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What a lovely vintage doll catalogue to help identify your Metti dolls.
The 1968 Metti Doll Catalogue to help you identify your Metti doll or just to take a look at how lovely these dolls are, a time when dolls looked human. Metti Doll Catalogue 1968 From left to right: Susy 18 inch bru...
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The House of Metti, 1970 visit by Bobo the Clown video and my as yet unidentified Metti Doll as well as my savings tip, see how I only spent $63.00 on hair care products that totalled $270.00. I love a bargain.
For all the Metti doll and toy collectors, there is a real treat towards the bottom of this post. A black and white video from 1970 of Bobo the Clown visiting The House of Metti. First up, I have this sweet all original ...
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Finally, renovated kitchen almost completed, just need to add new power points. Love my #Jamie  Oliver accessories.
Love the colour! Love my kitchen Renovated Kitchen - Take two When we moved here five years ago, we had the kitchen completely gutted and a new one fitted, very basic flat pack, plain white, no profile, standard...
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I love a bargain, free gifts and I know where to find them :-)
Thought I would sneak this post in before I posted my kitchen makeover photos. This post has a bit of everything to do with shopping, free gifts and loyalty rewards. Jamie Oliver Dinnerware Woolworths Program ...
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Ever seen Captured Fairies or  #Book   #Fairy  houses? The captured fairies are free to leave whenever they want to, they just tap on the glass when they want to leave. My windows are finally done: Fairies, Matryoshka, spooky stuff and other things...
Captured Fairies My window displays are done, however I've just added a few more items like this jar of captured fairies. I just adore these and this was so easy to put together, I'm in the process of making a few...
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Just a sneak peak on the kitchen makeover. I'm loving all things Jamie Oliver right now, these ceramic measuring jugs are just perfect.
I'm back! It's been a while since I've posted, been busy with other things, however I do have some interesting posts coming up. Jamie Oliver measuring jugs I'm loving all things Jamie Oliver right now and ...
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Lists of miniature antique children's books for identification, will continue to update lists as more information is found.
First of all I'd like to thank a lovely lady for gifting me a copy of Little Pink Petticoat. This charming book is illustrated by Lilian Amy Govey and published by Humphrey Milford. You are very kind and the book i...
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#competions  wins, freebies. Who doesn't like to win stuff? I like the smaller everyday prizes :-)
I'll start with competitions and show you a few of my modest prize winnings and share some tips and rules that I have when entering comps. Do you know what a $400.00 iron looks like? Like this When I saw this as a ...
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Almost there!!
Sorry my kitchen renovation post photos are taking so long, however they will be up later today 2/1/2015. We still have a few little things to do, but I'm not going to hold off putting the photos up for any longer and I...
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From 1935 comes this vintage  #Australian  children's book, a new spin on a much loved fairy tale with Goldilocks and some Koala Bears.
I've waited a long time to own this book... Promoting Australian tourism isn't a new concept, have a look at this gorgeous vintage book that was produced in 1935 with a spin on a much loved children's story. ...
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It's a mess but I know where everything is :-)
I've just realised that I'm quite the grub when it comes to doing craft work. I'm in a mess The Mary Gilmore Festival is only days away and I've barely started on my windows, I decided to wash all the curtains and r...
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I'm a happy camper...Do you have a fairy door, elf door or fairy house in your garden? 
The elf and fairies have finally arrived. Tree Elf House I'm so pleased with how this rustic elf door turned out, all I used to make the door was a picture frame and icy pole sticks. Added a couple of bells from ...
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Hi Michelle, just wanted to say how much I enjoyed your fairy post. I love the rustic elf door.
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Written by Michelle NSW, Australia.

I journal about the many things I collect - all needful of course. 
Vintage children's books, just books, anything vintage, old, retro and soon to be vintage.

You will find information on Metti, Netta dolls and toys from
Australia as well as a range of other topics that can be sourced
from using the search box on my blog.

Thrifting, renovating, Victorian Doll House updates, travel, craft
and display windows are just some of the topics you will find here.




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