Goods from Abroad

I’ve been busy with some creative work as of late and it took up a lot of time and attention. So, after trying to take a bit of a break, here’s what I received in the mail this past week! While doing some searches two weeks ago via ebay, I found this lovely vintage Cortendorf […]

Retro Ladymate Powder Puff

I recently found and won this lovely retro piece from Japan! I’ve often collected Ladymate music boxes, and there are a small few I will keep. These amazing types just draw me in, and when I do find one… I must say, it is hard to not want them all. Just like my last trinket […]

Down with a Cold…

A few weeks ago, my husband was down with a cough and cold. Then, Sara got sick. More than likely from a school mate. Now, Taby. You guessed it, from the sickness of everyone else, I caught her cold. Ugh. I generally try to keep things sanitized, and clean house etc. But, I still caught […]

Lot of Even More Finds in the Mail!!

Okay, this is getting overwhelming folks. The past two days, I got most the mail I had shipped last week in the past two days, which generally takes a bit longer to get here… Aiyeeee! So, I’m trying to work double time to get them photographed and listed, but neither is happening as quickly as […]

Latest Online Finds Are In!

It’s been really busy, with the long holiday weekend, PO being closed, and such. So, finally, today, I can share some of the goods I found… First, I got these cute cat shakers from etsy. They remind me of Holt Howard’s cats. But these are by Tilso, Japan. I have plans to make them into […]

Quite Possibly, the Most Interesting of Finds!

I received something later in the post, that made my husband say, Huh?! Quite, literally! This cute deep blue flocked cutie, I won through Yahoo Japan. Love his apron and cute face.

More Upcycling Fun!

I recently won a Lot of shaker cuties… On ebay, I found this lot. I’ve already listed the mod green pair. I didn’t want to up-cycle them, they look amazing just as they are.

An Interesting Lot of Goods!

Today, I received an interesting lot of goodies via Yahoo Japan. At first, I wasn’t going to bid on the Lot. But, then noticed that the included an item, that would make another item, I already have in the shop, complete?! Yippee! Here’s what came in today…

Goodies in This Week!

Here’s what came in this week! I have been busy searching and finding more items to add to my shop later! So, be sure to check my shop often. I hope to have some new/old vintage goodies listed soon! I got this cutie through IG, reminds me of those cute Ninohira squeak dolls. A copycat […]

Another, Next Best thing!

I recently received another set of plastic flocked deer, I found through etsy. This time I figured I would try making them slightly different… You can read my first attempt here. I decided this time I would just keep them in their original color after removing the flocking. I painted in the white dots, eyes, […]