Tag Archives: Vintage Clothing

June is Bustin’ Out All Over

Well, maybe not June specifically. With all the rain, weeds are busting out everywhere. I’ve filled two 32-gallon trash cans with dandelions alone! Our new neighbors across the street seem to like dandelions, so we have lots of seeds flying … Continue reading

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Tiny Adventures

We see light at the end of the tunnel! Deb has had both her shots, and I have had my first one. We have tentatively decided that thrifting together should be safe enough after I have had my second shot, … Continue reading

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Bloom Where You’re Planted

Now that all the snow is long melted, we’re getting Spring bulbs by the dozens. Right now I have daffodils and hyacinths: I had some of those darling tiny iris, but the bunnies or the deer ate them within a … Continue reading

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Crazy and Not Co Crazy Craft Patterns XIV

Well, it’s happened, as we knew it would. Our county has gone to what they call Red for Covid, which means they really want you to stay home except for necessary trips. While we can sometimes feel a trip to … Continue reading

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The Dog Days of Summer Get a Fashion Lesson

I was looking around my yard right now and with the heat, the low humidity, and maybe the smoke, things aren’t looking all that pretty.  But, looking out the kitchen window while doing dishes, I did notice something beautiful.  In … Continue reading

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Oh Happy Day!

Things are slowly, ever so slowly edging back to normal here.  Kathy and I went shopping last week—twice!!  We went to our beloved craft store, Who Gives a Scrap?, which is closing in August, a victim of the criminally high … Continue reading

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Derecho and More!

I thought I would start off the week’s post with another fancy word.  Mostly because we had one!  I just stomped around the house grouching last Saturday because we had an awful storm that tore my shade sail, knocked over … Continue reading

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Purses: A Multi-Part Love Story III

Every four or five years I get an urge to add to my purse collection posts, so here we go with a post about evening bags.  I was reminded about the continuing purse saga while cleaning out a closet and … Continue reading

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A Thrifting We Will Go

I’ve decided.  Winter needs to be over, so if we could just all get together and do the anti-snow dance, it would be much appreciated.  It was nine degrees this morning, for heaven’s sake.  They are predicting a high of … Continue reading

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We Interrupt Our Regularly Scheduled Post

Before I start up the regular post there is something that Kathy and I want to talk to you about—there is a problem that’s come up with the blog.  We’ve been writing Second Hand Roses now for over ten years … Continue reading

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