Condition: very good - no major damage (no breaks, cracks, missing parts), slight fading on tins, and some wear on irresistible and ponds but nothing that deters from its timeless elegance and beauty. (all vintage and antique items are selected for their above-average condition for their age, well-loved, and cared for). Vintage: almost everything listed is from the 20th century or earlier.This means any scratches, discolorations, or teeny bits missing --are all due to age and time on this earth. Only pieces that have been loved and well cared for are listed but time does have a way of happening, and deterioration may occur. Unless kept in a china cabinet like many of my pieces. Please let me know asap if something seems awry with the item you received. Dates/age: best guesstimates according to online research, or the story shared by the owner, or dated packaging.
Do your research, too -- keywords such as imari, kutani, vintage, antique, etc. Have definitions that can help you weed thru some of the accuracies yourself. Questions: please message the sharing the joy team if you have questions or need more photos prior to investing in your new item of joy.
We will do our best to accommodate your needs as quickly as possible. Images: please review the images, and ask for more if you need them before making a decision.I tried to show all the important aspects of the item. But my camera skills could use a wee bit of improvement, haha. Clean: all items are carefully cleaned with murphy's oil soap, vinegar, and water, or environmentally friendly methods as appropriate to materials clothing cleaned in fragrance-free soap or eco drycleaned.
If the glass appears watermarked: lemon juice/vinegar, baking soda & soap are used as a magical eraser. Future stasia stewart embellished creations will be a hybrid of new, thrift, mixed embellishments, and vintage materials. Packaging: everything is appropriately and carefully cushioned, and attractively packaged with an abundance of loving care, gratitude, and appreciation. Please let us know if something seems particularly askew or inaccurate, and we will review the information and change it accordingly.Integrity is paramount in our minds, hearts, and business. This item is made of powder, cardboard, fur puff, satin, paper, tin and metal.