Fit for a prince or princess: making rocking horses for royals

Twin brothers Marc and Tony Stevenson pose in the Stevenson Brothers rocking horse workshop in Bethersden, Britain March 1, 2019. Picture taken March 1, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

BETHERSDEN, England (Reuters) – In a workshop in southeast England a restorer carefully removes the saddle of an old rocking horse, preparing it for repair. Upstairs, hammer in hand, a finisher drives nails into a saddle blanket on a newly carved, stained and polished wooden model. The rocking horses are among dozens being worked on […]

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