Category Archives: vintage millinery

What I wish…

Besides wishing that those weren't our vehicles sitting out on the driveway instead of inside our garage…  …especially since Atlanta just got clobbered with about five inches of snow…and intermittent periods of:  …with the potential for more on its way… Besides wishing … Continue reading

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A Heaping Spoon{ful} of Grace

 Squeal with deeeee-light! That's what I was doing as I slowly opened a package from a recent swap with Patty {Magpie's Nest}. You know the routine…slowly is the operative word. Not only do you want to savor the moment as each … Continue reading

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Vintage Doll

In my last post I mentioned that I was having to go and tidy up an offspring's apartment after a move out….. #!@&*!!@#%+?<%$#!!!! Thank you for letting me vent. Now, to more pleasant subjects…namely, new Dolly Love… …despite the fact … Continue reading

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Where Bloggers Create, Part II

  I warned ya'll that there might be a few follow-ups to the original tour…was having voo-coo computer issues on my first attempt. Most of my computer issues tend to fall within the realm of  "not the brightest bulb when it comes to technical stuff"…{{{sigh}}} Not sure … Continue reading

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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

Happy Mother’s Day

   (my mother taken in the 1940's)  Mother's Day is one of those days that can stir the emotions like no other day…At different times in my life, those emotions varied. During seven+ years of infertility, or following a miscarriage, the day stirred … Continue reading

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Pink Saturday!

  First, I'd like to wish Beverly a speedy recovery on her recent surgery!  A listing of all this week's participants can be found on her blog, HOW SWEET THE SOUND. I haven't heard that there isn't a list, and … Continue reading

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