Category Archives: vintage books

Where Bloggers Create Party

Don't ya just git giddy when something you've wished for, waited on, dreamed of, but mostly WORKED HARD FOR, !!!finally!!! happens? For most of my "creative life" which now spans decades, my creative space and supplies were scattered throughout our home in closets, … Continue reading

Posted in antique stores, Birds, Books, creative storage, flowers, Inspiration, my studio, projects, thrift stores, vintage books, vintage buttons, vintage christmas ornaments, vintage doll, vintage dress form, vintage hat, vintage mannequin, vintage millinery, vintage wallpaper, Where Bloggers Create | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 74 Comments

Ready or not, here we go!

 There are lists, and more lists, piles gathering here and there of what to bring, the washing machine is going, last minute errands, and my head is spinning. Someone must be getting ready to go on vacation!  But since one … Continue reading

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Too full of love…

A few years back I spotted this old book published in 1896 in an antique store. Five dollars. Sold. To me.   It is filled with poetry, prose, and quotes scatttered here and there. Some are touching, others a bit too lovesick … Continue reading

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Snippets of a Studio…

  Don't be shy, come on in! But do be careful. There are piles of junk everywhere. And I mean everywhere. Yet, to me it is a glorious mess. A mess, well…because it is a mess. But glorious BECAUSE there are lots … Continue reading

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