Monthly Archives: "April 2012"

Girl’s Own Store Facebook Prize Draw

Despite a love for all things vintage and retro, the 21st century does have its upsides. Girl’s Own Store has, somewhat belatedly, acknowledged the power, joy and sheer usefulness of social media. Find out all the latest goings on, including latest arrivals, more general news and information and lots of photos on the new Girl’s Own Store Facebook page. And

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Animal Hospital

There were a couple of  vintage toys lingering about the place and in need of some attention. It was time for the animal hospital: Firstly this little lamb was in a poorly way. He was already threadbare in places, his tail had obviously received attention in the past. Eyes missing and almost no nose left. But his

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Opening up the Summerhouse

  With longer days now here and the the hope of sunnier skies to come it is time to open up the summerhouse and give it a spring clean. Cobwebs are banished, surfaces wiped down, windows cleaned, floor swept and blankets shaken out and aired.    And since the garden is detached from the house a place to

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