We’re so Cool!

Hang this wreath on the wall, place it in a bowl on the table or set a candle in its center, these lemons look real and fresh! by RAZ, $28

We have a brand new Air Conditioning system now in place!  You’ll want to visit us on these hot summer days – just take a break from your days in the garden, house cleaning or make it a ‘vacation day’!

Have company coming that needs a little entertaining?  Aurora is the PERFECT place to bring them – there’s something here for all ages.  And, if some in your party are less interested in shopping, introduce them to our fine Old Aurora Colony Museum or our famous blue benches!

Open Tuesday – Sunday 11-5

Lemon & Basil for summer! Popular fragrance products by Michel Design Works plus a great enameled canister set.

Crisp Blue & White for Summer

Let your eyes rest on cooling blue and white when the days heat up! Easy care melamine dishes from QSquared, Goatmilk soaps and creams from Crabtree & Evelyn, crisp white towels from April Cornell, navy blue teapots from London Pottery and paper napkins by Ideal Home Line of Germany.

As we head into mid summer, we can settle in as the outdoor flowers and veggies grow into their own.  Inside, just a few tweaks can add some ‘comfort factors’ for the next hot spell.  Stop in and see what we’ve got for you!

Open Tuesday – Sunday 11-5

Cooling Colors

Delicious aqua and peach! A jolly teapot by London Pottery, linens by April Cornell and candles by Paddywax.

Since we are into the full-blown days of summer, it helps to rest your eyes on cooling hues that tone down the thermometer!  The shop is filled with pleasing prints to enjoy right now – from soft aqua to relaxing lavenders, from rose bouquets to fields of blooms.

April Cornell’s home decor linen prints can give your rooms a fresh lift on a hot summer day: tablecloths, tabletoppers, towels and runners.  You’ll be surprised how her square table toppers can transform a room!

We also have her best selling pure white waffle hand towels with their antique styled crochet borders – classic vintage style for bath or kitchen, especially welcome for summer heat.

New paisley linens by April Cornell in lavender and green! $8 – 39.95.

Open Tuesday-Sunday 11-5

Summertime, Summertime, Sum-Sum Summertime!

Strawberry linens from April Cornell, honeycomb pottery and Crabtree & Evelyn’s Summerhill fragrances — it’s truly the start of summer in Oregon!

There’s no mistaking it – we have been initiated into a full summer!

Open ALL Fourth of July weekend days –

Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday July 4th


Our shop is loaded with new things!

  • Fully stocked tea counter to make delicious iced teas
  • Summer fragances
  • New honey/lavender soaps from France
  • Country accessories including chickens
  • Large assortment of summer napkins for your casual entertaining
  • Summer jewelry – for that wedding you’ll be attending or colorful, Millefiori glass for fun and travel!
  • Big reorder of Punch Studio cards has arrived
  • Mahogany curio cabinets plus a great curved glass oak china closet!

Drop in and see us.  Our daisies out front are in full bloom!

Fresh Face for the Summer House

Be ready with a great summer background when the hot weather decides to stay awhile!

A nice new tablecloth, crisp tee towels, fragrant citrus soaps at the sink and a pitcher of our tea in the refrigerator — face the coming hot days in comfort!

Our air conditioned shop is filled with new stock in every corner – from several new antique curio & china cabinets to counters of jewelry for your vacations.

Open Tuesday-Sunday 11-5