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Flowers in the Attic saga

Today’s find was Flowers in the Attic and Petals in the Wind published in the 1980s  – the original covers. The covers look like the past 38 years have not been kind! But the spines are good and all the … Continue reading

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Hospice Shop Helensville

This is a must-go to op shop. Sooo much stuff at very reasonable prices ie 4 kids books for $1, lots of clothes, furniture, household stuff etc. Easy parking beside this large op shop. It is on Mill Rd. Also … Continue reading

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Browns Bay op shops

The Red Cross shop and the SPCA shop were both well organised and very clean. We didn’t make it to Hospice this time but picked up a few CDs and books in both shops. So easy to get a park … Continue reading

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Vintage Swan Lake print – 1960/70s

This was a rare find at my local opshop. Back in the 1960s and 1970s almost every household had a swan lake print on the wall in the lounge.  

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Loving the dust jacket art on old Mills and Boon books

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Depression Glass

Best piece of depression glass I have bought so far – love the colour but I still want to find a green vase.        

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Whangarei’s Op Shops

Paper Bag Princess was very busy when I visited on Easter Saturday. Well laid out store with plenty of good buys. The Red Cross Op shop is next-door – both are on Bank Street.  

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