Tag Archives: mugs

Keep Calm and Carry On A Cottage Industry

Over the last few years or so there has been a resurgence of the British World War II slogan “Keep Calm and Carry On”. It is a design that was inspired by the world war II poster commissioned by King George VI in 1939. Continue reading

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Ceramics and Pottery of Boleslawiec, Poland

The patterns and stampings that are used by the manufacturers in Boleslawiec make their products easily identifiable the world over. Continue reading

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Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Too! (and Eeyore, Owl, Piglet…,)

With the holiday season quickly coming upon us there are a number of new ways to enjoy your favorite hot drink. One of those ways is with Disney’s Pooh characters. Continue reading

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Jack Skellington is Coming to Town!

I also found a great mug of Jack with his jack-o-Lantern in a beautiful orange and black color scheme. I especially like all of the detail in jack’s art work and the lyrics in the background. Continue reading

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Coffee with Disney’s Tinkerbell

One of the great things about Disney is they are constantly changing their products and product designs. It gives the Disney artists an opportunity to express the Disney characters in new and different ways Continue reading

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French Roosters and their Mugs

I have since found roosters adorning all manner of home and kitchen items. A multitude of rooster variations abound on mugs, platters and plates with paintings lovingly drawn. Continue reading

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Shipping Costs from Omar’s Tent to You

There has been a lot of controversy between buyers and sellers regarding shipping costs. I certainly get a number of questions from potential customers regarding some of my items and why they have such a high shipping cost. Believe me, If I could ship for less I would do it because I would attract more customers and enhance my bottom line. Continue reading

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Walt Disney’s Peter Pan

One of my favorite rides at Disneyland is the Peter Pan ride. As a kid and now as an adult I enjoy the flying over London at night part of the ride. It was fantastic when I was young and … Continue reading

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Omar’s Tent Now on Facebook

Now that Christmas is over and the new year has begun we have built a presence on Facebook so that we may better meet the needs of our friends and guests. Please come visit us at www.facebook.com/omarstent and become a friend. All are welcome! Continue reading

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Black Friday with Jack

Jack Skellington has been popular since hitting the screens in The Nightmare Before Christmas in ’93. This time of year his popularity starts to rise at the beginning of October and carries through to Christmas. There is always a demand for … Continue reading

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A day unlike any other

QUXY7SA7WASC A day unlike any other….

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New Home

This is the new home of Omar’s Tent! It will be unlike any site that has come before. Very soon our doors will open and you will be amazed at what you find. All that you desire is here within your … Continue reading

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Polish Pottery from Boleslawiec, Poland

It has only been in recent times that I have begun to notice this special pottery from Poland.  Although the manufacturer has been around for quite some time I haven’t noticed it here in the states until the last few … Continue reading

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Shipping with Omar

There has been a lot of controversy between buyers and sellers regarding shipping costs. i know I get a number of questions from potential customers as to why some of my items have such a high shipping cost. Believe me, … Continue reading

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Nightmare Before Christmas

Recently I was getting the house ready for the coming holidays. I was cleaning a closet in my office and came across a box labelled Halloween. In the box were some Jack Skellington items I bought 3 or 4 years … Continue reading

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