Christmas Decorating Has Officially Commenced.....

I'm calling it and saying Christmas decorating has officially started here, despite the tree, lights and decorations still all being in the roof waiting for Ben to get up there and bring them down. I'm so excited that the first Christmas decoration in place around home is my fabulous find yesterday.


For years I have been longing for a fabulous Christmas nutcracker but have never been willing to pay the extravagant prices I see on line from England and United States. But yesterday my longing and patience paid off when I stopped at just one more garage sale when I nearly wasn't going to.

He is certainly going to be a special Christmas keepsake which I will be looking forward to bringing out each year. Thank goodness for the little birdy that sat on my shoulder and told me to stop at just one more garage sale.

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My Vintage Childhood: Christmas Decorating Has Officially Commenced.....

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Christmas Decorating Has Officially Commenced.....

I'm calling it and saying Christmas decorating has officially started here, despite the tree, lights and decorations still all being in the roof waiting for Ben to get up there and bring them down. I'm so excited that the first Christmas decoration in place around home is my fabulous find yesterday.


For years I have been longing for a fabulous Christmas nutcracker but have never been willing to pay the extravagant prices I see on line from England and United States. But yesterday my longing and patience paid off when I stopped at just one more garage sale when I nearly wasn't going to.

He is certainly going to be a special Christmas keepsake which I will be looking forward to bringing out each year. Thank goodness for the little birdy that sat on my shoulder and told me to stop at just one more garage sale.

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4 Comments:

At November 16, 2014 at 6:45 PM , Blogger Laura Lee said...

wow, just love these nutcrackers too...I've always wanted a collection of them to display at xmas, great find!

 
At November 16, 2014 at 7:49 PM , Blogger Linda said...

Great find, the nutcracker! Let the Christmas decorating begin! As the Louisiana folks say, "Deck them halls, y'all!" Hugs, Linda@Wetcreek Blog

 
At November 16, 2014 at 10:39 PM , Blogger Vintage Bird Girl said...

Isn't he just gorgeous! Such a wonderful addition for your home at this time of year. I love it when one extra stop pays off! Xx

 
At November 17, 2014 at 1:50 AM , Blogger Curtise said...

He's a lovely figure, but Christmas decorating in mid-November? Nooooo! xxx

 

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