Crimson Wine Glasses

Sip your drink in style, from these red, translucent wine glasses.  Each glass is decorated with swirls or patterns, so your guests can easily identify their glass without the need for wine charms:

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Published in: on May 3, 2011 at 7:56 am  Leave a Comment  

Black Crushed Velvet Nursery Chair

Everything from the Ghost Furniture website is simply exquisite

This is a fine example of a Victorian Nursery Chair, in excellent condition when we found it at an antiques fair in Northumberland. Fabulous deep buttoned, scrolled top backrest and upholstered in a vintage black crushed velvet.

We have added a little surprise to the back of the chair by placing a stunning antique tassel, found in a Parisian flea market. This intricate tassel is made from pewter metallic thread and topped with a tiny burgundy rosette.

We have finished the chair with a matte Kohl paint, specially mixed for us in France and highlighted the intricate carvings with pewter.

Measurements: 64cms High x 40cms Wide x 40cms Deep

Published in: on May 2, 2011 at 8:18 am  Comments (1)  

All of Edward Gorey’s Animated “Mystery” Intros

One of my fondest memories as a child (and most likely a great part of the reason why I’m slightly mentally disturbed as an adult) was eagerly waiting for the Edward Gorey animated intros and bumpers for the public broadcasting station’s “Mystery” television series.  Finally, thanks to Youtube, I can enjoy them all again, and I’d like to share them all with you:

Published in: on May 1, 2011 at 1:57 pm  Leave a Comment  
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