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All about Carpet Bags

Velvet Carpet Bag
Yesterday I gave you a little history lesson on the origin of the word 'lingerie'. Today, to continue with educating you, you're welcome, here's a little lesson on Carpet Bags.

The carpet bag was invented as a type of baggage light enough for a passenger to carry, like a duffel bag, as opposed to a wooden or metal trunk, which required the assistance of porters. It was a good...

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Vintage Lingerie

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Etymology

The word lingerie is a word taken directly from the French language, meaning undergarments, and used exclusively for more lightweight items of female undergarments. The French word in its original form derives from the old French word linge, meaning 'linen'. Lingerie as a word was first used to refer to underwear and bras in 1922. Wikepedia

I love vintage lingerie....

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BREAKING NEWS!!!

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roseroomnz.com online store has just opened its virtual doors.
https://shop.roseroomnz.com/


Stocking gorgeous jewellery.


Stocking Mavala, Switzerland Eyelash & Brow Serum.


Stocking Mavala Switzerland nailcare products.


Gorgeous Halfmoon bags, rattan bags, straw bags and boho clothing due mid-September.


Pretty vintage clothing and linens available this week.

Thanks to the Cowboy for building my online...

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Spring

Spring


She turned to the sunlight

And shook her yellow head,

And whispered to her neighbour:

"Winter is dead.”

 (A.A. Milne)

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Lightning Chicken Recipe

Chelsea Winter Cooking Lightning Chicken Recipes


If you have read my recent This and That blog post or follow me on Instagram you will know that I have set myself a weekly 'cook a new recipe' challenge.

One of my lovely ex-mothers-in-law, don't judge but I have had a few, suggested I try Chelsea Winter's Lightning Chicken as it is quick, easy and delicious.  She was right on all counts.

So without further ado, here is the recipe!

Lightning Chicken...

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