Thursday, 17 May 2012

lovely things


A few nice things from my week...I've just subscribed to Selvedge magazine, and this 'souvenir' edition dropped through my letter box the other day, lots of inspiring articles inside....


I have a bit of a thing for china birds, this one was a present from my very lovely friend 'Candy Pop' Thank you, I love it! It now looks happy in it's new home by my jars filled with vintage lace.


...bits and pieces from around my work room; a beautiful reel of pale blue taffeta, part of a diamante necklace, a piece of lace waiting to have beads stitched on to it, a lovely old tea spoon case and stamps from the market....

What nice things have cheered you up this week?

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  1. Lovely, and 'little birdie' looks perfect there.. Great to see you earlier - you are so stylish! x

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  2. Hello sweet Victoria, The magazine looks beautiful and the little birdie sweet Natasha gave you is so pretty! She looks perfect amongst your lovely jars of lace! I enjoyed seeing the gorgeous pieces around your workroom! So inspiring! I finished several embroidered mini quilts this past week and that has make me quite happy! I hope your weekend is wonderful! xo~Paula

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    1. I bet your finished quilts are beautiful x

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  3. That looks an interesting magazine I will see if I can find it. Love the embellished lace from the previous post really pretty :)

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    1. It's quite expensive for a magazine, but it's worth it x

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  4. you have such a knack of making everyday things so elegant ....... ♦

    happy weekend!

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  5. Selvedge is a wonderful subscription to have. The adverts are relevant but few and you can go back to it again and again for reference. Lovely post as always!

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  6. How beautifully you present your work.........adorable bird!

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