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Hummel 6 Coaster Set with Original Box

Yeah, it’s Friday!  Got anything special happening today? I thoroughly enjoy researching the items I find in my foraging in part so that I might write a more accurate description when I list the item and also because I love discovering the history of said item. Today was a bit of a revelation for me. … Continue reading Hummel 6 Coaster Set with Original Box

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Aluminum or Duralumin ? Quill Pen 1906 Nurnberg

Welcome to Thursday (Friday is now officially in site). I love a mystery, especially when it involves an item I’ve found while scrounging through thrift stores. And this metal quill-shaped pen is a doozy! This lightweight quill pen appears to be made of aluminum in the shape of a feather. It is engraved with “Ausstellung… Continue reading Aluminum or Duralumin ? Quill Pen 1906 Nurnberg

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Dollmakers Patterns for Hats & Bonnets

“…walking through a Winter Wonderland…”  Hello, and now that I have that song running through your head, I’ll explain.  That’s how I spent some of my morning, Bella (my dog) and I got out early just as the sun was rising behind thinning snow clouds that had spent the night giving us another couple of inches… Continue reading Dollmakers Patterns for Hats & Bonnets

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Antique Gacor Handi-Lamp, Industrial or Steampunk Decor

Hi everyone, yeah, it’s been a couple of days since I’ve posted here.  I haven’t listed anything new in my shop(s) either. Why?  Master bathroom makeover.  Photos before, during and all done will be coming soon (please God, I hope very soon). But today I’ve just listed in my Etsy shop Old Raven this totally… Continue reading Antique Gacor Handi-Lamp, Industrial or Steampunk Decor