have been long time devoted sellers on Etsy since 2009. We have… Read more →
Vintage Copeland Spode’s Tower Coffee Pot by PEAKaBooVintage.
Large Letterpress Wood Type 61 Pieces by PEAKaBooVintage on Etsy.
I was chatting with my pen pal Victoria in the UK today. We discussed our shared obsession with old books, especially Mrs. Beeton’s cookery books. I had taken a break from Mrs. Beeton but the conversation got me itching to start searching again. One book she tracked down for me was “Beeton’s All About Everything”. I promptly ordered it for… Read more →