A locksmith Yaakov Kuznetsov founded Dulevo Manufactory in the beginning of the 19th century. It will always remain a mystery how a common locksmith generated an idea of building a porcelain factory. ...
The past 25 years have seen tremendous changes in the collectible doll industry. Until that time, collectors only had antique dolls, or newer children's dolls to add to their collections. As there wer...
Spring is here and we're again focussing our attention on our homes - inside and out. The 'trend that sees no end' is the bathroom vessel sink and it's heating up the home fashion runway! If you're pl...
In his travels Marco Polo not only did he discovered noodles in China but also discovered a ceramic called Porcelain in which one of the primary substances used is kaolin (meaning white clay). At t...
27 years ago, I was one of the first retailers to get onboard when the Bradford Exchange decided to open a "Dealer Division" in Canada offering Ashton Drake as one of the premier companies whose produ...
27 years ago, my shop was one of the first shops to get onboard when the Bradford Exchange decided to open a "Dealer Division" in Canada. I am sure there was no one who had looked in a magazine in 198...
The Missoni family has ruled he fashion world with their distinctive geometric knits. They continue to be visionaries partnering with the legendary Richard Ginori manufactory for dinnerware. The combi...
It's best to keep your collectibles in an enclosed curio cabinet. This will minimize their exposure to dust. This also keeps them away from children and pets as well as clumsy adults.The easiest way t...
Thinking about getting porcelain veneers ....improving your already nice smile and good looks? Veneers are so designed as to change the shape, color and dimensions of your teeth, or maybe just one...
One question that a lot of people have is, what are porcelain veneers, and how much do they cost? To answer the first question, these are little porcelain slips that go over the front of your te...