Sit, stay, smile at Little Guild

Little Guild Executive Director Justin Vagliano and his son made new friends with the pups who came to have their portraits taken at the May 14 fundraising party for the Little Guild. Photo by Alexander Wilburn

CORNWALL — A bull in a china shop, as the idiom goes, spells disaster. But what about dogs in an antiques gallery? In Litchfield County, that spells: fundraiser. 

RT Facts Design & Antiques in Kent is an open, sunlit barn-like space housing a small museum’s worth of 1920s French stone sculpture and George Nakashima-inspired dining sets. On Mothers Day, May 14, the shop celebrated a very specific kind of parental bond: that between owner and dog. 

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