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Location: Cheshire, United Kingdom

Older than I think I am.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Folding Collar Stud

My favourite thing out of a tin full of buttons found on the boot sale in Weaverham.


Saturday, July 11, 2015

Cotter Pins

Bought off a regular boot sale seller, who knows what I am looking for now....he was at the Verdin Park Boot Sale last Sunday... he asked Michael if I was French .... ?

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Sunday, June 28, 2015

Mending Threads

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Two Handmade Keys

Found for £1 each at Kelsall Steam Rally on Saturday.


Friday, May 22, 2015

Vestas in a tin

Found on a boot sale in Weaverham last weekend. unusual to have any matches..
Lovely striking pad on the base.

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A Lighter from Texas

A wonderful present from our lovely friend Angelica in Texas.

Friday, May 08, 2015

Wireless Savings Banks

Wireless Licence Savings Banks
Some information about these banks on the website above ..between 1946 up until 1968 these were used to save your six pence pieces to pay for your radio licence.



Found in the antique fair in Llandudno at the weekend.


Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Tyre Pressure ALERT Caps

A present Dave Smith bought me, from a petrol station on the way to The Hepworth Gallery last weekend.

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Stitch counter for Knitting with built in tape measure.

Found in a bag of other sewing related items for £1 at Lady Heyes, Frodsham. Also includes a tiny tape measure...
It is indeed very small and delicate..a miracle of plastic manufacture..