Nana Diana Takes A Break

Nana Diana Takes A Break

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Ain't Got No Junk In MY Trunk

Pffffffffttttt.
HA!  It's not even MY trunk.
It belongs to my friend, Ruthie.

I think I left you hanging
a few days ago.after
I promised a peek at what 
was inside some trunks
at Ruthie's house.

Ready to see?
Well, I am only opening ONE
this morning!
But both trunks are FULL of the same thing.
It's a bride and groom.
No! Not a REAL bride and groom, silly.
It's a set of Storybook dolls.
It's a whole trunk full of 
STORYBOOK DOLLS.
The other trunk is full of antique dolls.
LOTS of antique dolls.
I have SO MUCH MORE stuff to show you
BUT---
I have to get going.
There is lots to do.
SO---
If you are good-
very, very good-
tomorrow I will show you
some of the stuff that went 
out the door to the 
auction house!

Got any junk in
YOUR trunk?
Huh?
your photo name

53 comments:

  1. There's a lot of junk in my trunk, dear, but I am not showing that on here ever.
    Hope you have a good day and you had better post the stuff that went to auction.

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  2. I'll be good!! Where/when is the auction?

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  3. Oh wow! This is going to be some auction!

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  4. I almost fell out of my chair when I saw those dolls. I want to be there.

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  5. Diana, Two trunks of dolls...a young girl's dream come true. And some older ones too. Ruthie was a great collecter. I think the junk in my trunk has shifted.LOL xoxo,Susie

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  6. Neat stuff, any doll collector would love to go through those.

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  7. Aren't we a little boastful about our butt today? Oh, you were talking about the dolls. Yes, those are awesome too!

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  8. Oooh, I love looking at dolls, Diana! I have no place to put them myself, but I do like looking at them. I guess they make me think back to when I was a child. I'd like to hear if these dolls went to auction.

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  9. Good Morning, It is amazing to see what people collect. Some of her dolls bring back memories. I would have so much fun as I am sure you are. I laughed when I read your post yesterday. Have a beautiful day. I hope it is cooler there. Many Hugs and Prayers from Your Missouri Friend.

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  10. oh yes I do, lol, but not that kind of trunk, lol, those are amazing, you are having too much fun, ha ha!!!

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  11. Wow! Wish I had junk like that in my trunk!

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  12. Oh the dolls are like my nieces collection. Wow interesting in that junk first look.

    I went to a Greek wedding many years ago and in the trunk a little more modern trunk. My friend who is the Mom had made over the years so much needle point things. knitting, and blankets to know end for her daughter as a surprise. I never knew Tina ever did anything being a full time hairdresser. Was all for her daughter as an extra surprise. If you know Greeks. They are so big in gifts for showers and weddings. I was so blown away when I was there.

    So I was thinking in that trunk was things like that you would show. So your still going to surprise us to-morrow. So who knows what is in that trunk. Role call please.

    Thanks for the peek a booo lady dear..

    Have a nice day.

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  13. I GASPED to see these beautiful dolls tucked away! I have a doll room with dolls on shelves. How amazing to see a wonderful collection like this tucked away. Looks like they are safe and sound though! I can't look again! lol Sweet hugs!

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  14. that's a lot of dolls! ...I have no junk and no trunk...

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  15. Thanks for the peak, Diana! This is such a wonderful inspiration for a dollhouse trunk! Have a wonderful day!

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  16. I think all that is wonderful - she looks like she has saved for a very long time. Have you ever watched the show on the history channel - American Pickers - I wonder if you called them - they would want to come and pick in her things lol sandie

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  17. Wow.. I love dolls all sorts... I love it..
    NO junk in my trunk.. but I do have a huge butt..with lots of JUNK>>LOL

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  18. Is the cookie crew allowed to view this event? Those treasure chests are something they may never witness again!

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  19. You must be having sooo much fun Diana!... love seeing all the treasures you are uncovering... I still have my three Nancy Ann Storybook dolls from when I was a little girl... my priceless treasures... xoxo Julie Marie

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  20. That auction will be awesome!

