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Location: Cheshire, United Kingdom

Older than I think I am.

Monday, April 14, 2014

Nancy's cake decorating tin

Found this lovely tin that must have been used for years to ice Xmas and Birthday cakes..
it has 21,  40. 50, 70, 80, anniversary  and Xmas all represented.
Below items from the tin..the one nozzle has been expertly mended with lead solder...

Variety of of nozzle shapes

Each of the Nozzles is numbered

Nozzle mended with lead solder

Xmas robin on a log
The oddly shaped robin on a spring is a delight.

Oil Can

Purchased from a lovely man on Vagrants Bot sale who greeted his mates with the cheery.
"Hello you old Bugger"
and said I could have the oil for free...

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Needle Case

Michael bought me this  from Blakemere..not cheap, but I hadn't seen one before and it snaps shut with a hidden spring. It has never been used.

Collar stud

Found in a charity shop in Northwich for £2. PATENT  W.E.WILEY and SON.