Buying online requires confidence and if you haven’t met us already you will not know what to expect.  With all of our descriptions and photographs we hope to fully describe the items as they are presented so that when they arrive you are totally happy with your purchase.  If when looking at an item of stock you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to ask.  

We love to hear from happy customers and here are a few examples:

"[The engravings] are finally in place! My wife and I had a nerve-wracking afternoon balancing on ladders!
The frames and the mounts are exquisite."

Simon, London, October 2023


"Dear Henry, Absolutely delighted with the portrait painting, packaging was excellent,
great service. Thank you very much,  hope we can do business again."

John, Lincolnshire, October 2023 


'It [engraving of Lord Morpeth] was delivered this morning and I couldn’t be more thrilled.
It’s so charming and that little bit different which is what I love about it.'

Helen, London, September 2023


'The chair is absolutely magnificent and the fabric is perfect!  
Thank you so much again for your assistance and professionalism, it has been fantastic working with you.'

Kris, Australia, August 2023


'Just to let you know that we received the wine safe and like it very much'

Kim, Normandy, France, July 2023


'Henry, just a note to say the hooks arrived safely in this morning's post. Many thanks they are lovely.'

Alan, Ayrshire, July 2023


'Dear Henry, Thank you very much for sending me the hall lantern - so beautifully packaged and it arrived in perfect condition.  
We are absolutely delighted with it and can finally say goodbye to a paper lampshade - let there be light!'

Penny, Easter Ross, June 2023


'The crate from your shop arrived today.  Your exceptional packing allowed for the [cast iron] bench ends to arrive undamaged.
Attached are a few photos of your handiwork and the protection it provided.
Thank you so much for your efforts.'

Karl, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, May 2023


'Morning Henry, Top Hat arrived safely and delighted to say it fits! Many thanks for all your fairness and help on this.'

Mark, Surrey, March 2023


'Just to confirm it has now arrived and I am absolutely delighted with it [Enamel and seed-pearl pendant].    
The photo does not do it justice.  Many thanks for all your efforts [to find a gold chain to match].'

Caroline, Surrey, February 2023


'Hi Henry, Just arrived thanks, I love the slide action and my debit card fits nicely [in the silver cigarette case]
plus a nice piece of up-cycling and history too, thanks again.'

Paul, Berkshire, January 2023


'I just wanted to let you know the glasses just arrived.
I am very pleased with them. I hope to be in contact with you again.
Have a Merry and Healthy Holiday Season.'

Major, Virginia Beach, USA, December 2022


'The dolls pram arrived yesterday afternoon thank you very much, I was very impressed by the secure packing,
I am an ardent collector of antiques, should there be anything I find on your website I would like,
I shall have no hesitation in buying from you again.
Your service unsurpassed.'

Antonia, Hampshire, December 2022


'Just a note to say that I have taken safe delivery of my lovely brooch, thank you.'

Barbara, France, December 2022


'The parcel arrived this afternoon. I am delighted with the silver and candlesticks. 
Thank you for sorting out the restoring of the silver and packaging of the items for me. I do appreciate it.' 

Sven, South Africa, November 2022


'They are perfect thank you so much'

Charlie, Mansfield, November 2022


'The table and the chairs were well received. We are very happy with them - a beautiful set.
The person in charge of the delivery was very kind and professional.'

Rafael, London, November 2022


'Hi Henry,  I received the figurine – it’s fantastic!
Thanks a lot! And thank you for the careful packaging!'

Alicija, Lithuania, November 2022


'Dear Henry and Miranda,  
I confirm receipt of the gorgeous little cup which I positively love.  
Thanks for the careful packing.'

Veronique, Jersey, November 2022


'The Barrel has arrived and I am very happy with my purchase.
Also glad to see you are not using plastic wrapping!'

Gerald, London, October 2022


'These tiny sheep arrived in today’s post, all in good order.  They are a gift.  
I’m sure the recipient will be charmed!  
Thanks very much.'
Kim, BC, Canada, July 2022


'The vases arrived here safely on Tuesday afternoon. I'm very pleased with them.'

Vincent, Montana, USA, May 2022


'The bowl arrived safe and sound, thanks for packing it so well'

Stephen, Malta, May 2022


'Just to confirm that the books turned up safe and sound today.
Thanks again for your swift and friendly service.'

Andrew, Isle of Skye, April 2022


'My new purchases arrived safely and beautifully packed.'

Bryan, Cowbridge, March 2022


'The urns were delivered this morning, thank you so much for organising. They are so wonderful!'

Chasha, London, March 2022


'The little wine glass safely arrived!  I am impressed with your efficiency again!
The latticino is very delicate and it did not disappoint... Thank you again.'

Stephanie, USA, March 2022


'I received your parcel, it arrived safely - thank you very much! I'm very happy!
Many thanks for the careful packaging! With the best wishes from Vilnius.'

Alicija, Lithuania, February 2022


'Silhouettes arrived safely thank you...they are lovely examples...I’m very happy with them.'

Tim, Spalding, February 2022


'The tray has safely arrived.  The customs transactions were complicated and taxation quite high.
However, it was well worth it and I am glad I bought it.'

Ervan, Germany, January 2022


'Alléluia! The carrier did the delivery this morning. I'm happy with my choices!!
Many thanks again.  À bientôt.'

Patricia, France, December 2021


'We have received the Victorian silver belt buckle, thank you, my wife loves it.
Thanks for your help and speedy delivery.'

David, Nuneaton, October 2021


'Package just arrived, all perfect, thank you very much.'

Jonathan, Grimsby, October, 2021


'The package, containing the beautifully packed (and extremely beautiful) brooch arrived.
Thank you for your time and for the brooch, which I like very much indeed.'

Peter, Exeter, September 2021


'The table has arrived and it is perfect.  Thank you very much for reminding me to look at the website.'

Kristina, Edinburgh, September 2021


'I just wanted to let you know that I received the pearls yesterday and they are absolutely beautiful.
Thank you for your help, I am really pleased with the whole experience!'

Agnieszka, Lancaster, September 2021


'The desk has arrived and it is even more beautiful “in-the-flesh”. Thank you.
We’re going to keep a greater eye on your stock!  Delivery guy was first class too.'

Patrick, London, June 2021


'Hello Henry, Just wanted to say the hip flask is lovely, just what I was looking for.
The packaging and delivery was excellent.  It was a pleasure doing business with you.  Thank you.'

Bernie, Hertfordshire, April 2021


'Hi Henry, Thank you so much we received the bedside yesterday and it’s gorgeous!
If you ever find another one like this please let me know as a pair is always fab.'

Branca, Somerset, April 2021


'Just wanted to let you know both pieces arrived a few hours ago, and look beautiful.  
The bookcase fits our living room perfectly! Please know it has gone to a good home.'

Linda, London, February 2021


'Just to let you know the mirror arrived safely and I am really pleased with it.'

Hadyn, London, March 2021


'Just to say that all the furniture arrived yesterday and we are delighted with everything,
thank you very much.'

Joanna, Hampshire, January 2021


'I’ve received the throw today, it’s lovely, thank you for your prompt service.'

Rosie, Abergavenny, March 2021


'The pendant has just arrived and it's beautiful. I like it very much and look forward to wearing it.
Thank you for packing it well and thank you to Miranda for answering all my questions.
It's so hard to buy jewellery at a distance.'

Jenny, York, November 2020 


'Just to let you know that the peppers arrived the other day and I am delighted.'

Neil, Belper, December 2020