Saturday, November 24, 2012

African Bright Stripe brings colour and warmth

There was a good deal of excitement as we unpacked the African Bright Stripe blankets at Homefront. Here is Brooke with this joyously coloured mohair blanket (or throw). It is just perfect for Hanukkah, Christmas or Wedding Registry. They will all be here very soon. By the way, in all these cases Homefront's unparalleled free gift wrapping and personal service is right here. Hope to see you soon. Homefront, 371 Eglinton Ave W ( across the street from the Eglinton Grand) Phone (416) 488-3189 or North America toll-free 1-800-641-4555.   

Friday, November 23, 2012

Oranges and Lemons recalls the children's rhyme

The breathtaking glass bowl from  Emma Bridgewater recalls the old childens' rhyme Oranges and Lemons, Say the Bell of St. Clement's.  It is drawn from the music played by the bells s of St. Clement's Cathedral in London. A work of art worth just looking at, this lovely bowl is suitable for all manner of cooked or fresh food display. From Homefront. It is 8.5 inches high and 11.75 inches across.   (416) 488-3189.

Of Things Past opens location on Yonge Street

Of Things Past, the consignment store with its original location at 185 Bridegeland (west of Dufferin  Street and South of Highway 401) has taken the former location of Jackson Falk at 1096A Yonge Street. Of Things Past is known for intriguing and sometimes valuable curiosities. Among their merchandising techniques is a form of what is known as a Dutch Auction where prices are progressively lowered week by week on some items until they sell. Their web page  Courtesy Yonge and Roxborough News