FURNITURE REPAIR & REFINISHING
FURNITURE REPAIR & REFINISHING
Cart 0

Blog — sailors

A Salty Attitude

bar sailors

A Salty Attitude

Entertain your salty dogs and mermaids in nautical style with our latest wine glasses. It seems that the longer a soul has been at sea, the more thick their skin is back on land.  Life on the waves is full of mishaps, course corrections, foul weather, close quarters with surly crew and equipment failure. A seat at the bar after long day on the water can feel like pure bliss. On the other hand, there are the sunsets in the harbor, the colorful slow sunrise across a watery horizon, the teamwork, the peace of a quiet afternoon, the thrill of...

Read more →


Why do sailors love mermaids?

mermaids sailors

Why do sailors love mermaids?

Sailors actually have a love/fear relationship with mermaids – the legendary aquatic creatures with a body of a woman and the tail of a fish.These beautiful creatures appear in the folklore of many cultures worldwide, with the first stories appearing in ancient Assyrian legends. Mermaids have been associated with negative events such as storms and shipwrecks, but there are also stories where they provide great treasure or fall in love with sailors.Are mermaids real? Maybe! There is a rare congenital disorder known as Sirenomelia, which is referred to as “mermaid syndrome”. A child can be born with his or her...

Read more →