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Post  spacifica Thu 12 Aug - 19:06

Hi all

I am very new to being a fan of Crown Lynn. At the moment taken a liking to Ponui and Polynesia but unsure apart from Trade me where I could look to purchase these. Can anyone give me a point in a direction please?

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Post  Ev Thu 12 Aug - 19:19

Welcome to the site spacifica Very Happy

If you save to your favourites on Trademe .... Crown Lynn Plates and Platters
they will email you all of the new listings each day.....
and those patterns will get listed from time to time.

Trademe has to be the best avenue for finding the likes of Ponui and Polynesia patterns.
I trawl the charity shops and have never seen either pattern.

Cheers Ev
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Post  spacifica Thu 12 Aug - 19:26

Hi Ev

Thanks for your reply. Hmm yes I think I also will take to doing secondhand shops etc also. While I really am looking for Ponui and Polynesia there are so many Crown Lynns Ive taken a fancy to, but will try and focus on a half dozen things or so.

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Post  mrnarna Thu 12 Aug - 21:20

spacifica wrote:Hi Ev

Thanks for your reply. Hmm yes I think I also will take to doing secondhand shops etc also. While I really am looking for Ponui and Polynesia there are so many Crown Lynns Ive taken a fancy to, but will try and focus on a half dozen things or so.

Cheers
spacifica

A big welcome to you also.

good luck with that, I tried to limit my patterns but on a last binge bought close to 100 pieces.

Its just too tempting to not buy a piece you dont have
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Post  spacifica Fri 13 Aug - 7:09


Thanks both for the welcome. Yes I am a wee bit carefree at the moment, as soon as I see anything, I seem to see and want no matter what or my memory of my parents having various patterns (age related I think)..lol.and I get all nostalgic. Very exciting for this newbie ..and its so good.

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Post  Ev Fri 13 Aug - 16:16

If you are ever passing through Thames this place would be worth a visit ....

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Crown-Lynn/105651406136277?v=desc&ref=ts#!/pages/Petes-Collectables-Crown-Lynn-store/108101895896098?ref=ts

or you could make contact through his Facebook page to save you a trip Very Happy
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Post  TonyK Sat 14 Aug - 11:09

Hi and Welcome spacifica

There's a Polynesia dessert bowl listed on eBay at the moment (item no. 140431083861) for $US9.99. It looks like they're quoting $US39.96 to post it to this side of the world. affraid

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Post  mrnarna Sat 14 Aug - 11:14

oh I so want it Laughing :whistles: (sarcasm)


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Post  spacifica Mon 16 Aug - 20:17

Thank you Tonyk for your welcome and info, very much appreciated. Just the thought of the postage is frightening tho.
And yes mrnarna, Im so focused on wanting it .. cyclops hmm :whistles: do I, I ask myself..hmm :thud: the reality of it all can be so harsh at times...i WILL NEED TO THINK ON IT FURTHER.

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Post  HeatherT Mon 16 Aug - 23:17

Ahhhh another member after our own hearts!!! Welcome spacifica! Very Happy
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Post  spacifica Tue 17 Aug - 18:32


Thank you HeatherT
Very Happy

I have a weeny bit of a problem tho right now... scratch Ponui and Polynesia is rather rare right now. Ive bought some pieces, but alas Im needing another something or 2 to fill a void.. Rolling Eyes I guess there's only one answer for it...find another pattern or something I like... Very Happy Wink

Fab idea I reckon... :loveit:

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Post  mrnarna Tue 17 Aug - 18:53

yeah I settled on color glaze which even by itself can be quite costly

but there is no way I'd buy anything in dinner ware from ebay its just so costly

good luck

may the force guide you
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