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Hunt, find and gather! Great items, unique as well as ordinary, are given a new life, often being rescued from certain death in the landfill! It's very satisfying to incorporate the past with the present and create a bridge to the future by repurposing or recycling, altering, or using an item "as is".

I seem to have inherited the "hoarding gene", and have to work diligently to keep it under control (I really don't want to end up on that TV show!), meaning more treasures become available for you!

I've enjoyed sewing and working with fabric and paper ever since I can remember, and more recently have found great satisfaction making mosaic pieces. Eventually some of these items, (which of course incorporate vintage and found items!) may show up in the shop too!

Please come in and…

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  • Female
  • Born on October 20
  • Joined June 18, 2010

Favorite materials

paper ephemera, fabric, lace, ribbons and yarns, buttons, broken china, and tiles for mosaic creations, old stuff

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About

Hunt, find and gather! Great items, unique as well as ordinary, are given a new life, often being rescued from certain death in the landfill! It's very satisfying to incorporate the past with the present and create a bridge to the future by repurposing or recycling, altering, or using an item "as is".

I seem to have inherited the "hoarding gene", and have to work diligently to keep it under control (I really don't want to end up on that TV show!), meaning more treasures become available for you!

I've enjoyed sewing and working with fabric and paper ever since I can remember, and more recently have found great satisfaction making mosaic pieces. Eventually some of these items, (which of course incorporate vintage and found items!) may show up in the shop too!

Please come in and check out the currently available items - vintage goodies and creative tools and supplies - 4oldtimesandnew.etsy.com.

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