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Tuesday, 25 May 2010

two blogs in one day , this is fun : - )

just a little blog update as i have had a few emails today about the teapot and tea cup buttons that i listed the other day , im really sorry but they have sold out again BUT i will get some more , in the next 2weeks ! i will let you all know when they are back : - )
im now just going to sit down with a nice up of tea and eat my yummy cake (the pink one ).. enjoy your evening all . xxx

the cat.. : - )

yesterday our cat ..at the cafe ... 
every one knows him that comes in and live by the cafe ...
he has so many photos taken of him and he has his own small fan group .. and he LOVES it ..

Saturday, 22 May 2010

New Buttons

 Good Afternoon all , hope your days going well : - ) 

every one who loves vintage tea party / tea and cakes will love them ; - )

just to let you know after much wait we have the new tea cup and tea pot buttons online , 
i really love these buttons and when we got them in a few months ago in the shop they where really popular and never got to put them online well we got more in stock so every one could have a chance to buy them ... YaY 

you can buy them now from here : 

Friday, 21 May 2010

Polka Dots,jam and buttons wow

 Polka Dot Jam Jars Wow 

today when i got to the shop , there was a lovely big box waiting there for me 
i couldnt wait to open it and when i did i just felt sooooooo happy !
i may be a tiny bit sad but red polka dots !hehe!
i had so much fun putting them out in the shop right in the window and made me so happy when 
other people where coming in and where as happy as me to see them : - )
the jars would look lovely with home made jams in but i think even better with BUTTONS in
the jars are for sale now from here 
Hope you like them as much as me .. jade xxx

Wednesday, 19 May 2010


what a great day : - )
i got to our cafe mid morgnin to see how things where going and mum said ohh i forgot this morning a box came for you .... oooohhh WOW its my swap gift from helen at:

i ripped it open and just didnt even know where to start lots of lovely gifts all wrapped up in very pretty yellow paper tied with string looking all spring/summer .. so many lovely crafty bits i cant even breath : - ) 
helen thank you so much for your swap gift its so fab .

my fav thing out of all by far (but i do love it all very much ) is my lovely hand made ribbon heart I LOVE IT SO MUCH , i couldnt wait to get back home and hang it up 

Helen thank you again your very kind .. xxxx

Tuesday, 18 May 2010

up and ready

up earley this morning watering the plants and flowers at our cafe ! i do love being out side with the lovely smell of  all the flowers is just a great way to start the day : - ) 
at our cafe we have a small garden where we sell lots of different planted flowers and veg boxes in lots of vintage boxes , watering cans , tea cups and so much more and it was my turn to go and do it ..
have a lovely day every one xxx

Sunday, 16 May 2010

the winner : - )

I would just like to thank every one who did my 1st give away , and for all your really lovely comments for my grandad : -)
if you didnt win this time please not that i will be having a give away next month too on june 12th keep a look out then ..
right back to the winner 
there was 693  buttons in the jar 
so the person who was the nearest issssss .... Ali from with love cupcake and biscuits 
so ali the 693 buttons will be on there way to your home tomorrow thank you again : -)

Tuesday, 11 May 2010

away for too long but FREE GIVE AWAY TIME ... yay

its good to be back , im so sorry iv been away way to long from my blog , have had lots going on my grandad is very ill and have been seeing him lotsso not much time for crafting ...! : - (
but its so nice to be back with my blog family , i hope your all well and are having a great week so far, 
as i have been away i thought what better way to come back but with a free give away for you all : - )
all you have to do is leave your answer with your name and email 
i will post the winning give away gift any where 

can you guess how many buttons are in the jar ..?
i will pick 1 person who get the right amount or nearest amount 
and you will win

closing date saturday 15th may 


Tuesday, 27 April 2010

cake and crafts

what a lovely day 
1st i walked to the post office to post some orders
then popped into my friends hand made soap shop in bath street and had a lovely chat then when to a very yummy cake shop to have after lunch

the yummy cupcake and a cup of tea just before i start some work : - )
the 1st part of my afternoon crafting 
that was fun , right i think one more cup of tea then start my work again .. ; - )
 next job ..
made a button necklace 
i really had a fun day today 
see you all tomorrow , have a great eveing all
jade xx

Sunday, 25 April 2010

farm shop

today i had to go to the shop to pack a few orders so i went in the morning so i could spend the rest of the day just at home :- )
on the way home i went to our local farm shop (0ver the farm gate) www.overthefarmgate.com 
i just love it there its so cute if your ever around in sussex great place to pop in to or rent there very cute holiday cottage .
after buying my lovely fresh food i went a looked at there lovely lambs ohhhhhhh so cute just wanted to keep one .. hope you had a great sunday too .. jade xxx 

