Category Archives: MARC`S BLOG – “YOU JUST NEVER KNOW…“

I have collected many things in my life, but never was a collector of cookie jars. We had two cookie jars my mother used when we were young, we loved both of them; even more

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Tablecloths, Back Again Colorful tablecloths became very popular in kitchens of the late 1940’s and 50’s. Kitchens changed drastically following the gloomy years of the Great Depression, and World War II. Men returned home, and

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PERFUME BOTTLES An elegant past By Marc Washicheck Perfume bottles are becoming a hot collectible and for good reason. They are still quite reasonably priced (starting out at a couple dollars). They come in a

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PHOTOGRAPHS AS A SOCIAL HISTORY By Marc Washicheck Nowadays people are obsessed with history, not only family history but also the history of their cherished family heirlooms, antiques, and art. They love to imagine all

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Out Of The Attic – Into The Home. Doilies, Dresser Scarves, Antimacassars By Marc Washicheck What gives a home a sense of warmth, history and a cozy feel more than doilies, dresser scarves and antimacassars?

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