Saturday, March 14, 2015

Teeny Tiny People

For the last 2 days I've been sorting through my miniatures that I've collected over the years from thrift stores. I shamefully admit that I've been a mini hoarder, just throwing everything into shoe boxes, not really paying attention to what I've bought. Minis thrown on top of minis. It's been a nightmare looking for things that I've needed along the way. And finally I had enough, I rolled up my sleeves and with little plastic baggies in hand I began the great mini sort. I should have taken a before and after photo but at the time I wasn't thinking about blogging the end result and I wondered if I'd ever see the end! But after 3 hours I had this box done. And now 2 days later I have 5 of these sorted boxes. The 4 others are mostly furniture. I stuck to it, yay me!
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And the mini Gods rewarded me for changing my hoarding ways! I found teeny, tiny people amongst the rubble! They were inside a tiny
bag ,inside another bigger bag of odds and ends.

They are SO tiny I gave them my walnut house to hang out in. But they had troubles getting in. The front door was locked!
But it wasn't long before 2 of them cracked open the walnut with just a couple of tiny pushes.
A helping hand for a fellow tiny human..
Once inside they opened up the window and the front door to let the fresh air in. One of them found a comfy chair to sit in. They made themselves right at home!
Wow! I never, ever thought I'd look inside that tiny window one day and actually see a person looking back out at me!

And there's more hoarding finds I want to show you but for now I'm going to call it a night. I'm tired after this big mini sort. Thanks for stopping by, see you soon :)

Update: After a night's rest I posted what else was in that bag right here


  1. Loved your blog and wow the tiny people and their world is incredible. You are amazing Ty for sharing...second monkey almost finished..yeaaa. Still can't decide what next. Guess could think of Easter and do adorable bunny.

  2. What a wonderful find. I have fun just looking at these adorable photos.
    Hugs, Drora

  3. I wish I too will get someday a reward for my hoardings. Yours are really good and interesting. Keep showing them.
    Hugs, Drora


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