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Friday, December 14, 2012

Love Is In The Air!

A Sweet Vintage sale, over 30 Shops on etsy. 15% off when you use the Sweet15 coupon code at checkout. The sale runs from Friday Feb 1st through Friday Feb 15th!

When you have finished reading my Valentine blog post, scroll back to the top and click on this link to see a list of all the particpating shops from the Vintage Etsy Society Team!!

Wow what a great slideshow featuring one item from of all of the participating shops in the SWEET15 Sale created by a great team mate, owner of Vintage Station, Have a look! You can visit VS's fabulous shop here: 

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I'm honored to have my treasury featured on The Vintage Etsy Society's blog! This is the first in a series of Friday night movie favorites and my choice was "It Started With Eve"!! Your visit and comment is much appreciated!


And after you've finished reading my blog enjoy watching the movie, thanks to restoredeanna for sharing this on you tube for all to enjoy:

Welcoming in the new year and looking forward to seeing all the beautiful Valentine's Day gifts & decor!!

I have always adored the Victorian era's Valentine cards and decorations. It is my favorite style when it comes to decorating with a romantic theme in mind. 

Here are a few of my favorite items from these wonderful shops on Etsy that represent this ornate style!
They just don't make Valentine's cards like they used too! This gorgeous pop up can be found in Jodysvintage at this link: http://www.etsy.com/shop/JodysVintage?ref=seller_info

This exquisite Art Nouveau sterling silver clock is amazing!! You'll find this stunning piece at Sunday and Sunday's shop here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/SundayandSunday?ref=seller_info

I absolutely LOVE vintage Valentine postcards and you'll find this sweet one in Pecan Hill Antiques's shop here:

What an awesome trinket dish! Who wouldn't want this as a Valentine gift? Get it here at savedbysalvage's shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop/savedbysalvage?ref=seller_info

I can imagine a lovely candlelight dinner with this gorgeous Damask tablecloth & napkin set! The Renaissance Professor offers this lovely set and more right here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/RenaissanceProfessor?ref=seller_info

Here is a lovely antique heart brooch from antiquedogmomma2 shop at the link below!

What is Valentine's Day without a little poetry, eh? This fabulous hardcover is offered by one of my Vesties team friends and you must see her gorgeous shop at Allie Et Cie here:

A gorgeous celluloid jewelry box would have been and still would be a lovely Valentine's gift! You can find this and more at French Blue Velvet shop here:

Here are a few handmade items for Valentine's Day...Victorian Style! 
There's nothing like a RED ROSE for Valentine's Day and this beautiful handcrafted candle will last long after real roses fade away! You can purchase this lovely item at Forest Candle Studio here:

I can't begin to imagine the amount of work that went into this glamorous Victorian inspired piece. Cosmic Souls has a must see shop where you'll find this beauty and many others!

I love to dabble in mixed media art. This heart ornament from Tattered Tiaras' shop is stunning and can be purchased here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/tatteredtiaras?ref=seller_info

Planning a Valentine's Day wedding? These are a lovely Victorian inspired set of invitations! Order yours today from A Vintage Obsession's shop at: http://www.etsy.com/shop/AVintageObsession?ref=seller_info

Silhouettes were once a regular decor item in homes, I'm happy to see them make a come back! 
This lovely  ATC/ACEO can be found at Black Sheep Betsy's shop here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/BlackSheepBetsy?ref=seller_info

As always, here are few of my vintage and handmade items for a Victorian style Valentine's Day! Save 20% in my shop just for viewing my blog! Use coupon code at checkout: RETURN20
Here is one of my favorite creations using the first image from the top of my blog  and there's a hidden kiss behind the cherubs!

 You can find all of these available in my shop here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/MomsantiquesNthings

I hope your Valentine's Day is filled with a lot of love and a little Victorian style!


  1. I love all of your Valentine's Day treasures! I'm so happy to be a part of your great collection! The shops featured, (including yours), are some seriously terrific shops!

    1. Thanks for stopping by & commenting, Allie et Cie, your shop is FABULOUS and I love your poetry book! Happy Valentine's Day to you!

  2. What a beautiful blog post! Thanks so much for featuring the slide show I made from my vintage shop!


    1. No, no, thank YOU, Karen, for making such an AWESOME slideshow!! I'm so happy to be able to show it here. It's amazing that so many shops from our great vesties team are joining in on the sale, but even more amazing to see each one of them featured in your outstanding video!!