Category Archives: favorite things

favorite things: cathrineholm & finel

I had never heard of Cathrineholm, a midcentury Norwegian company, when I stumbled upon two unmarked bowls at the thrift store last spring. All I knew was that I was immediately attracted to them on the shelf, despite the fact … Continue reading

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favorite things: vintage pyrex

Something I’ve learned over the past several months as a vintage seller: people lose their minds over classic midcentury Pyrex pieces. There’s something almost addictive about the hunt for, and acquisition of, those bright, graphic bowls, containers, and casseroles. They’re … Continue reading

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favorite things: vintage illustration

When I was a child, my parents read to me every night before bed. I had scores of books then, just as I do now. Since I began thrifting regularly, I have developed a collection of vintage books; I love … Continue reading

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favorite things: colored glass

One of my favorite things to behold, through the lens or in living color.

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