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Wonderland of wonders

Alice in Wonderland has always been one of my favourite books when I was growing up. I picked this pocket edition one day when book shopping with mom. I remember picking it up from the shelf, so tiny and inviting. the font was tiny as well, unabridged, there were the original drawings, notes, the original songs…… Continue reading Wonderland of wonders

Children's books · Gifts · Oeil2cha · The Grey Tail

treasures, X’mas loots an’ pirates, mateys!

I’m so glad you enjoyed this tour I’ve started, I’d love to show you more of my habits and childhood memories. hold on ’cause it’s going to be a long post. I promise Taras pictures as refreshments at the end 🙂 – – – a few days ago I was blessed with a RAK from Annette over at…… Continue reading treasures, X’mas loots an’ pirates, mateys!

Books · The Grey Tail

gifts and peeps [reprise]

I simply couldn’t make it all fit into yesterday’s post, so here is some more gorgeousness for you to peep at. 😉 – – – first a picture you’ve already seen, but you might have overlooked the candle-mania going on here. the thing is, I can’t light them up now that Taras spends this much…… Continue reading gifts and peeps [reprise]

Christmas · Gifted Gorgeousness SAL · Gifts · Holly & Hearts · Lizzie*Kate · Mysteries · Nina's Threads · Story Time Sampler · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail · Tilda

GG SAL: Christmas gifts & cards

GG is pronounced GiGi, à la française, even though it was born in the Kingdom of Her Majesty the Queen of Gorgeousness, Jo! 🙂 – – – Jo over at Serendipitous Stitching started this SAL for 2015 where we try to post about a gift, or a piece that involves gifted materials, every 15th of the…… Continue reading GG SAL: Christmas gifts & cards

Blackbird Designs · Freebies · Nina's Threads · Sajou · The Grey Tail

#JesuisCharlieneedlework

I know we have all our goals, and schedules, and SALs, and everything going on but since January 2015, both sadly and unexpectedly, proved to be a very hard month for France and the rest of the world, I guess small but meaningful exceptions are to be allowed. – – – the other day I picked up (well my youngest sister, E.,…… Continue reading #JesuisCharlieneedlework

2015 Smalls SAL · Food · Holly & Hearts · Lizzie*Kate · Mysteries · Nina's Threads · SAL · Story Time Sampler · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail · WIPs

FaceTime, scallops and Aristocats

it has been a pretty weird day so far, so I thought it better to allow myself a few minutes to distract me with nice things, and most importantly nice people and friends. I’m so grateful for the amount of very good friendships I’ve built through my blog in the past few years, I never thank…… Continue reading FaceTime, scallops and Aristocats

2015 Smalls SAL · Christmas · Gifted Gorgeousness SAL · Gifts · Holidays · Holly & Hearts · Lizzie*Kate · Mysteries · Nina's Threads · Oeil2cha · SAL · Sampler and antiques · The Grey Tail

gifts, crappy selfies and a semi-finish

I know we agreed on a weekly Thursday post but honestly I see no reason why I should wait until tomorrow when I have a bit of time now, and most of all a finish to show! (and it’s from my goals too! win win! 😀 ) – – – before showing off my most…… Continue reading gifts, crappy selfies and a semi-finish