Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Vintage Find - Pewter Bird

I've been having a huge de-clutter of my belongings recently. As part of that process I've been donating waaay more to charity shops than I have been buying from them.

However - I couldn't leave this guy on the shelf looking all sad and grubby.


A little bit of googling taught me that he's part of a pewter salt and pepper set (although the holes in his head kind of gave that away. I haven't tried cleaning pewter before so headed over to and a little wash, a vinegar, flour and vinegar paste, and a soft cloth later he looks like this...


So chubby.

Bye for now!


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