Royal Doulton

22 Apr 19

Royal Doulton Figurine ST. GEORGE HN2067 16″ TALL – Buy – Royal Doulton Figurine ST. GEORGE HN2067 16″ TALL

22 Apr 19
Robb Report

This year, British Airways celebrates a century in the air. Here’s a look at what’s changed—for better or worse.

21 Apr 19
Trinity Auction Gallery

Click here to open the online catalog! Bid it to Win it     LIVE Public Auction with Absentee Online Bidding for those unable to attend the live auction. Estate Sale and Consignment items up for auction, where the buyer sets their own price. WHEN – Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 6 PM WHERE – […]

21 Apr 19
Archy news nety

Sometimes collectibles were made to fool people. A little teddy bear could hide a perfume bottle. Pincushion cushions are hidden under the blankets of half-dolls, ceramic figures sewn to the skirt. Some collectors had hidden thin bottles that secretly let forbidden whiskey drink during a walk. Sometimes bronze statues opened to reveal a cheeky scene. […]

21 Apr 19
After Eleven Books and Chat

Today I will be talking about some extremely cute and iconic Easter bunnies. These are the creations of the famous children’s author Beatrix Potter. I hope you love them as much as I do. Beatrix Potter (Writer, Illustrator, Mycologist & Farmer) I grew up loving the stories of Beatrix Potter and I had many of the little […]

19 Apr 19
Intuitive One

I’m at mom & dads , it’s Good Friday and the beginning of the Long Easter Weekend . We are having our Easter Dinner this Good Friday, my dad is helping my mother in the kitchen, fetching, pouring, mixing and sampling; which according to him,”Is the Most Important role” We all know, how much he […]

19 Apr 19
What About Movies?

Hello, hello! Well, it’s been awhile hasn’t it? The reason being is that I went on a trip to the other side of the world see my seester. And I also kinda went nutso with anticipation (not the good kind), days before said trip. Also laziness. Yep, these are my excuses. And oh, we may […]

18 Apr 19

Nature notes: Keep flower arrangements unstructured and opt for edible greens where you can, like fresh parsley, herbs and ornamental cabbages. Make it even more enchanting with whimsical quail feathers, little birds’ nests and bursts of colour. Emerald and jade green shines among the metallic and neutrals of this setting. Decorate with pots of narcissi […]

16 Apr 19
Antiques International

This rare iconic figure of a British Bulldog draped in the Union Jack and a black patch to his eye. The flag is hand painted under the glaze. The RD number 645,658 with the crown and 13, early 20thc. This is not a new model produced for the skyfall series James Bond.   Condition : […]

