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4 Ways To Use Vintage Silver This Holiday


Dec 5, 2014 holiday, Holiday By Evolution Home , , , , , , 0 Comments


It’s the holiday season! And that means decking the halls and hanging the stockings and coming up with fun new ways to incorporate vintage items into your decor.

This week, we decided to come up with some fun new ways to use one of the most common vintage items – silver platters and serving pieces. We all have them laying around the house, tucked away in cupboards, never to be used for their intended purpose. Okay – disclaimer: some of us do use them for serving, but for those of us who don’t – this post if for you.

We scoured Pinterest for the best ideas – and oh my did we ever find some clever ones!

1. Repurpose  a vintage silver platter into a holiday sign for hanging! (Note: use vinyl stick-ons if you want something less permanent)

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2. Create a unique holiday wreath with your collection of silver platters. This idea makes the perfect statement piece for a room.
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3. Gather candle votives, small figurines and greens and arrange them on a silver platter – perfect for tabletops and mantles!
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4. Display your holiday greens with your silver pieces! It creates the ultimate chic holiday decor.
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Love what you see? We have LOADS of vintage silver pieces to help you pull off unique holiday decor this year. Come shop with us this weekend – we’re open Fri til 6pm, Sat 10-6 and Sun 11-5!

Get The Perfect Dining Table!


Nov 2, 2012 antique, dining sets, dining tables, family, holiday, Thanksgiving, vintage 0 Comments
Thanksgiving is just around the corner and we are stocked with gorgeous antique and vintage dining tables and chairs! Warm up your dining room with a vintage or antique piece that will last a lifetime. Do you have a piece in your home that is vintage or antique that you just couldn’t live without? Email your story to, we’d love to hear it! 

Join Us This Friday for a Holiday Celebration!


Nov 29, 2011 celebration, Del Ray, holiday, holiday gifts 0 Comments
Join us this Friday December 2nd from 6pm-9pm after the Annual Del Ray Tree Lighting and Luminaries for a holiday celebration! We will have “spirits” (wine & cider) to get you in the holiday spirit and plenty of holiday shopping!

We have something for everyone on your list from vintage toys for the kiddos to fabulous antique furniture for the home.

Join us Friday from 6pm-9pm, have a cocktail and shop around!

Join Us This Friday for a Holiday Celebration!


Nov 29, 2011 Del Ray, holiday, holiday gift ideas, tree lighting 0 Comments
Join us this Friday December 2nd after the Annual Del Ray Tree Lighting & Luminaries for a celebration to get you in the holiday spirit! We will have “spirits” (wine & cider) and an evening FULL of holiday shopping.

You are sure to find something for everyone on your list at Not Too Shabby. We have tons of crystal, china and serving ware to help you pull off the perfect holiday dinner and party, fun vintage toys and books for kids and home furnishings and accessories for everyone!

Stop by Friday between 6pm and 9pm, enjoy a cocktail and shop around!

We’ll see you then!