Vintage indulgences that won't break the bank

We all love that perfect find for our homes. And when it's a beautifully crafted vintage or antique piece, we get something that's both truly one of a kind, and has a positive impact on our planet by up-cycling.

The great thing, is that there are many ways to indulge in such pieces without breaking the bank.

Here's some great, affordable, vintage finds that are perfect as a gift to self or someone you love—especially with Mother's Day coming up.

Bring in a bowl

With so many ways to use them, these hand-carved wooden Masala bowls from India are the ultimate for all sorts of treasures, features, bits and bobs.
Vintage hand-carved wooden Masala bowl

Light it up

Bring in much needed light, and a finishing touch, in style with these hand-made lampshades from Indonesian Borneo. Fantastic look when hung as a set. 
Hand-made lamshade from Indonesian borneo

Bright and Beautiful

Add an elegant touch of colour with these antique Chinese jugs that feature a rich green glaze. From kitchen to dining, from bathroom to bedside.

Antique Chinese jug with green glaze

Antique glazed pots

These gorgeous glazed pots are antique wine vessels from the Shanxi region of China. Each one displays hand-styled, and so unique, scalloped markings.

Antique Chinese black glazed pots

Serve or showcase

Make a statement even when serving. These artisan-carved, round, footed trays are a great serving piece. Or as a stand to showcase a treasure or even a candle.
Vintage carved footed round tray

Lasting paper mache

Beautifully constructed, layer upon layer, these vintage bowls were made of paper, and used to store rice. Some painted, some with frills, and each unique. 

Vintage paper mache bowl

Step it up

These aged Chinese elm mini stools are each full of character and history. They're perfect for bathrooms, kitchens, kids rooms or as display shelves. 

Vintage Aged Chinese Elm mini stool

You'll find these, and other such affordable vintage treasures at just in time for Mother's Day—or maybe a very deserving gift to self.