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Oxfam Secondhand September – Saving the Planet One Vintage Piece at a Time

Oxfam Secondhand September

Madge is joining with Oxfam this month for #SecondHandSeptember to encourage shoppers to purchase vintage or gently used fashion instead of new.  According to the Oxfam website:
“Every week 11 million items of clothing end up in landfill. Throwaway fashion is put...

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That Lucky Bamboo Brooch

That lucky bamboo broochA young woman in her 30s begins the long journey from Ft. Worth, Texas to Okinawa, Japan.  It’s the early 60s and she is on her way to meet her new husband, a Marine who is stationed there.  Life has been a rough go so far with a difficult first marriage and then life as a si...

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