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Vintage Snow Globes with Cherubs

Here is the last version (for now) of the Snow Globes: Last years Snow Cherubs and Christmas Trees look great in Vintage Norgesglass! (Norwegian Mason jars) I have created a sheet of Snow Cherubs you can print yourselves: Find your high quality copy in my Christmas download folder, free for your personal use and enjoyment 🙂 The support… Continue reading Vintage Snow Globes with Cherubs

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Vintage Snow Globes with 1905 Winter Children

Maybe you already noticed that I'm creating numerous snow globes for Christmas this year? Today I'm sharing a set of 4 matching ones: These are so incredibly easy to make! Gather your mason jars, (or any large glas jar you have sitting around the house), add a little epsom salt for snow (thank you for… Continue reading Vintage Snow Globes with 1905 Winter Children

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1896 Boston Sunday Globe – Little Miss Silver Skates

Little Miss Silver Skates came all the way from Boston Sunday Globe on January 5th 1896, into my snow globe style Christmas Norgesglass (Norwegian Mason jar): I think she fits nicely with The Little Coasters: Are they not totally precious together?  I have converted my snow globes to regular (cheap) coarse sea salt as snow, and… Continue reading 1896 Boston Sunday Globe – Little Miss Silver Skates

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1896 Boston Sunday Globe – The Little Coasters

Another vintage scene, tonight I'm sharing The Little Coasters, originally printed in the Boston Sunday Globe, on February 23rd, 1896: Since it was printed in February, it probably was not meant as a Christmas scene, but I'm nevertheless planning to display it with my other Christmas stuff 😛 The Little Coasters are also tucked in a… Continue reading 1896 Boston Sunday Globe – The Little Coasters

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1914 Delineator – Baby Butterick

Here is a darling scene by Ella Dolbear Lee, from The Delineator, January 1914: Really, January? I indulge in the idea that 100 years ago, there was also people like me, who celebrate Christmas in their hearts every day of the year! (Or maybe the January issue was released early in December...? 😛 ) I tucked… Continue reading 1914 Delineator – Baby Butterick