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Summertime when the livin’ is easy……

Summertime when the livin’ is easy……

Sun is shining, the flowers are blooming and happy faces are reappearing too. Its amazing what a change of season does to everyone’s mood swing! (Mine included) I have been a busy bee creating new displays in the store as well as listing lots of goodies on both websites which I hope you all look at from time to time, as well as the social media pages to see what is new? Red, white, and blue is featuring strongly over the next few weeks leading to the wonderful Platinum jubilee celebrations. It is amazing how you can create a rail...

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“Here comes the sun” Beatles 1969

“Here comes the sun” Beatles 1969

Happy days are coming to us all now we are saying bye-bye to the winter months. Seeing the flowers poking through the ground is just so uplifting, isn’t it? Even buying a couple of bunches of daffs or tulips immediately brightens a room and can be placed in anything too. I currently have some daffodils in a pint glass. Lots of wonderful pieces are arriving, china and ceramics from my suppliers as well as vintage pieces which blend so well together. A wonderful aroma is also filling the shop with the arrival of some new limited edition Peppermint Grove candles...

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It is not just me who thinks it??.......

It is not just me who thinks it??.......

Ouch, ouch my fingers are sensitive following deleting all the emails received last week or so for Black Friday and Cyber Monday all offering “the deal.” They cannot all be true……Can they? I know from speaking to some of you in the Boutique you share my frustration too. Normally “the deal” has already gone or worse still you put some things in your basket only to find they have sold out before you can check out!!! Who like me would like to see an end to these 2 days annually and go back to the traditional sales at the end...

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Changes galore to celebrate 2021

Changes galore to celebrate 2021

And Autumn is here!

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Where is Summer 2021?

Where is Summer 2021?

As I started to write this piece the rain was pouring whilst starting to watch the tennis at Wimbledon- should we expect anything less? To be honest it would not be the same if the sun shone throughout the whole fortnight anyway. What a fabulous finals we saw this weekend in the Woman's and Men's matches.  What can I say other than I cannot believe it is almost 3 months since the green light was given to reopen the Boutique and normality seems to be returning? I know mask wearing and social distancing is a pain sometimes, but I feel...

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