Upcycling Latest Finds!

Monday’s mail was a lot of items, I wanted and needed to see if I could upcycle?! I received some fabric fur for a project, I’ve been wanting to try… I also got two vintage pin cushion chairs made in Japan. They arrived to me below, with rust, faded fabric, and dirty, faded flowers…

Amazing Finds Are In!

I won a Lot of vintage ceramic coin banks from Yahoo Japan! They arrived to me today and I’ve already listed a few of the banks in my etsy shop! The lovely lot included a Rune Naito panda, sweet deer couple, Ado Mizumori girl, etc…

Restoring These Cuties!

As soon as I got them in,(See here), I started working the past weekend on restoring them… It was an added bonus, to receive some of the materials I needed to do the job too! Whew.  First, I worked on the doe. I was able to salvage most of her neck area. Then, I changed […]

Upcycling Another Dolly Closet…

I recently acquired another wooden vintage doll closet through etsy. I actually found another before this one, but a fellow doll collector snatched it up quicker than I could. Darn. But, all is good in the love of collecting. So, I found another, this one had the very same colors and even similar decals. The […]