Tag Archives: Martha Stewart

Mercury Glass: Encasing the Brilliance of Silver

Collection of seven antique mercury glass vessels selling for $750 at charish.com

Mercury glass is not all it is wrapped up to be as there is no actual mercury used in the encased silvered part of the glass, except during its first few years. While rumors abound regarding the danger of being poisoned when using tableware made with “mercury glass,” it is a myth that comes from […]

Women's Support Services to Host 16th Annual Trade Secrets

Garden enthusiasts travel from across the country for this spectacular May event Sharon, CT, March 15, 2016 – It’s spring, and that means it is time to think Trade Secrets! This oh-so-popular two-day garden event dubbed the northeast’s garden event of the year includes the rare plant and garden antique sale on Saturday, May 14, […]