Monday, July 13, 2009

A Weekend Like Spring

What a beautiful weekend we have just had. The weather was very much like a perfect Spring day. Just when I was feeling so worn out from all the cold that we have been having Spring came knocking at the door. I think there should be more of those days.

I was planning on making a lot of charms but you don't let beautiful days like those go to waste so I spent most of both days in the garden and only managed to get a few charms made.
In the evening I tried my hand at ebay to see what treasures could be found and I was fortunate enough to find this old, black and white wooden rule. I was so pleased as they are not easy to find here in Australia and I really wanted one for measuring things in the shop....and it HAS to fit into the overall colour scheme of course:) I also bought 500 sterling silver jump rings for a bargain for all the charms I need to make and a sterling silver ball chain necklace for a steal. What a buzz it is bidding on ebay!

:)SMILES,

6 comments:

  1. Angela your charms are gorgeous.
    You and Cathy are going to have such fun with the new shop.
    Alison

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  2. Those are absolutely gorgeous!

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  3. Congrats on your findings! I love the ruler! And your charms of course! I have never dared to try out E-bay.....I think I would have gone completely bonkers on all the things I could buy....better safe and sorry eh? For me at least!

    Hope you have more wonderful spring days in the garden!

    Hugs and smiles
    Jeanette

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  4. Dear Angela,
    I have missed visiting you. I love the charms that you created here. So lovely! When the days are nice I'm sure the garden beckons for you to came and play. I hope you have more sunshine filled days.
    Hugs,
    June

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  5. So many treasures can be founnd on the internet these days and am glad to find your creative blog space today. Really enjoyed reading through your posts.

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