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Gifts, Matchbox Swap and Thrifting

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I had such a terrible week last week starting with a burst water pipe under the kitchen sink that flooded the dining room carpet and resulted in $1000 of damage to carpet etc. The week got worse on a daily basis until I collapsed with exhaustion and stress on Friday.

But I did have one big bright note and that was the matchbox swap! I fluffed and fiddled and cut and glued and arranged and...

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Inspirational Woman

I have had the most amazing woman in my shop today. She first came in back in November when the shop opened and would periodically come in after that. I guessed she was having treatment for cancer as she was always wearing a headscarf or a hat.

I havn't seen her for a while but today she came in with the most fabulous very short cropped hair. I told her how great her hair looked and she told me it...

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Shabby Chic Matchbox Swap

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I am so excited, actually I am a very excitable person, I get that from my Mum! Anyway, I am so excited because I have asked if I can take part in my very first SWAP!!!!!! The Shabby Chic Matchbox Swap hosted by clever Natasha at http://natashaburns.blogspot.com/I can't wait!!! My head is swirling with ideas to decorate my matchbox and then fill it with some tiny shabby treasures! Yes!!! Thank you...

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Thank You Lovely Ladies!


Thanks to the lovely ladies who left 'comments' on my 'perfume post' to welcome me to the wonderful world of blogging. It confirms the friendliness I could sense by reading other peoples pages.


I thought I would tell you the wee story about my header. It is actually a framed print I have and some years ago when I was in a bad place in my life I walked into a thrift store in Melbourne Australia and...

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Perfume Bottle


And here is a photo of one of the gorgeous pefume bottles I am selling. One of the thrift stores I visit now 'save' treasures for me. I got 6 of these so I was one happy girl!x

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