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Tuesday, April 7, 2009

*** Lost in Dreams ***




I feel like Lucy in the sky with diamonds…drugs sure help to cope with the pain and make you Dream!
I started this late last night when I couldn’t sleep from the pain and was reading Victorian Trading Co. Catalogue

http://www.victoriantradingco.com/ (click tile "Lost in Dreams " to take you to Victorian Trading Company)


when I came across a beautiful Art Nouveau lidded dish bedside box...I was inspired! Wish I could afford it especially when it is in a style I complelety adore and the sleeeping girl is amist a field of forget-me- nots...in dreamy blues and greens....just so lovely!!!
Just finished it this morning and now I think I will make a matching one for a blog and will post them up on Etsy as soon as I am done. What do you think……Dreamy?

What I can afford are these lovely sweet Velveteen Birds....These I definately will buy.

2 comments:

Dzintra Ingrid said...

Hi Annabelle...thank you so much for your lovely comment in the loss of our neighbour...he will be missed...especially this Easter as he would've been down then...and yes he was a lovely Soul...
Oh you must be in a bit of pain...I am thinking of you and sending you some good vibes...
Your Art Nouveau dishes are dreamy...just lose yourself at this time in your Dreams...and very sweet birdies♥
Wishing you a very Happy Easter and hope you get lots of chocolate...something perhaps to make you feel better...Hugs Dzintra ♥x

Wren Cottage said...

Hi Anna!! What a beautiful post.... she is truly enchanting!!
I love that catalog! I have so many of them I can't seem to purge them, isn't it exciting when they come in the mail?! I always look forward to see what new image is on the cover:)
Don't get downhearted dear one... this too shall pass...I do feel your frustration though... hang in there!!! Find stuff that makes you happy in the meantime as you heal.
Take good care of yourself sweet friend! Wish I was closer I'd come over with some cookies and we could listen to your fab music and play!!
Sending you much love special girl!
xoxoxo ~ your buddy ~ Madai
those velvet birdies are pretty cute too!! eeeekkkk!!

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