--To the right a wonderful but very battered find--a vintage tinplate dollhouse, circa 1960's by Wolverine--it will benefit from a thorough but careful cleaning soon and will probably join this year's Christmas display.
It's followed by one of our favorite putz/train creations from Howard Lamey of littleglitterhouses.com: The Pine Mountain Train station. Click on the photos.
--Wreck of WWII German U-boat found off North Carolina http://www.cnn.com/2014/10/21/us/north-carolina-u-boat-wreck/index.html?hpt=hp_bn1
Again, more "sale-ing" adventures from Rob and Monica, quite a bit of
vintage finds, including Sputnik Christmas ornaments, made in Japan Christmas elves and more! http://bit.ly/1nAnN8z
--Blumchen has published a how to on making old fashioned crepe paper rosettes and medallions; click on the link and scroll down the page a bit http://www.blumchen.com/craft_shop_crepe_paper.html
--AND BECAUSE THESE OLD PHOTOS OF A CORA BAITLER CHRISTMAS CIRCA 1950'S, complete with an extensive putz house village, never get old, click on the link http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/10/more-fabulous-vintage-websites-finds_24.html
--HALLOWEEN AROUND CROTON http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2014/10/halloween-around-town.html