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Saturday, December 11, 2010

**ChiPPy!-SHaBBy!** Mink-Trimmed ICE SKATES!*!*!

OMG!*!*!  REAL "MINK-TRIMMED" Ice SKaTes!!!  I've only come across a couple pairs like this in all my years of antique shopping!!!  I've now SOLD both "after" having enjoyed them for a season or two...  This vignette was on our front porch entry a couple years ago...  The real dusting of snow made it "PeRfeCtLy SHaBBy"!!!

  BeSt!*!*!   Mink Trimmed ViNtaGe Ice Skates!*!*!
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Our Wisconsin Weekend Winter Storm has begun...  Living so close to Lake Michigan, there's a slim chance it may travel more NORTH of Us...  Time will tell...  In the meantime, fridge is well-stocked & "Pot Roast" on the menu...


  1. Perfect pic for this weekend; we're all set to snuggle in here tomorrow too. Stay warm!


  2. These are lovely. I'm trying to imagine the lucky girl wearing them skating on the ice... must have been beautiful!

  3. hi jeanine....i so would've bought those!!! My daughter has been a figure skater since she was 7 (now 25, still skating and coaching). I look for different (vintage) skating novelties all the time for her. She has a little collection of vintage skating christmas decorations going on---those mink skates would've been a perfect addition!!! (it's going to take her a few more years yet to realize that---but in the mean time, us "junkin' mammas" know what's best!! haha)

  4. Beautiful Skates!
    Wish we could get just a dusting of snow here in the Carolina's!
    Merry Merry!
    Tammy :-)

  5. Those ice skate are so cute and stylish! I can just imagine an ice rink filled with skaters and one lucky girl sporting her mink trimmed skates!


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