New Broken China Jewelry In My Shop Tonight! Easter 2014

Here is a sneak peak of what I'll be listing in my shop tonight. I hope everyone has a great
Easter weekend and let's keep our fingers crossed for some good weather! 
(click the images for additional photos and information for each item)

Great colors! Royal Cauldon china from England

Vintage Bunnykins china...very collectible! 

Antique teal English transferware, iris or violets

Antique French porcelain...a ring of soft pink roses

Beautiful antique Florence chintz by Royal Winton

Vintage black & white English floral transferware

Haviland Moss Rose fine bone china...classic pattern!

Vintage Strawberry English china... 

Antique teal English transferware, iris or violets

Vintage pink rose on turquoise background

What do you think?

Learn to make your own jewelry from broken china with my new book:

New Broken China Jewelry In My Shop

Here are some new pieces that I just listed in my shop. Hope you like them! Click the images to see more photos of each item.

Vintage basket of roses china

Antique Hazel chintz (above and below)

Aesthetic brown transferware, handpainted

Antique English china

Antique Art Nouveau porcelain

Royal Winton Old Cottage chintz

Antique German porcelain

Antique Art Nouveau porcelain

Vintage equestrian china

Antique calendar plate from 1915 Art Nouveau butterfly

Antique calendar plate from 1915 Art Nouveau butterfly

What do you think?

Learn to make your own jewelry from broken china with my new book:

New Broken China Jewelry In My Shop!

I've been a busy bee for springtime, working on lots of new jewelry made from broken
vintage china. I especially love the rose and hydrangea don't often see
hydrangea on china patterns, so this one is really special. Check them out and let me
know what you think! (click the images to visit the item in my shop.)

1880's Flow Blue china. I can never get enough of flow blue!

I love this china. Pink + turquoise = wow!

Art Deco parrot or cockatoo china. So colorful!

Antique French porcelain - hand-painted! Lavender & pink roses...

Colonial courting couple - unusual vintage china pattern.

Circle shaped flow blue china...from 1880's

Pink roses on blue...cream colored china

Wedgwood manufacturer's backstamp with unicorn motif

Rose and hydrangea porcelain.

What do you think?

The Upcycled Garden - April 2014

 It's that time of year again! 
It's spring...and that means it's time for some new upcycled garden ideas.
Check out my April picks for the most creative, unique, and beautiful ways to wow your outdoor landscape and create some fun, artistic, and functional art by incorporating salvaged and repurposed materials into your yard and garden. Check it out!

Old iron headboard from a bed turned into a garden gate by A Way To Garden

Decoupage napkins onto tin cans and spray with sealant. Punch holes in sides to add a wire hanger. 
Now wouldn't these be pretty in your garden? By catshome

Old window frame graced with hanging flower pots.  via Pinterest

Add decorative corbels to wash lines. from Toves Sammensurium

These look like pillows, but they are actually concrete stepping stones! from Tuffits

VW Stone sculpture via Pinterest

Plant succulents in vintage coffee cans. from livingarragementsla

Farm tiller turned sculptural fountain from Bland Hoke

Add an old ornate window to a garden trellis. via Pinterest

Perfect for drinks on the patio, these coasters look like mini pallets.

Chicken wire stapled to old window frame = trellis. from reneegarner

Outdoor rocking bench made from an old tailgate.

Spruce up a potting or tool shed with giant letters. from vivaterra

Mini Emerald City fairy house made with green glassware from Florence Griswold Museum

Create a drying rack for your garden herbs and flowers from the back of an old chair. By Anne Parker