Monday, 29 September 2014

Busy Weeks, Losing Time and Warp Factor 9, Maybe?!

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Hello, Happy Monday :)

Wow, well that was an incredibly busy week - I've been cake baking, leaflet dropping, wardrobe building; not to mention working in the shop more often than I usually do.
I think I've pretty much got everything under control now, all that needed to be achieve has been, well, achieved I guess.......and the girls new bedroom furniture is looking lovely; it has mirrors across the front doors, which they love and I've already spotted lots of posing going on - hehe!

One thing I have been indulging in - and nobody is more surprised by this than I am - is my love of Star Trek! That's right, I did say "love" and not "hate" .Most people whom which know me will be aware of my continued eye rolling at the mere mention of a starship anything. I had recently come to the conclusion (some how) that technically speaking: I should love it, I mean Sci-fi films are my most favourite thing to watch. So Star Trek seemed logical, right? So why had I always dismissed it with such animosity?

I think even Gav was a little perturbed by this sudden request to watch Star Trek The Next Generation from start to finish. So, yes, a few weeks later; we are now halfway through season 2. It's been a little like Breaking Bad for me: in (the only) respect that; once you begin watching one episode in an evening, you let them keep rolling on......right up until bedtime when you've realised you've had 3 hours of klingon battling, planet saving, Picard ruling goodness upon the Starship Enterprise - and now you're feeling super knackered and in need of a good long rest ( dramatic, moi?!).

Right-tee-oh,  I'm off now to the post office, post a shop order and then perhaps indulge in a little afternoon thrifting - just maybe!




Friday, 19 September 2014

New Vintage Items in My New Vintage Shop!

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I seem to be managing my time quite nicely recently, which makes a delightful change - completing some promo work, blog posts and setting up my new shop Raspberry Mint - I'm feeling surprisingly optimistic and energetic about it all, which is a lovely feeling. On top of this, I've ordered the girls some new, much needed bedroom furniture - which is arriving on Monday; my weekend will literally be spent clearing out their room and making things ready for flatpack furniture building next week. Joys :)



Vintage clothing dresses and pretty dressing gowns

I just wanted to wish you a fab, productively happy weekend, and to share with you some of the clothing from my shop - Have a good one!


Pretty Vintage Clothing in the UK Jean Varon Dresses

Thursday, 18 September 2014

Posing, Sorting and Rediscovering Autumnal Colours!

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Well Hellooooo,
Good morning and happy Thursday!

Yesterday was spent sorting out the dreaded wardrobe - again - even with a mass clear out, I'm still struggling with space. I think I may own too many clothes!

Whilst sorting out, I came across this cute little blouse that I'd forgotten I'd bought from Judy's Affordable Vintage Fair when they came to us back in the Spring - I'm glad I rediscovered this though as it's totally autumnal and teamed with a lady necktie and black vintage skirt, it's perfect for the coming months.

Obviously these colours would work marvellously with red hair; which I kinda had when I bought this. Red lipstick shall have to do now though  :)

.......and having a sort out is a good excuse to take some posey pictures of course

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