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Bairstow Pottery launch Nicola Sturgeon Character Jug

Bairstow Pottery launch Nicola Sturgeon Character Jug

Bairstow Pottery, who specialise in character jugs  have released their latest addition to their political character jug range, depicting Scotland’s First Lady Nicola Sturgeon. The Nicola Sturgeon Character Jug is being produced in two colourways: one with a black jacket and one with a red jacket. It measures 14cm in height and […]

Collecting Shoes

Collecting Shoes

In the 21st Century they put the finishing touches to any outfit and are a sign of status and adornment but shoes were originally the simplest way to protect the feet. Early shoes were made of large leaves, bark and grass tied together with vines. The decades have seen progression in the design of footwear […]

Thomas Sheraton and his Furniture Designs

Thomas Sheraton and his Furniture Designs

London was already the great centre for the furniture world when in 1790 Thomas Sheraton, whose styles and designs were to be dominant for many decades, moved there from the North of England. Even at that time many of London’s shops were putting up plate glass windows, and a number of […]

First Sea Lord Churchill from Bairstow Pottery

First Sea Lord Churchill from Bairstow Pottery

  Bairstow Pottery have launched a new Winston Churchill figurine named “First Sea Lord” and is based on a caricature by the political cartoonist David Wilson. David Wilson (1873 – 1935) was a political cartoonist, caricaturist, illustrator and painter, contributing cartoons to many papers and magazines and papers of the day. […]

Visiting Calling Card Cases of the Victorians

Visiting Calling Card Cases of the Victorians

The leaving of  visiting cards was a prevalent feature of Victorian society and life. Visiting cards were an essential accessory to any proper Regency or Victorian lady or gentleman and served not just as a letter of introduction or aide memoire, but as an indicator of social class and good manners. In those […]

Wade Whimsie Poppy

Wade Whimsie Poppy

This special Wade Whimsie Poppy is set to be released in November by C&S Collectables in association with the Wade Collectors Club. For more details visit http://www.cscollectables.co.uk/

Samuel Pemberton Silver VinaigretteBirmingham 1807 Estimate £150-£250

Vinaigrettes and Pomanders – The sweet smell of collecting

It is not surprising that so many collectors find vinaigrettes a fascinating subject. These small boxes, used for holding a sponge soaked in sweet-smelling vinegar, were made in an endless variety of shapes and decoration. Their inner grilles were delicately pierced for the escape of the scent in charming and […]

Louis Comfort Tiffany and Tiffany Favrile Glass

Louis Comfort Tiffany and Tiffany Favrile Glass

The most famous American name in the history of art glass is Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933), the first and the greatest of his nation to make an original and lasting contribution to the art of glass making.

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Rocky and Rambo Coming to Auction

Rocky and Rambo Coming to Auction

One of the biggest movie stars of the world, actor, writer and director Sylvester Stallone — the only actor with the distinction of opening a number one film across five decades — will offer fans a chance to bid on more than a thousand iconic costumes and props from his […]

Coco Chanel – The Great Fashion Designer

Coco Chanel – The Great Fashion Designer

As an obsessive follower of fashion one of my favourite pastimes is spending copious amounts of money in the designer shops lining London’s smartest streets. Just recently I caught the train home armed with bags bearing the names of Gucci and Lulu Guinness, but if I’d had enough money then […]