5 July 2011

rose feather


I am literally overwhelmed with excitement, i have just got back from a long thrifting trip with my mum, i love thrift store trips, oxfam had 70% off everything and believe me i went crazy in there.
Oh back to the excitement i have just purchased my domain name for my new shop, once i have it all set up and sorted and i have a sale over at RubyRaeLove it will be all ready.
I am been worrying over that name for about 2 months now. Me and mum were sat outside our favorite tea shop in town, part of the name of the shop i have chosen has feather in it, i wasn't too sure on the name. I had 2 to choose from, then a white feather falls from the sky. Bingo fate chose it for me. This was also a little weird because when my grandma died about 4 years ago she wrote in her eulogy that when ever i was worried or needed to talk she would always be there, she told me to look for the white feather and she would help. So i had no choice but to go for the name. Others may call it coincidence but i am pretty sure it wasn't. I bought a beautiful 100% cotton floral shirt in the charity shop for 25p, the flowers above were created by my mum, she's a florist and the flowers are from our allotment, the english heritage roses smell of fizzy jerks (those sweets you use to get as kids) my favorite smell, if i could bottle it and share it with everyone i would.
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16 comments

  1. cute post
    just brought a friendship bracelet of your shop, cute x
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  2. Such a lovely background behind the feather name idea Ella (: Your grandma would be so proud of everything you've achieved and are working towards Beautiful photographs as always honey, hope you're doing well. XO

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  3. The flowers are lovley, that's amazing you've already picked a name and that it actually means something to you, very precious :)


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  4. I love those flowers they are so beautiful. And congratulations on getting your domain, I look forward to it all coming together for you.

    xx

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  5. Wonderful story about the feather and your grandma. I've only just discovered your blog, you take some lovely pictures.


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  6. After the story behind the feather I think that's the perfect choice :D
    Look forward to seeing your new store, how exciting.

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  7. Oh, I LOVE Peonies. Beautiful flowers. Can't wait to see your new shop xx

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  8. I love the first photo! Beautiful!

    I never find decent things in charity shops!

    xo

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  9. Ooh I'm excited about your new shop, it sounds great!
    I really need to start looking in charity shops more often!

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  10. They're such beautiful flowers, the colours are gorgeous. My mum always says that when there's a white feather floating around there's an angel close to you, which is a nice thought! x

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  11. Beautiful flowers and the story behind the name is amazing, definitely fate! (: x

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  12. Congrats on your new shop- love your jewelry.
    -Chey
    the oBITCHuaries

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  13. Such a cute story, i love things like that!!

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  14. I love your blog ... wonderful

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  15. Such a beautiful story, I'm sure ur grandma is watching you with a big smile. Can't wait to see what u have instore next xox

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