Wednesday, 21 April 2010

new vintage tea/coffee set

just a little blog today as im ment to be making orders but i just wanted to show all my lovely blog friends my new vintage tea/coffee set : - )
i think its so cute , hope your having a great week i willl update you all with the lastest lily whites news soon ; - ) please email me if you would like to buy this tea set - mail@lilywhitescrafts.co.uk
jade xxx

Sunday, 18 April 2010

new new new

Buttons are on our folksy shop now : - ) 
new new candles will be listed on our webiste tonight , we have new smells  cotton candy , moonlite path , baby power , sweet pea , love spell , hyacinth 
we also now stock a lovely range of hand made cosmetic's made in west sussex by delish 
love large tins of body butters and lip balms , smells so great in our shop at the mo .. hehe

Thursday, 15 April 2010


for the next few weeks the shop is having a vintage kitchen look with a few fun crafty bits added in...
we have some really cute vintage home wear finds , tea sets , jelly moulds , tea pots coffee pots , baskets , and so much more , its so funny really how one little shop gets changed around so much and how im always changing the displays as soon as things are sold ... i think i may be a little mad : - ) tee he he

On the button side of things we have loaded some of them on to our folksy shop for you to buy we just need to do all the gingham buttons and polka dot buttons and a few other ones and they will be on our website from the weekend : - )
oh yes and we now have some cute new mini ric rack in lilac , candy pink , baby blue
you can buy it from our folksy shop : - )

Monday, 12 April 2010

eggs will want to be seen in these ...

the cutest egg cups ever 
this is the work of  lucy the lady who sells lovely hand made wooden crafts in my shop made me these to sell 
and i think they are so cute i want one in every colour and i think i will have to get some by the weekend they will look so great on my dresser next to my collection of vintage tea cups and cath kidson cups oooooh i cant wait !
they have been painted and then diped in a sill so you can wipe them clean , they come in 6 different colours all cute ..hehehe!
you can by them from our website from tomorrow evening 
hope you all love them as much as me xx

Sunday, 11 April 2010


i have been making some candles this weekend 
i put some in the shop yesterday and when i went there today and open the door the smell was sooooo lovely and it lasted all day , i cant wait to make some more now : - )
they will be on the webiste tonight to buy : - ) 

Saturday, 10 April 2010

away for so long..

oh my it fills like i have been away from a computer for so very long ! my computer stopped working the other day and i have had nooooooo computer and it was not nice ...hehe!
but i went and got a web book for now till i can go and buy a new computer any way any way ,
last week i got some really great new wool felt on the roll yesssss whole rolls of felt but we only got 6 colours to start with , but as i havnt had a computer i could list them online so we just put them in the shop and sold them but here is a photo of 3 of the best selling colours so you can have a little look before i put them on our website and folksy , but i must say that there is not a lot left...! a trip to the whole salers again YAY : - ) 
today my lovely mummy looked after the shop for the whole afternoon why we went to get buttons 
we have so so many new buttons and i cant wait for you all to see them but they will not be online till tuesday evening as i need to photo them all.... i hope you are all going to like them we have mini mini buttons to very very large buttons oh what fun : - )

hope you all are having a lovely weekend and its been great to get back on the blog 
xxx  jade xxx

Sunday, 28 March 2010

new home for now

the bunny and bears have a new home !
over the next 2/3 weeks we are getting more new stock craft supplies side of things and we need to make room on that side of the shop so some things will are moving home , here is the start ...!

Saturday, 27 March 2010


it felt like spring in our shop today so many flowers every where .. i just loved it : - ) 
one more cute vintage tea set for one ...

Friday, 26 March 2010

end of the week update

some of the felt letters are in the shop ooooooooooh i just love the colours ... orders please email me : - )

Two cute tea pot cosy one is a new cute mini cupcake .... : - )

ribbon - buttons - books - tapes

hand made tote bags all different

+ one vintage coffee set ohhh just so pretty

Thursday, 25 March 2010


A great pile to play with ..... : - )

Monday, 22 March 2010


today i worked at my friends well being clinic and it was so much fun , got to meet so many new people and have so many nice treatments done : - ) then we it got to 6 ish i rust home to get making and pack orders i packed the orders 1st then had time to sit and make some new brooches here's one made from die cut embellishments from our website , david said it looks like a lily pad... : - 0
have a great eveing every one jade xx
p.s have some great photos of new bits and bobs for tomorrows blog vintage finds too....