First up, from our growing obsession with vintage and antique photo cabinet cards--and postcards--- a Christmas angel, circa 1910, probably French.
It's followed by another one of our favorite putz houses from artisan Howard Lamey; the Dutch colonial double chimney. See more of Howard's fabulous work at littleglitterhouses.com
Next a great Christmas-y postcard featuring actress Romy Schneider and actor Horst Bucholz, who died in 2003. Bucholz was one of your editor's favorite actors--a must see in The Magnificent Seven, One-Two-Three, and Fanny. Courtesy of our friends at EFSP--more about Bucholz here. And finally, from 1963, a Jetson's lunchbox by Aladdin! Again, click on the photos and links.
A look back at "Dolly-wood"---over at the Cardboard Christmas forums; everyone has gone ga-ga for reproducing the putz houses from the Dolly Toy Co.
This particular post, packed with photos, just goes on and on! Check it out at bit.ly/1QV9XMv
Always worth another read: A Christmas Memory From The Firestone Store; read more here
Fun site! Lots of inspiration -- https://tinseltrading.com/
LOVE LOVE LOVE the spun cotton acorns, mushrooms and such---click here
Repro tin toys; more here
FOR THE READER LOOKING FOR STONE TEXTURED PAPER THAT CAN BE USED IN A MODEL CASTLE PROJECT--check out Paul Race's site - BIG INDOOR TRAINS - you can see more here
Honeycomb giant C9 light bulbs! MORE FROM PARTY CHEAP HERE and check out the big tabletop honeycomb penguin too at http://www.partycheap.com/Art_Tissue_Penguin_p/55506.htm
SEE THE LAST EDITION OF MORE FABULOUS VINTAGE WEBSITES, FINDS, ETC. FROM EVERYTHING CROTON HERE.
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