I mentioned to my husband that I wanted an old gate to use as a photo prop when I take pictures of the things I make.
He is often out and about in the demolition yards and I thought he might find something for me one day.
I gave him a vague idea of what type of gate I was looking for and a couple of days later he told me he had found something.
It was an old gate from a house that was being demolished and when he inquired they told him to take it before the bulldozers came and it was destroyed forever!
Here is that gate. I just love it and it is just what I was looking for. It belongs to another era and is hand made.
Nothing is symmetrical on this gate as it has little differences on both sides.
Mr B is taking it to be sand blasted and then we will do something with it to restore it. I will then need to give it a permanent location somewhere and a post and maybe some flowers around it. I hope it knows it's loved.
Thank you Mr B.......you're my treasure.......now.......what can I get him to find next. Do I need any other props? LOL!