Fleaing on Friday

I enjoyed a bit of fleaing last week when I visited daughter in Nashville.  I had spotted this establishment on an earlier trip to Home Depot but had not had the opportunity to visit until now.  When a friend recommended the Gas Lamp Antiques I made it my business to head over... This is a vast … [Read more...]

Fleaing On Friday at Antique Mall of the South

I mentioned yesterday that a friend and I set out for a stroll through the Antique Mall of the South this week and there were a few things that caught my eye as being worthy of a mention in fleaing on Friday... There were many patriotic displays and one featured my friend Lillian's Famous … [Read more...]

Fleaing on Friday

I'm in the market for an outdoor table to use in the Magnolia Room here OPP and so a little Fleaing On Friday happened recently!  A longtime favorite haunt is Pear Orchard Antiques and I'm glad I found a few minutes to stop in and check out their wares... The owner and I have been knowing each … [Read more...]

Christmas at the Farm

Several years ago we acquired a little farm about an hour and a half from Jackson.  Well, it's not just any farm.  This place is the homeplace of Mr. Doctor's maternal family.  Built in 1898 and home to a family farm for many years, it was in need of some TLC and we were happy to oblige.  Mr. … [Read more...]

Finds in Fairhope

Here's a little more from my quick trip to Fairhope last week -  it was great shopping! wall of copper  at Aubergine... oh I loved this guy... pretty horn handle flatware... need to figure out where one of these could fit in OPP... this is making me think about Tuscany, hmmm... you … [Read more...]

This and That on Tuesday

I am headed off to the Mississippi Delta today for some fun with good friends so just put together a little of this and that for you today - will have some great things to share after the trip I am sure! We had a full weekend babysitting this grand dog, number one son's black lab Rebel (aka Mr. … [Read more...]

AMC Floral Design

I was excited to see my friend Anne Cunningham of AMC Floral Design displaying examples of her floral design along with wonderful vintage flower inspired wares at the Jackson Garden & Patio Show last weekend... everything in her booth appealed to me... from her cute "garden lady" beckoning … [Read more...]

Fleaing On Friday At Zoubir Tabout Antiques

I stopped in Zoubir Tabout Antiques this week for a little antique fix and was not disappointed.  I met Zoubir last year right before taking a trip to New Orleans and very soon discovered a connection.  While in NOLA I visited a favorite shop, Lucullus, and in talking with the shopkeeper found out … [Read more...]

St. Martin’s Gallery In Fondren

Last week I paid a visit to my friends at St. Martin's Gallery in Fondren.  In 1997 St. Martin's Gallery opened in Jackson and for over 16 years now they have been providing customers with fine 18th and 19th century English, French and Continental antiques.  They also offer a line of reproduction … [Read more...]

Walking Around Uncommon Objects in Austin

I loved visiting Austin a few weeks ago and had so much fun walking around South Congress Street.  One favorite spot for me was the store Uncommon Objects It is a hodgepodge of fabulous finds from piles of antique silver... to bowls of rusty horseshoes... there is a little something here for … [Read more...]