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A happy weekend.

What a happy weekend!  It was all the more unexpected as I had the most dreadful virus, with which we are all still ill.  This is a perfect example of terrible timing as it is the wedding of the S&H … Continue reading

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Midweek Miniatura.

The show is this weekend!  (How did that happen so quickly?) Among the exhibitors you will find in Hall 8, which is where we are this time, are Bear Cabin Miniatures, they have some newly designed chairs and tables to … Continue reading

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Midweek Miniatura.

God’s in His heaven, all’s right with the world, here with the return of Midweek Miniatura.  There will only be two Midweek Mins this time, as I have a mother and a wedding to do but not necessarily in that … Continue reading

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Midweek Min

This is just a quick look at a thing or two. First thing is me with some new porcelain dolls. Here’s the infant’s dancing class, trying hard not to fall over.  These little girls in 24th scale are flexible, under … Continue reading

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Three weeks to go!

It’s only three weeks to Miniatura, the world’s best dolls’ house and miniature art show. According to the new revamped show website www.Miniatura.co.uk  435 people ‘like’ Miniatura on the show’s Facebook page.  In general terms, however, this is a big … Continue reading

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A tiny taster of Autumn Miniatura.

Here’s a tiny taster of all the wonderful miniatures at Autumn Miniatura. First to catch my eye was Laurence St.Leger, who was, as always, happy to demonstrate his wonderful tiny tin toys.  This Harlequin is particularly pleasing; he hops up … Continue reading

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At the Min.

I’m sure Miniatura is as lovely this time as ever but I went for a day out in a Georgian mansion instead. Looks a bit empty, doesn’t it.  I wonder why that could be?  Shall we go into the hall? No … Continue reading

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Urgent announcement.

There is a scam ongoing out of Mexico, targeting Miniatura. Using words culled from a previous Miniatura brochure small print about copyright law, a firm purporting to call itself Expo-guide, requires exhibitors to ‘register’.  Upon doing so they will find … Continue reading

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Oh poo, it’s Miniatura.

It’s this weekend!  I can’t believe it.  Muriel Hopwood, inventor of this event, has a theory that if everyone was very quiet just before the show opened, you’d be able to hear the ‘ping ping ping’ of all the china … Continue reading

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Prog rep

Getting ready for the Min is never easy, even before you have a number of personal difficulties to trip you up.  Nevertheless, in snatched moments, kilns have been fired, midnight oil has been burned and progress, of a sort, has … Continue reading

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