what would fit in my carry on…

Marian ParsonsAntiques, Favorite Finds, Ironstone29 Comments

I already shared that I found several pieces in New Hampshire that I would’ve bought in a heartbeat if I had my van.  But, I didn’t. And, since my suitcase was already over 50 lbs, I could only buy things that would fit into my carry on bag. Of course, that included ironstone!  I feel like I can find ironstone anywhere … Read More

antique haul | 6.27.16

Marian ParsonsAntiques, Favorite Finds, Ironstone37 Comments

Last week, I acquired a few fun things.  One of my “pickers” brought me a load of ironstone (plus I brought in some pieces from my house) and I found some goodies at a local antique shop. Here’s a video showing everything… This is the small blue & white pitcher I mentioned in the video… Isn’t it so sweet? After … Read More

more farmhouse finds

Marian ParsonsAntiques, Favorite Finds, Ironstone36 Comments

I know May is months away, but I have learned that I can be pickier if I shop well in advance of an event.  The Lucketts Spring Market in this case.  Pickier means better goodies and better prices for my customers. So, I set out on Thursday of last week to do some shopping and I found some really great things … Read More

the transferware jackpot

Marian ParsonsAntiques, Favorite Finds, Ironstone35 Comments

I know this is going to be an incredible shock to some of you, but I love ironstone and blue transferware.  I would say it’s out of hand, but I do sell far more than I keep, so it’s not totally out of hand.  You can tell the minute you step in my house, though, that it’s a soft spot. … Read More