Found some fun finds this
Remember these old hard
I remember my Mom using the
half-bodies to make doll
cakes. She'd put the doll in the middle
of a dome-shaped cake so it looked
like a dress. Then used cake
decorating to cover the top.
In the craft section of the thrift
store I also found a big bag of
the old wooden doll pins.
A few have feet and faces already
This instruction booklet opens up
like a map revealing directions
for different people to make.
One bin was full of these gorgeous
upholstery samplers. They're
about 18x12.5" This one is black
and mustard. I don't which
side I like best the front....
With the brass rings already
inserted, wouldn't these be
great for creating fabric
And another version of the
Mustard reminds me of colonial
And speaking of colonial times...
This could be hung up just
how it is. It'd fit right in an
old home. Scrumpsh.
This was a special find -
a vintage miniature Fontanini
Nativity set. The people are only
an inch or two tall! And it just
so happens I have a miniature stable
stashed away. I'll have to see if they
.Simple women with simple tastes!