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Knottywood Treasures

Welcome to Knottywood Treasures

the place for:

First Day Covers, Carnival Glass and Contemporary Art

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at Knottywood Treasures

Below are explanations of some of the more important tabs on the top of the page.

View and Purchase Merchandise

Our " Store" tab will take you to our e-commerce site.  Here you will find 1,000's of Colorano first day covers, Collins fdc's, Carnival Glass, and Contemporary Art to choose from, all pictured, all discounted from suggested retail price. 

We always discount our merchandise, some up to 50% off suggested retail.  In addition, all orders receive an automatic additional 5% discount if over $100.00.  We hope you will be able to find a unique item for yourself or a great gift for someone special!

The Catalogs

Don't know what Colorano first day covers you are missing? At this tab you will find the most complete and current U.S. Colorano Catalogs  in existence today. These catalogs show every U.S. first day cover (fdc) made by Colorano with their Colorano number and latest prices. Catalogs also show covers that are available to be purchased at our store in Pink.

Price lists are available for Colorano Foreign  and Collins first day covers also.

The Information Tabs

We have several informational tabs where you will learn a bit about first day covers in general and especially about Colorano "silk" first day covers and Collins "hand painted" first day covers. We also have biographies of our Cachet Makers. There are also tabs describing and picturing examples of Carnival Glass , Depression Glass , and Opalescent Glass . We also have 16 tabs under Artists and Art Processes  that give biographies of many contemporary artists and the art processes they use.

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Our Favorite Sites
Our Favorite links pages contains an ever changing list of interesting specialty stores on the web. Here you will find antiques, collectables, philatelic dealers, and unique merchandise for your home. We at Knottywood Treasures are attempting to be a one stop location for links to that special item you need for your home or collecting needs. If you have a favorite site that you think should be included, send us an email.

Retail web stores wishing to exchange links please go to our linking templates for examples and linking instructions.

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