Notes by Meg

Store tour


  • The Whiskey & Gin pillow collection has arrived with a side of autumn

    And..... it's my first blog post here since everything moved, so hopefully I can figure this sucker out.  The weather has gotten cooler and it's time to flip around the house, clean after the longest March break ever and maybe treat ourselves to some new stuffed animals. Ahem..... pillows. The W...
  • WE MADE IT! Reopening at Oliver and Rust

    The longest 2 months almost to the day for me have come to an end. Well Wednesday is the end. This has been an epic rollercoaster filled with every emotion under the sun. The support that has come in for this store from so many of you has been overwhelming and so appreciated that words just won'...
  • A slo mo shop tour at Oliver and Rust

    This post is for all my "go slower" friends. It was high time I did a shop tour on here again and this one is going to be picture intense. Loads of photos for perusal to help with the wonderful screen shopping we are all doing. Please note a few things: 1. Inquiries can be sent to [email protected]
  • Oliver and Rust. It's winter at the shop

    Winter is the season for simple beauty in the home. It's the season for plants and easy decor in the shop too. We clear out the Christmas pretty quick around these parts and transition into all the pillows and green. Time for a fresh start and a fresh year. Let's go for a walk shall we.      ...

Blogging Since 2015

This blog is written by Meg and includes tales of the renovations/ decor changes of her home and the shop she owns in Fonthill, Ontario. It goes back many years, much before the shop was born. It is like one of those stacking dolls. It started with a couple of kids buying their forever home. It snowballed into renovations, which turned into garage shows and then a store. If you are new here, welcome! We are glad you stopped by.