News & Events Blog

NEW STOCK - 2020

Monday 30th March 2020 at 17:44:00
Some of the beautiful new stock added in 2020 - see Categories for more specific pieces.

Arras Garden Furniture

Wednesday 27th February 2019 at 19:17:00
A Short History about ARRAS Garden Furniture.

Charming Chinese Tea House circa 1890

Sunday 15th July 2018 at 18:52:34
A little bit of Chinese influence in the Gloucestershire country side for sale....

New French Iron Table Lamps

Tuesday 30th August 2016 at 14:11:27
Just in! Wrought iron table lamps with 2 glass jars and a parchment shade.


Wednesday 30th March 2016 at 17:34:00
Appley has had some wonderful Still Life paintings over the years that she has bought when been traipsing around France in search of beautiful things.....


Friday 13th March 2015 at 14:46:00
Old and Antique signs are getting rarer to find so I thought I would put a collection together of some of those we have had in the past and those that we have currently in the shop.

Geometric Cushions

Wednesday 23rd July 2014 at 12:55:48
Hand printed on old French linen and hemp these cushions are wonderful and unique......


Friday 27th June 2014 at 16:22:02
Alluring Old Paint Brushes...

Potty about Pots

Thursday 14th November 2013 at 13:47:00
Confit Pots Galore! We now have a large collection of terracotta 19th century Italian Confit pots in wonderful creamy white glazes and treacly yellow colours in the shop.

Old Books, Rag Paper and all that.....

Saturday 16th March 2013 at 15:36:00
A brief history of paper production and printing - by a passionate paper lover....

Zinc Article by Appley Hoare

Monday 13th August 2012 at 15:57:00
A very brief history of ZINC

French Artists` Materials Catalogue Prints -circa 1900

Saturday 11th August 2012 at 22:26:17
A set of 5 different prints from an old catalogue of Parisian Artist's supply shop.

Sculptor`s Stands

Thursday 9th August 2012 at 23:30:00
Over the last few years we have collected many Sculptors` Stands - some we have sold and some are still looking for a good home!