Collecting Ironstone

Collecting Ironstone | Edith & Evelyn | www.edithandevelynvintage.com

Are you a lover of antique and vintage ironstone dishes like I am? For me, collecting ironstone dishes began with one very special piece…. ………a piece that I had completely forgotten that I even had. About five years ago, I … Continue reading

French Sconces

French Sconces | Edith and Evelyn | www.edithandevelynvintage.com

There’s a pair of french sconces in a popular catalog that I have swooned over for quite some time. But at almost $400 for a pair, they have stayed out of my (frugal) budget. Even when they’ve periodically been on … Continue reading

A Bucket List Find

A Bucket List Find | Edith & Evelyn | www.edithandevelynvintage.com

Some people have bucket lists with places they want to visit, or experiences that they want to have. My bucket list tends to lean more toward antique treasures that I would like to find! One item that has been on … Continue reading

My Favorite Estate Sale

My Favorite Estate Sale | Edith & Evelyn | www.edithandevelynvintage.com

We just returned from my favorite estate sale on the Gulf Coast. It’s a monthly estate sale, held the first weekend of every month in Mobile, Alabama. When we lived down there, I never missed a sale, but now that … Continue reading

A French Cane Chair Redo

A French Cane Chair Redo | Edith & Evelyn | www.edithandevelynvintage.com

Several months ago I showed you my “project list” of furniture pieces that were needing updating. One of the items on the list was this french cane chair. I had found it at an estate sale a couple of years … Continue reading

French Sconces and a French Chandelier

French Sconces and a French Chandelier | Edith & Evelyn | www.edithandevelynvintage.com

A few weeks ago I received a much anticipated shipment from one of my french sellers. I had waited several weeks for it to arrive, and couldn’t wait to get the boxes open when they were delivered. Thankfully, nothing was … Continue reading

A New Collection | Purple Transferware

A New Collection | Purple Transferware | Edith & Evelyn | www.edithandevelynvintage.com

 I have been a collector since I was a child, when my first collections were interesting shaped rocks, pretty feathers, and foreign stamps. Of course, as I grew into adulthood, my collections evolved as my interests changed. Sometimes I will collect … Continue reading

A New Chest, A French Girl, and Reno Updates

A New Chest, A French Girl, and A Reno Update | Edith & Evelyn Vintage | www.edithandevelynvintage.com

A recent purchase has been the catalyst in bringing a new chest into the foyer. I switched out the smaller chest that had previously been there, for one that is a little bit larger, allowing me to display my new … Continue reading