Collecting, cleaning, displaying, researching, and appreciating TRIVETS and related go-withs!


New Years Day is traditionally the day when people make resolutions that can improve their lives. Can I make a suggestion? JOIN PITCA, the national organization for pressing iron and trivet … Continue reading

January 1, 2018

What will become of our trivets?

Whether a collection is large or small, serious thought should be given to what will become of our trivets. This is something to discuss now with family members and put … Continue reading

January 29, 2016

Laundry day collectibles at Renningers

The November Renningers Extravaganza in Mt. Dora, Florida was exceptional, as always! Over 800 dealers set up booths along the 117 acres of rolling pastureland Friday – Sunday, November 19 … Continue reading

November 25, 2010

Wireware at Renningers

  Renninger’s in Mt. Dora, Florida holds three Extravaganzas a year: January, February and November. I wasn’t able to make the January show, but I did return in February 2010. … Continue reading

March 7, 2010

A successful day at Renningers

I ended up with an unexpected day off from work Friday, so I drove over to the Renningers Extravaganza being held in Mt. Dora, Florida. This is a three-day event, … Continue reading

November 22, 2009