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The Old Curiosity Shop by Vic Newey. Saw this and his complete Dickensian street scene at the Kensington Festival a few years ago and it's absolutely wonderful. Have been a big fan ever since. He used to work on sets for film and TV and has transferred those skills and techniques to the miniature world. Click to his site to see the street lit and peopled. (can't pin)


Netherlands Dickens Festijn. Pinned before - lost on another board. This wonderful Old Curiosity Shop is in the top ten of my very favourite Dolls Houses!

from BuzzFeed

18 Vintage Photos Of Charles Dickens' London

The Old Curiosity Shop 13-14 Portsmouth St. The building itself dates back to the 16th Century, however, the name was added to the shop front after the novel was released.


The building, dating back to 1758, belongs to architectural rescuers Lassco – seemingly a Georgian version of Dickens’ Old Curiosity Shop, where the antique sits comfortably next to the contemporary...