Shop Owner Spotlight: Table M Lighting

Posted in Antiques & Art, Interviews, Shop Spotlight

by Ruby Lane

[mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_text] David Mayne has been a lifelong member of the design and architectural community. Leaving a 25 year career in the corporate world to pursue the antique lighting world, David reestablished himself in Denver, Colorado and is an exclusive shop owner on Ruby Lane. [/mp_text] [/mp_span] [/mp_row] [mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_image id=”39941″… Read more »

Shop Owner Spotlight with Sondra Krueger Antiques

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by Ruby Lane

[mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_row_inner] [mp_span_inner col=”12″] [mp_text] Sondra Krueger specializes in a lot of things but first and foremost – she is a Mom, wife, and lover of all things FUN! A Ruby Lane shop owner since 2012, Sondra likes to exhibit at antique shows, doll shows, UFDC doll conventions, and previously had shops in… Read more »

Shop Owner Spotlight with Helen Gilbert

Posted in Interviews, Shop Spotlight, Vintage Collectibles

by Ruby Lane

[mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_image id=”35321″ size=”full” link_type=”custom_url” link=”https://www.rubylane.com/shop/catisfaction” target=”true” caption=”false” align=”left”] [/mp_span] [/mp_row] [mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_row_inner] [mp_span_inner col=”12″ classes=” motopress-space”] [mp_space] [/mp_span_inner] [/mp_row_inner] [mp_row_inner] [mp_span_inner col=”12″] [mp_text] RL: We find most shop owners didn’t venture out in the beginning to do what they are doing – it just sort of ‘happened’. Do you remember… Read more »

Shop Owner Spotlight

Posted in Antiques & Art, Interviews, Shop Spotlight, Vintage Collectibles

by Cathy

      Ruby Lane shop owner Eron Johnson features some 6000 pieces of furniture, architectural salvage, art, period lighting and exquisite finds in Steuben and Tiffany glass in his Denver, Colorado antiques shop. He is passionate about finding beauty in things unexpected, much like that of Tiffany art glass founder, Louis Comfort Tiffany. In… Read more »

The Art of Collecting: American Modern

Posted in Interviews, Vintage Collectibles

by Guest Blogger

By Elizabeth Betts Hickman     While many interior designers incorporate wonderful antiques into their projects, New York-based designer Thomas O’Brien is a standout in his field due to his brilliant use of 20th Century antiques and vintage accessories in projects that soothe and calm the senses.   Indeed O’Brien, founder and president of the… Read more »

In the Garden With Bunny

Posted in Interviews, Lifestyle, Vintage Collectibles

by Cathy

  Bunny Williams shares with us a few secrets for a well-dressed garden and indoors:   For a start, think outside your nearest big-box. Its suites of matchy-matchy patio furniture are no guarantee of great style. “They tend to look heavy and overdone,” suggests Williams. Yet a mishmash of too many disparate pieces can be… Read more »

The Paris Puce

Posted in Antiques & Art, Categories, Interviews, Lifestyle, Vintage Collectibles

by Cathy

  A favorite go-to stop for many of the vendors on Ruby Lane is the Paris flea market (Les Puces) Clingancourt also known as Le Marché aux Puces de Saint-Ouen. Located in the 18th arrondisement, it is a virtual treasure trove of antiques, collectibles and vintage clothing and as always, the thrill lies in the hunt. I caught up… Read more »

Ruby Lane Shop Owner Spotlight – Pearl’s Parlor

Posted in Interviews, Vintage Collectibles

by courtney

Selling online poses challenges that brick and mortar shops don’t have.  Learn how Carol Cicero of Ruby Lane shop, Pearl’s Parlor, uses precise descriptions, clean photos and careful shipping to maintain her successful business!   When did you first fall in love with vintage postcards?  What do you love most about them? It was probably… Read more »