The liver buildings, Liverpool sold by Christie's, London, on Friday, June 09, 2006
The liver buildings, Liverpool was sold by Christie's, London, on Friday, June 09, 2006, «PIPPA-7236» *
Your place to buy and sell all things handmade
Have you ever worked in a shop? My first ever Saturday job was in a local department store called Lewis's. It had branches all over the UK but Liverpool was its flagship store. This funny saying is very popular in Liverpool and it's meaning and history are unclear. Some people think it refers to the shop mannequins in the window as Lewis's was the first department store to use them in the early 20th century. A cheekier implication is that the staff used to stand around not doing a great…
Rarely seen Lowry work goes on show
A rarely seen painting of Liverpool's waterfront by the artist LS Lowry has gone on display for the first time in more than 40 years.
The Coolest Coffee Shop
I think this is the nicest coffee shop in Liverpool - certainly beats the local Costa or Starbucks for the ambience. It's even waitress service and the Capuccinno is wonderful. While in there the receipt roll and the cash register jammed so as they couldn't fix it immediately, we got our coffee's 'on the house'. Look at that wonderful architecture. It's a beautiful building. ( www.creativephotobook.co.uk - a completely free online photography book )