Hello and New Shipment Preview

By |2019-05-29T17:18:53+00:00November 29th, 2016|Art, Mora Clocks, Our Shop, Swedish Antiques, White Ironstone|

It's been toooo long! Lots to catch up on. First, I hope you had a warm and wonderful Thanksgiving. Tom and I celebrated with my large family, feasting on turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, ham, pecan pie as well as Chinese, Vietnamese and Japanese food - very international, very yummy! For [...]

White Fall Decor and New Arrivals

By |2019-05-29T17:18:53+00:00September 18th, 2016|Autumn, Our Shop, Pillows, Swedish Antiques, White Ironstone|

They're heeeeere!! Luminas, Baby Boos and other white pumpkins have invaded local grocery stores. While it is still somewhat warm to fully dive into fall decor, I just couldn't resist these ghostly beauties. With their pale patina and autumnal form, they are the perfect accent to transition from summer to [...]

Our Newest Shipment!

By |2019-05-29T17:18:51+00:00May 25th, 2016|Art, Our Shop, Swedish Antiques, Topiary|

Well, hello there! Remember me :) ? It's been toooooo long. Apologies for being out of touch. Lots going on, and life has been crazy busy. Tom and I are still living at the apartment while work continues at our Tudor cottage. I'd share photos but it's kinda yucky during [...]

Arrangements in White

By |2019-05-29T17:18:51+00:00April 10th, 2016|Featured Designers, Flowers, Instagram, Our Shop, Spring, White Ironstone|

Is there a prettier season than spring? Just walk outside and behold: all of nature is in BLOOM! So grab your clippers and bring a few branches, blooms and buds to enjoy inside. Even in the simplest vase, it's sure to cheer up any room. Speaking of vases, I recently [...]

Ironstone: Harmony in White

By |2019-05-29T17:18:50+00:00January 5th, 2016|Castine, Maine, Our Home, Our Shop, Swedish Antiques, White Ironstone|

Happy New Year!I hope your holiday season was filled with family, friends and festivities. After all the buzz, I'm ready for calm. And after all the color saturation, I'm ready to welcome back a bit of Tone on Tone :) Let's start 2016 with a favorite: white ironstone. For those [...]

Happy Holidays

By |2019-05-29T17:18:48+00:00December 22nd, 2015|Christmas, Our Shop, Swedish Antiques|

Christmas is just days away. And soon, 2015 will be over. We're keeping it festive at Tone on Tone! Enjoy this holiday vignette with gatherings from nature. Wishing you much joy now, and in the year to come. Merry, Merry!! Loi Teaming up with Ellen Seagraves, my dear friend and [...]

November Greetings

By |2019-05-29T17:18:48+00:00November 18th, 2015|Autumn, Brown and White Transferware, Christmas, Design Projects, Instagram, Our Shop, Swedish Antiques|

Well, it's been a while! Great to be back on the blog. All good here, just lots going on.To start, we recently received a packed 40-foot container at the shop. That's twice the amount of antique goodies we normally bring over from Europe. And, that's twice the amount of dusting! [...]

Fall Accents

By |2019-05-29T17:18:48+00:00September 23rd, 2015|Autumn, Our Home, Our Shop, Swedish Antiques, White Ironstone|

Happy fall!During my drive to the shop this past Monday morning, I actually had the heat on. The season is, once again, changing. The parched landscape will soon be rehydrated and revitalized. Golden hues will be replaced by rich jewel tones. And it will be time to focus on fall [...]

Bring the Garden Inside

By |2019-05-29T17:18:44+00:00June 24th, 2015|Flowers, Garden Ornaments, Our Home, Our Shop, Swedish Antiques, Topiary|

HAPPY SUMMER! It's hot, hot, hot in DC, and I'm staying in, in, in. Now is the time to enjoy the gardens from inside. And, now is the time to catch up on my myrtle topiary plants: trimming, repotting, and fertilizing. There's a reason why I am so devoted to [...]

New Arrivals

By |2019-05-29T17:18:44+00:00May 20th, 2015|Antique Pottery, Art, Garden Ornaments, Our Shop, Swedish Antiques, White Ironstone|

Hello, there ~ Did you hear the news? We just received a new shipment :) It's a large and eclectic one with finds from Belgium, England, France and Sweden. New arrivals include:- Original twentieth-century art with early frames - Antique gilded, painted, sunburst and Venetian mirrors - Classic white ironstone [...]

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