Monday, April 11, 2016

These are a few of my Favorite Things...

Antique Books - Jameson Sacred and Legendary Art - Art History - Houghton Mifflin 1891 - Leather Binding - Saints Heros Marbled Paper
Cannot ever have enough antique leather marbled books, you know?  via

18th Century Needlepoint Armchair 1
18th C. Needlepoint Chair can be found here

Found these beautiful things
while shopping online recently.
Thought I would share them.


Antique English Barley Twist Candle Holders
Vintage style barley twist candlesticks found here.

Frame this great print from 1888. Buy it here!

Two of my favorite things --- tortoise shell and sterling! Perfect

Burgundy Leather Chesterfield Loveseat 1
A little Chesterfield is always nice ---- via

If you would like to own this handsome fellow, link here.

Beautiful old English tea caddy can be purchased HERE

Everyone needs a great old set of sleigh bells. These were found via

Vintage Aubusson-style verdure tapestry  - via

23602E: Monumental Antique Georgian Mahogany 4 Door Bookcase
Gorgeous Georgian Mahogany Bookcase - go see the close-ups on this piece! LOVE

Antique Lipscombe English water crock.... stunning!

19th Century Federal Mahogany Work Table
This lovely Federal style table is for sale right here


Rebecca said...

None of your "Favorite Things" surprised me! I can see any or ALL of them carefully positioned around your incredibly handsome home ♥

MarmePurl said...

Sterling and tortoise shell. Enough said.

Susan Freeman said...

Everything is stunning and everything I love too!

Big Texas Hugs,
Susan and Bentley

Sarah said...

So fun to see a post from you, my friend! Of course I'm crushing over the silver and tortoise shell ink well. Did you add this to your home? ;-)
Hope all is well. Happy Spring!

Karen said...

I love your favorite things! They are my favorite things too. I've missed your posts. I follow you on Instagram and that's great, but I do love hearing about what you've been up to, what treasures you've found or are searching for. Happy spring.

The French Hutch said...

Missed you. Boy do I love shopping with you. Beautiful chesterfield.
Hope you are enjoying your spring……….

Linda @ Itsy Bits And Pieces said...

Lots of beautiful eye the old binoculars!

Shirley@Housepitality Designs said...

Oh what beautiful things!!....I am always on the lookout for great marbled leather bound books...such a wonderful addition to any decor! Have a great week!

Pura Vida said...

Oh such fun to see

Karena Albert said...

Alison these are all lovely finds to add to your collected and artful home!

The Arts by Karena

Shenita @ Embellishments by SLR said...

Alison, all of your favorite things are beautiful! I would be happy with any of them!