PEARLS: “THE QUEEN OF GEMS”

PEARLS: “THE QUEEN OF GEMS”

PEARLS: “THE QUEEN OF GEMS” 

 

“The Queen of Gems” is the name given to pearls centuries ago as they were then the most valuable of gemstones.  They were first used as jewellery by the Romans and Egyptians as far back as the 5th century B.C. and Chinese records mention them as early as 2300 B.C. 

 

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Collectors All Set To Make Tracks

Collectors All Set To Make Tracks

Our town is, if course, home to the hugely popular Severn Valley Railway and it is therefore not at all surprising that we see a good number of railway enthusiasts come through our doors in the middle of a rail trip to Bridgnorth.

But they are not the only people who buy railway memorabilia, we also get the occasional shopper AND often the die-hard expert in search of vintage railway items.

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Add a Little Vintage Variation!

Add a Little Vintage Variation!

Some people still seem to think that vintage furniture should be bought just for vintage homes - but thankfully they are in the minority and most of us realise that mixing old and new makes for a creative approach to interior design.

In fact, adding a vintage item to a contemporary setting may just transform the entire look and feel of a room, making it more personal and unique.

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