The Book Lover, Ladybird Storybox, £145

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“The Book Lover”. It set inside a vintage oxo tin, and measures and measures 6.5cm x 4cm when closed. It features a lovely little book reading ladybird, which is a vintage painted wooden German Erzgebirge figure, circa 1950’s. The fabrics that line the insides are both vintage quilt fragments, from the early 1900’s. The quote “there is no frigate like a book to take us lands away” is by Emily Dickinson, and is typed on to fabric fragments. The whole thing is hand sewn. It is £145 plus postage.