What have I become?

I stand a very real chance of having to sneak patterns into my apartment right now. I’m pretty sure my husband thinks I have a problem, but at this point, I’m not sure I can disagree with him.  But some of these patterns are from the Forties!  What was I supposed to do? Leave them?  No! My greedy little heart is beating fast with the thrill of it all.  Mine mine mine mine.  I know it’s more than a little silly, but I don’t care.  To the victor go the spoils and I’m going to enjoy myself until I get home and have to come up with some kind of justification for my actions.

My grandmother was a confirmed hoarder, she had the second largest collection of salt and pepper shakers in the state of Florida, and now I seem to be following in her footsteps.  I do intend on making as many patterns available through Etsy as possible.  Ahhh I just love vintage patterns so much!  Let’s just hope my husband loves me enough to accommodate my eccentricities.

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  1. But patterns are useful!!! You can make lots and lots of pretty clothes with them. 🙂 (I’m the worst enabler when it comes to the collecting of pretty things!)

    So envious of all the 1940’s patterns you found! I’m dying to see your most recent pattern finds. 🙂 And you MUST let me know when you set up your Etsy shop if you haven’t set it up already!!!

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    1. I’m so excited that you’re excited! I’m hunting around for the ideal scanner and software, I really want to do justice to these beautiful pieces!

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      1. They’re going to be so much fun to see!!! Makes me wish I lived closer so I could come over and drool over your pattern collection, but maybe you’re better off that I don’t! 😉 LOL.

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      2. Fear not! I’m going to give it my best to make this stuff accessible! If I was a little more computer literate, I would probably be further along. Oh well.

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      3. Yay! And also, I totally get it, I pretty much suck with computers. LOL.

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