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Happy talk

I popped down to the launch of Happy Contents at the Granny Would Be Proud vintage fair at the Hillhead Book Club last weekend and was instantly transported to a world of pom poms, colour, glitter and fun! 219 more words

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La Belle Epoche

La Belle Epoche, or “the beautiful era”, was a period in European history between 1871 and the beginning of World War One in 1914. It was characterised by peace throughout Europe, optimism, advancement in technology and science, and, in Paris in particular, flourishing of the arts such as literature, theatre, fashion, and music. 106 more words


The Daily Retro: The End of the 19th Century

A ‘Cocagne’ is a festival game played in Southern France,
….. featuring a treat or prize suspended at the top of a slippery pole.

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stash: vintage canning jars.......

A few of you may have followed our exploits over the last several years over at Hoarding Woes & You. There, I chronicled our cleanup of my Mom’s and Aunt’s massive hoards. 109 more words


Flower Power

Living in Stoke on Trent doesn’t exactly scream vintage, fashion and culture! But as a recent graduate with a limited income I pride myself on my ability to find a bargain. 173 more words