A Paper Zoo – Vintage 60s Animal Poetry Book

Occasionally i sell vintage treasures in my shop that i regret selling somewhat. Sometimes i list something for sale, secretly hoping nobody would buy it, so i can keep it. Sometimes i have something in my personal collection for so long, that i think it’s time for it to move on to a new home […]

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Vintage 1960s High Fashion Knits

My mom taught me how to knit when I was a little girl. Just a few basic stitches. I could make a scarf, and i think i once made a basic dress for one of my dolls. But that is over 30 years ago. I do know how to crochet and made many crocheted items […]

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How to Carve Mini Pumpkins with a Drill

  I came across these beautiful mini pumpkins at the farmers market the other day. And since it is that time of year when fall decorations start to appear around our home, i just needed to get DIY’ing instead of cooking. The most obvious thought is carving. The thing is, i can already see myself […]

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Vintage Childrens Fashion Illustrations

These mod childrens fashion illustrations come from a vintage Dutch sewing magazine from the early 1970’s. I think the outfits are just too adorable and i love the color schemes used. Makes me itch to get my sewing machine out and start making some vintage style clothes for my baby boy! I think i recognize […]

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