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  21. I love a trunk full of Antique and story book dolls and I mean, I love dolls like this! The trunk is great too. Such fun sweet friend, I'd love to be there! Big hugs,
    FABBY

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  22. IS the auction online by any chance. Can't wait to see the other ones. What a great bunch of dolls.

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  23. Ohhh I remember Storybook dolls!!! Wow she really has a lot of collections. I bet these will be so great at Auction for the collectors. Looks like she kept them so nice. I have junk in my trunk but it is not cute dolls!!!!LOL!!!!
    Kris

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  24. Sounds like you have been busy! Good luck!

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  25. Sounds like you have been very busy! Good luck, friend.

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  26. wow what fun!!! maybe I need to get a trunk like this for my little girls

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  27. Maybe junk in the trunk is making us drag bottom.

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  28. What a wonderful doll collection! Well, I can't say that I even have a trunk in which to store such pretty things.:-) xo Nellie

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  29. Some little girl would probably love getting to play with all those dolls. Sweet Cheeks, maybe?

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  30. Mine is full of vintage linens but outgrew the trunk so I have some in those big office depot clear boxes you can see through. I have them separated like Spring, Fall, Christmas, Valentines so I can find them! Her dolls are terrific. Thanks for sharing Diana!

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  31. You must be having a ball with all of those goodies! Don't you want to take most of them home? I would.

    Judy

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  32. Hello my new friend. So pleased to have met you. xo

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  33. Yeah...lots of junk in my trunk. Carrying around a big caboose for a long time now. :)

    No treasures...just, um, FAT!

    xoRebecca

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  34. Wow, wish I was there for that auction. :)

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  35. Cool..I don't even have a trunk to put junk in..

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  36. Hi, The junk in my trunk is not appropriate for auction.
    I don't even want it but it keeps following me around.
    We are home now and I am still tired. I did get the laundry finished. Hope to catch up on blog reading.
    xoGinger

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  37. I was seriously come and help you just for the pleasure of seeing all her wonderful treasures! It's so nice that we are getting to see them before some go off to new homes.

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  38. What lovely treasures. Those adorable little faces will make someone so happy. Thank you again for being so supportive. You are such a lovely person and I do appreciate your kind words. XO Linda

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  39. Amazing...I can't wait to see the rest of the stuff.

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  40. Oh those are so sweet!
    xx
    Anne

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  41. Okay, Now it is time to see what I have been storing around here. I really think I do not want to have to go through all of it when we get ready to retire or whatever!!
    A trunk of dolls??
    Some doll collecter will go bonkers, just not for me!
    Know what I mean?
    Blessings to you!! Roxy

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  42. Oh, I love those bride and groom dolls, Diana. They are so special. I am really enjoying seeing all of Ruth's treasures. Some of these items I could never give away.

    Love,
    ~Sheri

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  43. Oooops, I meant Ruthie's treasures.

    Love,
    ~Me :~)

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  44. I am wondering if she has any Greek dolls? That would melt my heart.

    Love,
    ~Sheri

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  45. Wow...those are amazing...to think 2 trucks full. Thanks for sharing. xo

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  46. Those dolls are just adorable, Diana! I can't believe all of the treasures you are unearthing! Wish I lived alot closer, I would love to attend that sale:) Yep, got lots of junk in my trunk here!!

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  47. The trunk alone is absolutely gorgeous!!
    Why can't I ever find stuff like that??
    xx

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  48. I was not expecting that! How magical. :)

    XOXO,
    Meredith

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  49. Well, youre definently not seeing my junk!!! Very excited about the bride and groom though Diana... so stunning! look forward to seeing all the other 'junk'!!! xxxxx

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  50. I still have a few of my own Storybook dolls and one of my mother's. I wish I still had the boxes, as I remember they were pretty cool as well.

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  51. Oh, I'd be like a kid in a candy store (aka ME in a 'junk' store-ha!)
    FUN stuff! ;)
    Susan

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  52. How precious! Is she keeping them? I hope she's at least keeping the bride and groom - they're adorable! I couldn't do what you're doing - I'd hate to see it all go! Hugs, Leena

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