Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Paisley and daisy........








The squirrels nest is on the market and we have already had a few people look through.
All the hard work seems to be paying off with lots of great comments.
Lets just hope it sells quickly and the squirrels can start a new adventure.
This is my favorite winter dress, the poor old girl is showing a lot of "vintage love" and before I wore her a few quick repairs had to be made. I just love needle cord fabric, its so soft and snuggly.
So a few weeks ago I finally got to "Dusty old Things" wee pop up shop and I brought a few old hair clips. The lovely Glennis then gifted me this fabulous 60's daisy clip, I was so delighted and thankful. 

Paisley and daisy
perfect......

love v



17 comments:

  1. I love the delicious plasticness of the clip. Your dress is utterly divine, you need some romantic winter adventures in it xxx

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  2. I would love to see a few interior pics of the Squirrels Nest before you sell it V, is that the same house you and Warren were photographed in Spaces in?

    And I can't sign off without mentioning that beautiful, shiny, perfect bob you're sporting. You look gorgeous x

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  3. Dear V.

    Just giving you sweet thoughts about your Dad. I'm glad he's well enough to tolerate some therapy - it can be a slow and draining road to recovery after a stroke but am wiring you my love, happy thoughts and plenty of hope <3

    Am also very happy to hear all your hard work will pay off soon!

    Missing you and W heaps <3 The Pentax is going good :)
    Love, Suyi

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  4. Oh you DO suit red, Vanessa! That dress looks gorgeous, and we don't mind evidence of a bit of "vintage love" round here (I think I fall into that category myself these days...) Such a pretty hairclip too.
    Paisley+daisy=perfect!
    Good luck with the house sale. xxxxx

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  5. You are gorgeous!! The red really suit you and that paisley print is wonderful!
    Great hair clip , I have to start hunting for some 60's plastic jewels too, they are enchanting! Good luck with the house!
    xxxx

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  6. Fingers and toes and all teisty bits crossed for the right outcome!
    No matter what you wear you always look so polished. Beautiful as always.xx.

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  7. Good luck in selling your home - good sign that people are at least coming around and looking. You look gorgeous in that dress - that red really suits you!

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  8. That dress looks beautiful on you, as does the hair clip. I was side-tracked by your teddy bear in the chair and a cat with yarn hair. ;)
    *heheh*

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  9. What a rich and delicious dress, you radiant in red! The inside of your house looks charming! Sending positive vibes your way for a quick sale.
    XXOO
    Krista

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  10. Indeed, paisley and daisy are a winning combination. I'm so happy that others feel that love beat in your squirrel nest. Who wouldn't want the reminiscence of that? Good luck!

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  11. paisley is awesome... and i adore this dress.

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  12. You look lovely. That dress is so pretty. Good luck with the nest selling.

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  13. You look so whimsical - I love the clip and the frock!

    I have actually been eyeing up a few patterns similar to this frock to sew - its such a charming style.

    Go luck with the sale of your wee nest!

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  14. You look beautiful, miss V! I love peeping at your lovely home and love the rich red on you, so cosy and elegant at the same time. Your hair looks gorgeous, so glossy! wish I was pretty enough to wear a bob like you do! xxx

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  15. Ooh I don't think I've seen you in red before - you look BEAUTIFUL! I adore this frock and your gorgeous smile too. And your furniture. Sarah xxx

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  16. Oh my you look so stunning in that frock. What a lovely fit & divine fabric. Your hair looks so pretty with the wee clip. You know secretly between you & me I have missed your blog the most during my enforced computer hibernation. I am so happy that my internet is finally working again & I can catchup on all the Squirrely action. Xx

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