- Name: hazel
- Location: Cheshire, United Kingdom
Older than I think I am.
Thursday, July 28, 2005
Friday, July 22, 2005
NO MORE LOST BUTTONS
New style loop
Pin lies flat.
*for cover buttons
*for shank buttons
*No more sewing !!
DIRECTIONS ON BACK
REMOVE BUTTONS QUICKLY BEFORE CLEANING OR PRESSING GARMENT."
N.B "REMOVE BUTTONS QUICKLY"
No hanging about removing them slowely or even carefully...
Pin-easies (Back view)
Thursday, July 21, 2005
~Found in a mixed box of junk on Crewe market.
A "rare" collection of various collar studs....(3 mother of pearl and 2 plastic) PLUS a very cheap pair of cuff links with GILT stamped on the back.
Wednesday, July 20, 2005
"T.S.L MADE IN ENGLAND
HOURS OF FUN
TRY THE MAGIC TRICKS
Hold the magnet on the back of a piece of thin card and lay the magnet keeper wire or a needle on the top of the cardboard over the magnet.By moving the magnet slowely you can make the wire or needle roll up hill..."
indeed hours of fun.
magnet (back view)
Tuesday, July 05, 2005
Round Pen knife
Monday, July 04, 2005
The Mercury Expanding clip (for waist band comfort)
3.Press until lug points well through the cloth.
4.Bend all lugs halfway over - AWAY FROM HOOK
5.Lift the cloth away from lugs so that they are hidden from sight.
6.Press lugs down firmly with penknife - IT IS IMPORTANT THAT THE LUGS LIE FLAT.
NOTE CLIP CAN BE SEWN ON INSTEAD OF USING FIXING PLATES>
The Mercury Expanding Clip
Curtain Rod Gliders
When I cleaned out the shed I found some of the early strange metal objects I had collected...I hadn't realised how long this strange hobby had been going on!
This packet of curtain rod gliders is very delicate now.
CURTAINS RESPOND TO A MERE TOUCH
INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE
SEW TO THE CURTAINS BY THE SMALL EYES.SPACING THE GLIDERS EQUALLY. IF THE HOOKS ARE USED. HOOK INTO THE SMALL EYES.
Printed in Britain
Curtain Rod Gliders (Back)
for use with these gliders are sold at all stores in all convenient lengths and at economical prices.
Just ask for a "TAUT" rod of the length required.
NOTE: "TAUT" curtain rods will extend to about one third of their unexpanded length.
Food Decorator Set
Which highlights other exciting products in the range.
No.2028 HOT'N KOLD ROLLING PIN.
Hollow aluminium barrel with water tight screw ends, for ice cubes or cold water for pastry, or warm for yeast dough.In brilliant carton with recipes.
No.984 CARD CUTTERS
For dainty sandwiches and biscuits.In attractive carton.
No.1609 FLOUR SIFTER
Sifts 1Ib flour in 20 seconds by easy trigger movement.
I own one of these flour sifters and it takes longer than 20 seconds and makes your hand ache...quicker with a sieve!