Thursday, January 14, 2010

Handmade Vintage Valentines & Love Decor by Grace Barzyz

Love has landed at the Red Shed! And what we're lovin' is fabulous Valentine and Love Decor, handmade by our own Grace Barzyz of "ala' Grace". She just unloaded her magic boxes and we were blown away! If you have never been to the Red Shed or if you don't normally visit between sales.....ummm, Might want to rethink that! (please excuse my photography, because it does not do justice to the great colors, texture or sparkle of these beauties) I am going to try to get some paypal buttons on these, but in the mean time, if you are interested in having any of these MAILED to you, just give us a call or email. All of these items are one of a kind or in very limited quantities....

(Comments added 1/16...Alot of the items below have already SOLD. Thank You! Grace is working on more, or if you would like a custom order of something similar, let us know. We have asked that the wings and piano roll be left in the shop until Tuesday, so you can still come by and see them, AND we will have 2 more piano rolls next week, possibly another set of wings and one more LOVE banner)

Exhibit #1 Love Italian Style
Grace designed these fabulous "Amore'" Cupid Wings...
Additional vintage plumes were added to the top...Antique & Vintage millinery velvet roses and beads surround and Italian cupid....
Hand cut and glittered letters are strung between vintage glass and pearl beads...
All, Ala Grace! $58
Exhibit 2. Love French Style
These are absolutely the most darling thing I have seen done with vintage player piano rolls....
They say Love in French, with French CupidsPaper roses are crafted from French book pages and a fixed.....oh this is gorgeous....
Vintage bead on the bottom. It also has a rope added to the top to hang. These are just brilliant when the light is shining through them from a window... $38 SOLD!
Love Italian Style #2 Romeo & Juliet

Be still my heart $38 SOLD (We do have one, a different style)I love art banners, so I search them out a lot and I promise I have never seen one this lovely and detailed!
Flags of lace, and music with metal hearts and hand painted L-O-V-E are attached to a vintage pink ribbon...
The music is perfectly aged and then hand rouged in pink. LOVE it! Only 1! SOLD! (Another style available, see Jan 24th post)
Beautiful handmade valentines, each with a vintage beaded hanger and antique elements $14 ea.
Above SOLD!

Above SOLD!LUV this bookmark! Perfect for your mom! $15

Be Mine Box $22 SOLD!
Don't forget the date! Large Red Heart $28
Grace has designed several Valentines cones filled with chocolate for your Sweet! This is my favorite! $22 SOLD! (But one different style available)

Ok, maybe these are my favorite! Check out the Cupid's Arrow! The staff is very shiny, sparkly red glitter $18 ALL SOLD!
Puff Heart with arrow $22

There are some smaller ones also, some cute little tartlett pans that she has turned into Valentine magnets. Come in to see them all!
This little ensemble is not by Grace, but fabulous vintage V fun... 6 vintage Valentines in a custom frame. Cute enough to keep out all year! $34
To order by phone call 817-310-6006 or email
We will be open this Saturday, Jan 16th from 10 - 4. Next Saturday Sale Feb 27th.