Vintage Style Makes You Smile – Finalee

You’re so kind to pop back for this third  and finale post on refurbishing Vintage Luggage.   Thank’s a BA-zillion (that’s a whole heap of thank’s) for all your generous messages too. Tweetie and I really loved reading them all.  If you missed the first two posts and would like to catch up, you can […]

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Vintage Style Makes You Smile – Part 2

Besides seizing the chance to exercise the ol’ crafting muscle, what I’ve always enjoyed about making a gift is, it provides the opportunity to craft a one-of-a-kind item. Given this, your project is only limited by your imagination and what could be any more fun for an avid crafter?  I’m honestly not sure who gets […]

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Smile Napa! You’re On Boomdeeadda!

When you think of Napa, California, what comes to mind?  Wine of course.  That’s a big draw for tourists in the area and there’s no shortage of excellent tour selections, should you wish to partake.  We chose Platypus Tours and were thrilled with our guide.  She was cheerful, knowledgable and a delight.  The day included […]

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The Good. The Bad. The Ugly?

There’s sure a lot of differing notions about ‘Vintage’.  Everyone has their own opinions about it. My ‘vintage’ might be your worst nightmare and vise-versa. Have you ever driven over to a  yard sale advertising ‘Vintage’ only to be disappointed to find they were referring to all the broken Fischer Price toys their kids no […]

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