15 Apr 19
The Sun
ACCORDING to some scientists, wine in moderation makes you live longer. So we’re here to help you find the best wine glasses to drink it from. Save your money for the plonk with our list of cheap wine glasses – we’re talking classic designs with a stem and foot. Drinking out of a plastic pint glass just isn’t the same. Rihanna’s fave accessory is a wine glass! If you’re planning a dinner party and need to cater for a lot of people, cheap wine glasses are a huge saviour. Or maybe you’re kitting out your student house? Precious ones are a no go, as they’ll no doubt be broken in many a manic pre-drinks session. From elegantly sender styles to contemporary square shapes, there’s a huge range of wine glasses available to buy at affordable prices. All you need to note is that red wine glasses are bigger, to allow deep aromas and flavours to emerge, whereas white wine glasses tend to have smaller bowls. To save you time and money, we’ve searched the big wide web for the best bargain wine glasses out now. Cheers. Under £10 wine glasses Classic wine glasses You can always count on Ikea for homeware bargains, like these traditional basic wine glasses. Featuring large bowls to help aromas and flavours develop better, they’re set on a sturdy base to prevent spillages. At such a low price, these are ideal for new student houses or if you need to stock up for a big party, you can’t go wrong with six wine glasses for £3. SVALKA Red Wine Glasses six pack £3 from Ikea – buy here Teardrop wine glasses  You don’t have to have glamorous wine glasses for them to do their job – this Asda pack of four is an affordable go-to. In a smaller teardop shape, they’re perfect for white wine. If you’ve just moved into a new place, grab a couple of packs of these to stock up for your housewarming party. George Home Four Lyric Wine Glasses £6 from Asda – buy here Under £35 wine glasses Wine glasses for a sleek soiree This pair of Marks and Spencer wine glasses will have you wanting to organise a cosy soirée with lots of Chablis. In an art nouveau style, these Bellagio crystal glasses feature a hand finished platinum base on their bowls adding a little shine. Their stem is elegantly long, so these glasses will add some classy style to your banquet. Set of Two Bellagio Wine Glasses £19.50 from Marks and Spencer – buy here Sophisticated wine glasses These white wine glasses from John Lewis will make a fab addition to your kitchen. Made from crystal glass, they’re set on slender stems and have sophisticated small bowls. In a set of four, you’ve got a great deal for a dinner party. You’ll be itching to have some friends round to crack open an ice cold bottle of Chardonnay. Design Project by John Lewis No.018 White Wine Glasses, Set of Four, Clear, 350ml £30 from John Lewis – buy here New Yorker wine glasses Square wine glasses are contemporary and chic, so we had to include these from Marks and Spencer. In a beautiful crystal glass, these glasses are a graceful well-defined shape with a delicately drawn stem and sturdy base. They’re tall, classic and shiny, just like the Manhattan skyline. Set of Four Manhattan White Wine Glasses £25 from Marks and Spencers – buy here Small but sweet wine glasses Good things come in small packages, right? Check out these little wine glasses from White Company. Crafted from lead-free crystal, each glass has a timeless, artisan look. The thick stem and base also mean you don’t need to be nervous about them breaking. Shorter glasses can look ultra-chic – these can double for other everyday drinks as well if you like. Orford Small Wine Glass – Set Of 4 £32 from White Company – buy here Under £50 wine glasses Wine glasses with a contemporary curve To step up a notch from your average wine glasse, try this curvaceous Riedal pair from Debenhams. Developed in a sensory workshop by experts, these diamond shaped glasses are crafted to show the true depths of wine. The size of the bowl allows space for the rich bouquet to develop its range of aromas while minimising the risk of becoming over concentrated. Riedel – Set of Two Crystal ‘Extreme’ Oaked Chardonnay wine glasses £35 from Debenhams – buy here Crystal clear wine glasses We’ve thrown in this little more expensive gem for good measure, just in case you’re partial to a bit of Art Deco styling. Featuring 1930s inspired cuts and radio lines, these ‘Radial’ large retro wine glasses have a weighted shape to enhance your drinking experience. They’ll add a touch of glamour to your cheese and wine nights. Or, if you’re feeling generous, gift them to a good friend as they come in fabulous packaging. Royal Doulton – Set of 2 Lead Crystal ‘Radial’ Wine Glasses £50 from Debenhams – buy here [article-rail-topic title=”more sun selects home” term_id=”14223″ posts_number=”12″ /] Looking for more great household goods? Read more home products reviews. Need a new cooker to rustle up a romantic meal.  We review the best ovens on the market. Check out our full range of product reviews in the Sun Selects homepage.   This article and any featured products have been independently chosen by The Sun journalists. All recommendations within the article are informed by expert editorial opinion. If you click a link and buy a product we may earn revenue: this helps to support The Sun, and in no way affects our recommendations.
15 Apr 19

Royal Doulton “Countess Spencer” Figurine HN3320 Reynolds Ladies LE 249/5,000 – Buy – Royal Doulton “Countess Spencer” Figurine HN3320 Reynolds Ladies LE 249/5,000

14 Apr 19
Jan Carson Writes

So, here’s the thing. When you have a new book out lots of magazines, newspapers and websites ask if you’d like to write something as a means of promoting your book. Invariably the something they have in mind is not the “2,000 words on Flannery O’Connor’s influence on your writing,” or, “A List of the […]

14 Apr 19
Awakening Wonders

Spring has graced our property with an abundance of majestic wildflowers. The mega bloom created by Mother Nature commanded a reason to host a wildflower luncheon, and share the panoramic view of these dreamy flowers with some very special city dwellers! The simple centerpiece was a light blue lusterware teapot from the 1940s and I filled […]

12 Apr 19
Well Rigged

It’s time I did a proper Fiskars X27 review since it is legitimately one of the top 3 most powerful and durable splitting axes available today.   Simply put, the X27 has brought a disruptive technology to the ancient craft of axe making. The X27 boasts a formidable 36” composite handle combined with a well-designed splitting […]

12 Apr 19

The magazine was called “50 Plus.” For active seniors. Published in the mid to late ’80s by the man who gave me my first job in journalism, George Benninger. I was hired to write for George’s main venture, Insight on Collectibles. Based in Durham, Ontario and devoted to collector plates, Hummel and Royal Doulton figurines […]

11 Apr 19

ROYAL DOULTON seriesware EARLY VINTAGE MOTORING Nerve Tonic plate c.1905 – Buy – ROYAL DOULTON seriesware EARLY VINTAGE MOTORING Nerve Tonic plate c.1905