antique shopping…

I took so many pictures the other day, when we took a little trip to the vintage and antiques center. We drunk a lot of tea, ate cake and sandwiches. it was a really lovely day, i founds some great bargains and lots of wonderful broken jewellery which is great for making new and exciting things. I am currently working on a few new things, brooches with my illustrations on, i want to slowly bring back my illustrations into my work, i sent some of my illustrations to get printed onto fabric for my new dresses. Which is rather exciting i will be making the dresses myself, which shall be fun and challenging. A lot of people where asking if i had bought the caravan from my last post, i did indeed purchase it. I think it will be a while before i can get it looking the way i want it to, first i will be getting the stock ready for my new shop, i know i keep talking in secret about it i want to get it perfect before i show it to the world.



  1. July 22, 2011 / 11:17 am

    Lovely photos! I love that fox head!

  2. July 22, 2011 / 11:20 am

    I love the photos , Im exited at the sound of these dresses ! xx

  3. July 22, 2011 / 11:34 am

    Lovely photos, especially the last one.. Could so do with a hot choc!
    Oh i so wish i could work in a shop/MOVING shop! like yours rather then in this shitty call centre hahaha
    need that cake in ma belly!
    exciting about all the new things happening! I forgot you asked me to model..You can ALWAYS ask me if you want?! I will travel to where you want me to go and all..Not that you probs want me anymore i just remembered 🙂 anythings good for my portfolio!

  4. July 22, 2011 / 11:43 am

    This place looks seriously wonderful, look at all those teacups! Your dresses sound like they're going to be lovely 🙂 xx

  5. July 22, 2011 / 11:44 am

    Oh my gosh! That gypsy caravan is so cute! where is this?! I need that caravan! 😛 xx

  6. July 22, 2011 / 11:45 am

    lol that fox!
    so excited to see your dresses Ella, I'm sure they'll be great! 🙂
    Glad you bought that caravan, it's going to look fab 🙂

  7. July 22, 2011 / 11:57 am

    these photos are so pretty, i wish there was a shop like this near me, all of the teacups and dishes are sooo cute 🙂
    and i cannot wait to see the brooches and dresses you make 🙂

  8. July 22, 2011 / 12:33 pm

    I love dress making 🙂 I used to make outfits with my grandma when I was younger! These pictures are so lovely! I love going to vintage stores!

  9. July 22, 2011 / 1:20 pm

    oh i love the excitement of vintage and antique shopping, there is something so great about unearthing a treasure ! 🙂

  10. July 22, 2011 / 2:29 pm

    Such beautiful pictures! Antiques, tea and cake – sounds like the perfect day to me! Congratulations on your new caravan. How exciting! Can't wait to see your shop.

    Katie x

  11. July 22, 2011 / 2:44 pm

    Beautiful photos, the dress sounds like it will look lovely x

  12. July 22, 2011 / 3:25 pm

    Wow! I can't wait to see your dream unfold. I love your illustrations – you're so so talented. I also adore these photos!

  13. July 22, 2011 / 6:46 pm

    I just wanted to let you know that your last couple of posts have really inspired me to go for my dream.

    I have recently graduated with a degree in Fashion and have felt completely lost and uninspired. However reading about your ideas and how you are being so proactive about them made me realise I need to work hard for what I want.

    I love your blog and hope everything goes well with your amazing business idea!


  14. July 22, 2011 / 9:38 pm

    I love the photos :)The fox is absolutely beautiful :)xx

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