Vintage “tech” gadgets

Lights, camera, action! We’ve all seen the old movie sets with their behemoth lighting fixtures and bulky cameras filling tins with celluloid film. Pre-digital era, photos were taken with large boxy cameras, printed and enjoyed on heavy card stock, movies were projected on noisy equipment. Before cameras on our phones, and myriad projection methods, these […]

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Al Fresco dinning weather

Summer’s heat waves are over, and cool weather is on it’s way, this is the perfect time for those last outdoor picnics and barbecues… And what’s more fun than sitting around a table outside sharing a great meal, relaxing with friends and/or family? Here’s a peek at some of the great outdoor table sets we […]

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Pretty in pink

We love pink, that delicate and romantic shade of color that makes everything it graces that much lovelier. Pink; in many ways, it’s the universal color of love… it’s sweet, nice, playful, cute, feminine, and tender. It’s the iconic color of bubble gum, flowers, babies, little girls, cotton candy. Everything’s prettier in pink!  

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Fall is in the air!

Autumn is upon us, the promise of hot spiced cider, bonfires, and upcoming holidays. The evening air is crisp and chilly, leaves are beginning to turn… it’s just the time to begin preparing for Fall festivities, and we’ve got a wide variety of items to help you set the tone!          

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Young at Heart

We love vintage toys! Some of us still have our childhood treasures, and whether it’s an old Teddy Bear, a beloved doll, or a collection of toy cars or trains, these comforting little pieces of the past can be used to create the most endearing and nostalgic decor!

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Eclectic garden decor

The garden at the Cottage has some great “unusual” pieces that add adventure and imagination to traditional garden and outdoor decor… Old barrels, crates, vintage pumps and hydrants, salvaged auto parts, the possibilities and combinations are endless! This little sampling is just a fraction of the great finds we offer:    

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Musically inclined

There is a certain warmth and appeal to using musical instruments and related items in decor. They add a romantic tone, and as versatile as they are beautiful they fit any decor style from classic to avant-garde…      

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