Post #8 – Items at the Shop

If you have a question regarding anything you see in our posts or the gallery, send a note to our email at cottagehomewc@gmail.com.  We’ve had to eliminate the comments section on the blog posts due to the incredible amount of spam comments that become attached. Many new items in the shop as sales have been…

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Post #7 – Present Inventory

Well, winter holds on, but the days are longer and, hopefully, we’ve seen the last snowstorm for this time around.  Only 2″ or so here out of the potential 8″ – 12″ forecast, so we dodged a bullet.  Cold, though, and one more full up coming for the oil tank. The shop has been selling,…

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Post #6 – A Nice Find

Recently, Gloria found an old pedestal dining table at auction.  It was pretty grimy and dirty, but intact and basically complete.  It was an Arts & Crafts or Mission style in original condition.  It was built from quartersawn tiger oak and featured a beautifully done buttressed pedestal base with 4 extended legs with support corbils…

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Post #5 – Get the Groundhog…………..

February 2nd came and went.  Sunny day with groundhog shadows.  Ah well, keep your shovels within reach.  This antique Queen Ann dresser is just into the shop.  Painted in Buffed White, it dates to the mid to late 1800s.  It has a nicely done double bowfront and wooden mushroom pulls.  Everything’s there, including the original…

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Post #4 2014 – Nice Finds & The Queen Ann Sideboard Mirror

The mirror has been cut, installed and placed onto the antique Queen Ann sideboard shown last week.  Changes the entire appearance and restores all dignity.   This is a beautifully built piece and could live in many different places in the home.  The “as found” and finish photos on the vintage Centurion cedar chest.  This is…

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