As always, some wonderful new finds, special requests, oldies but goodies and more. Click on the photos and links.
you Jeannie for this absolutely smashing 1938 Christmas window from
your collection--and for sharing it with everyone; we love it
ALL--especially the giant cut out Santa Claus holding a pack of Kool
cigarettes and the toys on the right.
Next up, for fans of Popeye--and Popeye is featured in the window as well--some great examples of vintage Popeye toys follow.
And finally Howard's latest creation--a re-interpretation of the classic Santa in the Chimney; see it from start to finish here.
Again, click on the photos and links.
POPULAR MECHANICS, A BRIEF HISTORY OF CHRISTMAS LIGHTS;
THERE'S NO NEW GROUND BROKEN HERE BUT THERE ARE SOME VERY NICE PIX and it could serve as a quick reference tool--more here
Amazing piece of tinplate from Toys and Stuff--always worth a re-visit--the 1930s Marx Gas Service Station. Very cool! http://bit.ly/1NQhgxL
AND NEW FROM TOYS AND STUFF, Nichols Dyna-MITE Derringer with Original Box - SEE MORE HERE.
FOR FANS OF PIERS MORGAN; MORE HERE
THIS IS THE ABSOLUTE BEST PAPER RABBIT EVER! YOU TUBE VIDEO HERE.
AND A POM POM BUNNY USING YARN AND A FORK! MORE HERE
LOVE LOVE LOVE THIS EASTER BUNNY CHOCOLATE CARD DIY PROJECT FROM PAPER GLITTER GLUE HERE.
OLDIES BUT GOODIES: SOME OF HOWARD'S "PICTURE WINDOW" HOUSES--LINKS BELOW; for more of Howard Lamey's putz house creations, visit littleglitterhouses.com
--Witch in the window: http://www.flickr.com/photos/22283683@N07/6161456016/in/photostream
--Santa in the window: http://www.flickr.com/photos/22283683@N07/2503331521/
--Halloween house—cat, jack-o-lantern, ghost in the windows: http://www.flickr.com/photos/22283683@N07/6167634599/