Friday, June 8, 2012


One additional stop I made on Loi's recommendation while reacquainting myself with my old home town (I went to school and worked in DC, and met Mr. H there!)  was at Oliver Dunn ·  Moss & Co ·  Catherine Roberts - three shops in one, over two levels and in the garden of a lovely, old brick building in Georgetown. The store is a great mix of new, vintage and antique furniture and accessories.

The small garden is absolutely filled with beautiful topiary, planters and vintage garden furniture.

Here a mirror is propped up on the table - a feature I would love to try in a courtyard garden.

Although I was coveting several of the lovely myrtle standards I was worried about their spending a lot of time in the car, so instead I indulged my love of vintage glassware and brought home a set of 8 of these festive goblets.

Oliver Dunn ·  Moss & Co ·  Catherine Roberts, 1657 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20007
Telephone: 202-338-7410.


  1. Gorgeous Phyllis. The vintage goblets are such a treat, good for you! Have you caught your breath yet? You had such a whirlwind of a trip, but I suppose connecting with good people that bring joy and inspire always seem to invigorate! Have a great weekend. Brenda.

  2. Oh my goodness, you have been having some wonderful retail therapy! I would have wanted to buy everything you've shown in these last few posts. x Sharon

  3. I love going to places like this. Only a really gifted person can do visual display as beautiful as this. I mean to simply make "anything" a treasure. It's wonderful. My daughter & I stopped in at an estate sale yesterday and came away with a huge, & I mean really large, bowl & pitcher. She was thrilled! $30.00 A true find.

  4. Phyllis, so glad you made it there. Love your glasses! We had talked about glassware, and I'm delighted you found some. Your photos are've captured everything so well. Have a great weekend!

  5. Love the pictures of this store! We have several of the same items at my shop as well but I love the garden items mixed in! Maybe one day I can visit it for myself! Thanks for sharing this!

  6. Phyllis, We LOVE to go to Georgetown and didn't know about this place! Thanks for sharing the wonderful images and stores.
    Have a great weekend.

  7. Sent here by Jennings and Gates. I had you on my list to visit after you commented on my post last Monday. I had lost your blog somehow, and I am so happy I have found it!!
    Stunning images and a beautiful blog. I am your newest follower!

  8. I don't know how you ever left that shop it looks like my kind of place. The images you took are all so drool worthy!


  9. What a fabulous shop - I can honestly say that I would happily take home EVERYTHING that you have shown in your images (great photos btw) - it's all absolutely gorgeous!
    Paula x

  10. Everything looks wonderful. Love stores like this. It would be hard to leave.

  11. I am so glad to learn of this beautiful store. I will be in Washington in a few months and always make the trek to Georgetown!!

  12. Great store!! I didn't know you lived there! I did too:) I worked at the National Gallery of Art and lived in Dupont Circle! I miss it:-) xo, K


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