Saturday, May 16, 2009

Car Boot Sale Vintage Haul #2

Vintage Enid Blyton Collection







Friday morning was one where all you want to do is call in sick and roll over back to bed. Instead I decided to drag myself into the office and request an afternoons holiday. At 12.30pm I happily skipped out of work with the whole afternoon ahead of me. On my way home I stopped to do a little thrifting - here's what I found
Later that evening my SIL and I went to see Coraline
It was a great film if not a little scary in parts (or maybe we're both big babies!!). We both said how peaceful it seemed and described it like reading a book . Let me know what you thought if you've seen it
Hope you all have a fantastic weekend

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16 comments:

  1. Mmmm an afternoon thrifting and then the cinema, that sounds like a lovely day! Those little dolls are so sweet.

    Mel xxx

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  2. Wonderful finds! I really wish I could shop for old stuff... we don't really have thrift shops around where I live and not even charity shops :( weird, isn't it?

    Lovely blog design by the way! :)

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  3. Lovely! I like the NY music too - so evocative...

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  4. We've just got back from watching Coraline with our 2 boys and thought it was absolutely fab, and yes quite scary! Great animation though.
    Lovely purchases you have there.x

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  5. Sounds like a perfect afternoon to me! Nice little things you picked up thrifting! Have a great weekend!

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  6. Can't believe what you said about Coraline!...its EXACTLY what my son and I said about it; like reading a book...there was silence around the pictures and it allowed you to think about it...
    lovely new blog home too...
    x Philippa

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  7. I love the look of your new blog! We will enjoy visiting you here! Have a nice weekend. Twyla

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  8. Great finds! I haven't seen Coraline yet, but I'll let you know when I did! Have a great weekend!

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  9. Hope you're feeling better! Great finds! What a fun new blog! What's all this!?! It's cool.

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  10. Great finds again. I want to see Coraline, the trailers I've seen for it look good.
    Yvonne x

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  11. Sounds like a good day, I often find I want to call in sick these days, work is really getting in the way of my life!! I love the money box :)

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  12. Seen Coraline too in 3D - with a hangover - with the kids -I can't go near buttons yet!!!


    Fleur
    xxx

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  13. Came here via Twitter. What a beautiful blog!!
    Cathy

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  14. Now I am reaaaaly jellious, in a nice loving way of course. Apologies didn't read much of the text only ooogled at your adorable EB books, 2 or 3 on there I haven't got and the stupendous Home Sweet Home money box, how delightful, well done.

    I shall now go back and read what you have to say LOL

    X

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