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Two down….thirty four to go

In my The Gift of Giving post before Christmas I shared with you one of four Hermès Scarves I inherited from my Mum. I also promised to show you thirty six ways to tie a scarf, as detailed in the lovely … Continue reading

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National Libraries Day

I’ve just found out it’s National Library’s Day today and I couldn’t let it go unmarked. Both my Mum and Dad were librarians, in fact they met on their library course in their late teens/early twenties. Mum went back to … Continue reading

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Mum’s Martini Dress

A couple of years ago Mum and I went to a great Vintage Fair at The Armitage Centre in Fallowfield and I encouraged Mum to buy this amazing dress on an impulse. I’m not sure what decade it originates from … Continue reading

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The Gift of Giving

With Christmas on its way I’ve been giving gifts a lot of thought, picking some up for friends, family and of course a few for me Today I’ve been thinking about gifts in their widest sense and that what you … Continue reading

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Dressed for probate

Every day brings us another day closer to having dealt with the practical side of Mum and Dad’s death. Al and I met in Manchester today to complete probate, so that’s a big part of the administration over. It’s a … Continue reading

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Mum and Dad/Grandma and Grandad

OK folks I’m hoping this will work, as my lap top has been playing silly beggars! The exciting news is that I’m typing this on my i Pad!!! So here goes…. I’ve been wanting to share a couple of photos … Continue reading

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