Tag Archives: faience

Faïence in France – Tile Style- Getting it just right

http://www.faience-ponchon.com/ http://www.homeceramics.com.tn/Content/Pages/Faience-gres.html   There are some gorgeous kitchen tiles available right now, and I was very tempted by these mixed designs- above- for a while, and they may well have worked Chez Nous, but as ever I am drawn back to … Continue reading

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The Thursday Three- On time and on thursday, wow!

May I present, for your delectation, and possible envy, bargain of the year. I am unlikely to top this. £4.99 off ebay and no-one else bid!!!!!!!!!!!!! (over two feet wide) Probably 19th century (I think, but may be 18thc-gasp!) bead … Continue reading

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