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Magpie Monday - A globe for MIni's birthday

Mini will be seven in June, so I am on the lookout for presents for his birthday and just like his brother he is obsessed with geography.

I was delighted when passing the charity shop in the village to find a Globe Lamp.  Even better it works and had been PAT tested.

It is in great condition, so I snapped it up and have popped it away for his birthday.

I am trying not to bring a lot in to the house at the moment as we are saving up for a holiday, but also we are looking at decorating the boys rooms, so I am on the lookout for old fashioned wardrobes and drawers as they have more chance of withstanding the minimads!


  1. I love that it's white not blue, really unusual. It's always nice when something has a practical use too

  2. Its gorgeous! Like Make Do Mum says, its very unusual too. x

  3. I love vintage globes! What a nice find!

  4. That is fab, Dylan would love this I am so impressed how he has laernt so much from the map on his wall.

  5. Such a great globe! Found one for my son's birthday a few months ago, but it isn't nearly as lovely as yours.

  6. Oh lovely what a lovely gift!

  7. I love finding globes. I always look for the countries who have changed their names.

  8. Great find! I love vintage globes!


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