It’s getting a little chilly around here

Well gals it looks like summer is nearly over! I don’t know about you, but I have had cold feet and have had to put on a cardigan and some socks this week! Usually I don’t feel the cold…as I suffer from dreaded hot flushes…! So could this be a sign that at last my menopause is on its way out! (Please please please lets hope it is lol) Our…

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We Were So Rock and Roll

  I thought I would be able to keep quiet until September…but I cant keep my mouth shut for long so here I am back sooner rather than later!…Things have been rather busy here for me lately…I have had a major clear out and taken a lot of items to the Boot Sale…this place still looks rather cluttered though…but it is not as bad as it was and at least now…

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The Bodyguard Rocked!

Do bare with me my lovely friends…I am still behind the scenes…but I am working on my website at the moment…as my home is going to be featured in RELOVED Magazine (the July Edition out on 12th June)…so I want to be prepared!…I’ll let you know when it is out…I’ll be doing a give-away anyways 😉 If you need me or want to drop me a line regarding being featured…

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HANDMADE LUCKY WEDDING HORSESHOE

I made this lucky horseshoe for the Bride of the wedding I went to with my Mum a couple of Saturday’s ago… (I blogged about it here) I started by drawing freehand a horseshoe shape on some cardboard and cut it out…I then covered it with ribbon and sewed it into place…I then found my trusty old friend ‘the glue gun’…wow! I had forgotten how brilliant that thing is for…

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A WEDDING INVITE – LETS CREATE

  So I had a wedding Invite!…& these days, as I am getting older, invites are few and far between…but after my stepfather Reg died last October..(my mum and Reg weren’t married, but I knew him as my dad for 25 years) …I was cordially invited to take his place and take my Mum to Reg’s Granddaughter’s Wedding…so needless to say I had to make myself some pretty jewellery to wear…

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Those Hazy Crazy Market Dayz

  I was searching through my many many pictures, only to come across these, which I am sure I have not shown you before…They were taken about 8 years ago now, when Freddy and I decided to have a big clear out and take our wares to an Antique Fair. It was a little while before Fred had his heart attack, so he could help me a little bit, but…

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Blythe Doll Kitsch

 ….And isn’t she lovely!…I found her at a Car Boot Sale in Essex, whilst I was visiting my Mum!….it was actually quite late in the morning when I set my eyes upon her!….and I instantly fell in love!  She has those wide eye Blythe features, a pretty haircut and a silk scarf with pretty little bows in her hair…The lady that I bought her from told me that she is…

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INSPIRATIONAL ART

retributions muse Loui Jover Australia It always amazes me the amount of talent there is around the world, especially now with social media, we can switch on our computers and see what someone has created that afternoon in every country we choose… BEACH Tran Tuan Vietnam I have always been a lover of art and have often visited the galleries in London…especially when I need a bit of inspiration…something in…

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