Tips for Shopping for Ironstone

Tips for Shopping for Ironstone

Are you as enthusiastic about antique ironstone as I am? I’ve written a few posts on ironstone, and an article for a magazine a few years back. But since my recent ironstone ship has come in – yay!!- I’m adding pieces to the shop as fast as I can,...
Summer Flowers and Ironstone

Summer Flowers and Ironstone

It’s summer, and while the weather hasn’t been unbearably hot here,  you know this isn’t my very favorite month weather-wise.  But as far as FrenchGardenHouse, it’s one of my very favorite months, because it’s when everything I’ve...
The Power of Flowers

The Power of Flowers

You know that for me, it’s all about antiques and how they add life to your home and garden. But just as powerful as a decorative element, are flowers. Today I’d like to share with you The Power of Flowers.     Flowers can completely change the...
Collecting Antique Mannequins

Collecting Antique Mannequins

If you have a love for antique clothing, then an antique mannequin has been, or is, on your wish list!  In this post I’m sharing a few of our latest antique mannequin finds. And also about collecting antique mannequins.         I am always...
Create A Home Retreat

Create A Home Retreat

It seems that 2020 is going to be our year that we all re-discover a sense of home. In our new era, we’re all spending so much more time at home. Our homes have become our ultimate retreat. Here are a few tips on how to Create a Home Retreat, a personal haven,...