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Friday, 31 January 2014

Get your wool from knittingtopia




 I am able to vacuum pack yarn which means up to three x 100g balls can be posted for the price of large letter and bonus, it fits through your letterbox meaning no missed delivery!









Vintage Shell Buttons

No two real shell buttons are exactly the same.  From abalone to mother of pearl, shell buttons will add a unique personal touch to your next project.  Here is a selection of shell buttons that I have recently listed.  Check out these buttons and more at Vintage Stitching.





Sunday, 26 January 2014

Antique Books and Button Collecting Books

I have two antique or vintage books on Ebay at the moment, and some books of interest to button collectors:-

 Classification of Black Glass Buttons (Starting price of 99p)

 Guidelines for Collecting China Buttons (Starting price of 99p)

Pictorial Overall Buttons (Starting price of 99p)

Rare 1883 edition of "The Shoes of Fortune" by Hans Christian Andersen (Starting price of 99p). Someone may get a huge bargain with this item, as I have seen copies for sale for £50++!

"Week-end Wodehouse" by P G Wodehouse (Starting price of 99p). Another bargain price for a collectable book dating to 1940!

The auctions end on Tuesday 28 January, around 2.30 - 3.30pm UK time, so get your bids in now if you are interested!

Posted by Julia of * Love Buttons HQ * Fire Horse Textiles *

Friday, 24 January 2014

Vintage Embroidery Transfers

Embroidery Transfer Patterns

There is no better way to spend a really chilly winter day than stitching away on spring theme embroidery.  Here a few newly listed vintage embroidery patterns perfect for your next project. 

                                                            Bedroom Motifs

                                                   Flowers, Butterflies and Chickens

                                                               Daily Chores


                                                         Flowers for Every Month

Thursday, 23 January 2014

eBid 4 day Charity Auctions - 99p start!

24th to 28th January and all proceeds to charity.

Click a picture for more details -  view the full list of 100+  items here


electric chocolate chocolatiere melting pot kit.http://uk.ebid.net/for-sale/5025912171988-brand-new-chocolatiere-electric-chocolate-melting-pot-moulds-ydc117-girl-guide-124113223.htm


Two Valentine Keyrings - sparkly Hearts
http://uk.ebid.net/for-sale/two-hearts-beating-as-one-valentine-keyrings-for-janet-s-trust-ydc-117-ydc117-124242040.htm

Harrington Draycott watch is new in box
http://uk.ebid.net/for-sale/ydc-117-new-boxed-watch-for-the-190th-girl-guides-liverpool-ydc117-123903728.htm


                                    2 lovely silver tone necklaces
http://uk.ebid.net/for-sale/2-silver-tone-necklaces-for-watamu-ydc117-ydc-117-124242878.htm