Monday, April 28, 2008
Thursday, April 24, 2008
The one below, I made into a basket with some vintage chenille stem. These were so fun to make.
These are all listed on Etsy, so check them out if you can. Bye for now!
Sunday, April 20, 2008
I also have one tiara, a necklace and two bracelets. I had to wait till today to get the pix in sunlight. They rhinestones looks so beautiful in sunlight. Bye for now!
Thursday, April 17, 2008
Above is a pincushion that I made for my dear friend Jacqui, thought it might cheer her up! Hope she likes it! Bye for now!
Tuesday, April 15, 2008
These two atc's are for the mermaid swap, using an old map that I got off of ebay. I used a little netting from a vintage hat too. And of course, they had to have seashell bras!
The last piece is Sabrina's first atc. She used a sea shell too. Well, bye for now!
Sunday, April 13, 2008
Next is my newest doll hat over at Etsy! This little chapeau is done in pink and cream. The base for this hat was like a criss-cross diamond shapes. I let the points of those peek out and added little flowers to the tips of the points. Hope you like it! Bye for now!
Friday, April 11, 2008
I found the elephant in an old children's dictionary. Isn't he fun? Bye for now!
Tuesday, April 08, 2008
Then there are the Madame Alexanders that my mother-in-law has given my daugher and me. Below are "Little Red Riding Hood" and "Breakfast in Bed".
Next are the bride and groom I got for a wedding present.
Last is my doll from when I was a little girl, a little worn, but still such a sweet face. Have some other dolls I already showed on a previous posts here and here. Hope you like these little dolls and thanks for stopping by. Can't wait to see everyone elses! Bye for now!
Sunday, April 06, 2008
My first bit of news is that I have a new collage on Etsy called "Hope Springs Eternal". I found a photo postcard at the thrift store and couldn't wait to play with it. This is what I came up with.
Next, I also have this little doll hat I made, that I showed you on a past blog. Finally decided to try and sell it. If it does, will try and make some more.
Also, on Etsy, I lowered the price of the little tooth fairy boxes. Would love to see these go to some sweet toothless children!
Lastly, I moved these two fairies below, from Etsy to Ebay for a 7 day auction. They won't be listed again, so last call on these! Bye for now!
Saturday, April 05, 2008
Next is my pink collection with hat and flowers. Below is the black collection with hats, flowers and feathers. Everything was found at thrift stores, estate sales and antique stores. Hats and vintage flowers are one of my favorite things, they are so feminine. And all about dressing up. But they are so decorative too! I know they are supposed to be kept in hat boxes, but that would be criminal not to be able to view them everyday! Bye for now!
Tuesday, April 01, 2008
On the top shelf is the tea set Mom gave me. The next shelf has a milk glass pitcher from Mom, a crystal decanter from our wedding, and some blue transferware pieces. The bottom shelf holds my brown transferware, vases, a milkglass bowl and tureens.
I had lots of fun decorating the top too.
This is a sweet little doll I found in the basement of an antique store in North Dakota. Only $1.50! I will be posting pix of more things from Mom's and the antique store, so till then, bye for now!
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