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Will Jones - Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 2:07pm
Being a blacksmith does mean you have to desensitize yourself to the frequent misuse of words like "wrought iron" "blacksmith" "hand made by our craftsmen" et.c, but having been asked to reproduce some genuinely hand forged light fittings, I had a poke around the web last night to see what people were charging for off the shelf "period" lighting and came across this. Must be the most offensively misleading blurb I've come across yet to describe something glued together with a mig out of commercially available mass produced parts.
I'm still considering whether to contact them to complain, but I think it would prove nothing other than what an old curmudgeon I'm turning into!
Have a look and a giggle. Pretty rich price tag on'em too!