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What is Drexel Furniture? Based in the foothills of North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, Drexel Heritage Furnishings Inc. has been producing furniture for almost a century. A subsidiary since 1986 of Masco Corp., the world’s largest furniture manufacturer, Drexel Heritage is also a retailer of home furnishing accessories. Where did Drexel Furniture Come From? The Drexel Furniture…Read More
What is Carnival Glass? Carnival glass is moulded or pressed glass, always with a pattern and always with a shiny, metallic, ‘iridescent’ surface shimmer. How does Carnival Glass get it’s shine? Carnival glass gets its iridescent sheen from the application of metallic salts while the glass is still hot from the pressing. A final firing of the…Read More
The word collectible is a very vague term and means something different to everyone. Ask a non-collector what a collectible is and they will probably mention little figurines that are specifically marketed as collectibles or, more likely, a few years ago they would have mentioned Beanie Babies! Sometimes the non-collector will mention stamps, coins or…Read More
Whether hunting at our store, Back N The Day, or surfing listings for just the right item, understanding what is meant by terms such as “antique” or “vintage” will improve your buying and/or selling process. Antique and Vintage terms join a host of others (e.g. retro, classic, etc.) that have come to be understood as…Read More
This Aunt Jamima Cookie Jar takes us back in time. Aunt Jemima is a brand of pancake mix, syrup, and other breakfast foods owned by the Quaker Oats Company of Chicago. The trademark dates to 1893, although Aunt Jemima pancake mix debuted in 1889. The Quaker Oats Company first registered the Aunt Jemima trademark in April 1937. Aunt Jemima…Read More
7006 Ramsey St, Fayetteville, NC 28356
We are located just north of 295, Pine Forest Middle School, and The Good Year Plant on Ramsey Street.