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Saturday, 19 August 2017

Books 'n Bears

I found these children's books at the thrift store. I bought the first two especially because of the illustrations. The Velveteen Rabbit I got because I love that story.


            This Foxwood book makes me think of the Brambley Hedge books.





I couldn't resist buying these bears. They looked at me and begged to come home with me. What could I do?

             When I spied this sweet little bear with all her bling I didn't hesitate for a minute!!
               She cost me all of one dollar!



I hope you're having a lovely weekend.

Thanks for popping by,


            Granny Marigold

13 comments:

  1. All of your purchases are so charming. I can see why they were irresistible.

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  2. All so adorable. I love the title, Velveteen Rabbit. Don't know the story though.

    Hope you have a wonderful week. :-)

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  3. Love the little bear at the end....all dressed up and ready for the party. Adorable buys.

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  4. Oh those books!!!!!! Ohhhh yessssss!

    Bear with bling!!! Oh yes, to her too!!!!

    "It's commmmmmming" ,-)
    Luna Crone

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  5. What great finds and such a fantastic price. I wouldn't have been able to walk away either.

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  6. Do you collect children's books or only certain ones? Nice place to set your new bears! How many bears do you have now? Nancy

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    1. Hi Nancy, I just did a rough count and came to 40 bears but under my bed are stored those that only come out in winter and also the Spring bears. So you see I have a problem!!
      I usually collect books that have either sentimental value or if I love the illustrations.

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  7. How could you NOT buy those bears and those cute little books. I love them.

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  8. Foxwood Tales books hold darling drawings, but the stories aren't as intriguing as Brambly Hedge.

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  9. Cute books and cute bears! I have the Osh Kosh one. At some point it got stripped naked and became a dog toy. I think it was probably Tucker that ripped his brains out. Poor thing ;-(

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  10. The very thing happened to me a few years ago at Christmas time, when I was in a thrift shop and about eight holiday-themed bears asked me to take them home to decorate with :-) I thought the grandchildren would like them, and they are so easy to take out of a box and set around the room...

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  11. What great bargains you always get! I must look for some Brambley Hedge books.
    Have a good day!
    Robin

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  12. How could you NOT buy those bears and those cute little books. I love them.


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