Monthly Archives: "April 2011"

The Lion and the Unicorn

Amidst all the Royal Wedding celebrations this is Girl’s Own Store’s small contribution towards the festivities. The Lion and the Unicorn are, of course, symbols of the monarchy. They are the heraldic supporters of the Royal crest. This particular pair are of unknown age and origin, they stand just 10cm high. In a very dainty way these

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The Norwegian Twins

  This book was found, as is so often the case, in a Bridport secondhand shop and what a good find it turned out to be. There is always the risk (even for a price of just £1) that money will be wasted on a piece of twee nonsense best left to gather more dust. 

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