Tuesday, 12 March 2013

Hello Everyone  :)   I have been trying to finish my toy shop and I am at last getting there :))) Most of the items in the shop have been bought or given to me as gifts.  I have made a few things but I would like to make a few more so I have left a little room for items that I hope to make if and when I get the time lol.  A few of the toys that I received as gifts will also go into the nursery of my house.
My back shelves.

Another shelf made by me.

The right side. I still have to finish the counter for this side.

With shelves in place.

I found this little bike in 2euro shop its in scale and  the pedals even turn the wheels. It also had another set of handlebars. A bargain don't you think ;)   Here it is in the shop sorry about the bad picture.

I still have some more to do to this shop but its getting there don't you think :)
I have also been doing some knitting. Two jumpers for an adult doll and one for a child. They are not perfect but I am rather pleased with them.

Thank you all for your visits and comments.  A Big Welcome to all my new followers thank you for your visits.  Don't forget my Give-Away you still have a little time to participate and thank you to all the people that have entered your lovely comments warm my heart.
Hugs to All My Friends 


Kim said...

Everything is so cute! I love the little castle over to the side and the ship and the dinosaur---I really love it all. I had to make all the pictures bigger so I could see it all :) Your little jumpers are so adorable also- how can you see the stitches?! Very nice Maria ♥

Plushpussycat said...

Hi Maria, I missed seeing you recently and was starting to worry. Now I know you've been having fun with your minis--I should have known. ;-) Your toy shop is so darling. I love the little dollhouses so much, but everything is so cute. Great deal on the bicycle, and your jumpers are really sweet. You are so talented, and in so many areas. Thanks for brightening my day with your post! xo Jennifer

Marian said...

Muchos juguetes tienes ya en tu tienda. Se ve fantástica y algún niño estará encantado con ella, seguro, sobre todo con esa bicicleta tan mona.

Liduina said...

Hi Maria, your shop looks so cute with all the lovely little toys in it. The bike is a super addition! And I admire your knitwork, I wish I had that skill too! Hug, Liduina.

Wyrna Christensen said...

It is an impressive collection of toys you've got. It is a good idea to get all your gifts into a shop. I love your bike and your fine knitted sweaters.

The Old Maid said...

Oh nice knittings! Pretty!
Isn't it good to find something in scale unexpectedly? :) The bike is great! And so is your shop, Maria!

Marta said...

Hello from Spain: congratulations. This toy store is beautiful. You have many very nice mini toys. I like the realism of all your furniture. The bike is perfect and very cheap. Great find. Keep in touch

Piikko said...

Hi Maria! Your toy shop is SO cute and full of lovely toys. I wish to be a child again.

cristall said...

Que bonita tu tienda de juguetes amiga!!! y que buena compra la de la moto,bueno,bonito y barato.Bss apretaos!!!

Emanuela Valenza said...

An excellent work for your shop, a paradise for children! Here every child can find a toy that want!
Baci Manu

sognatriceabordo said...

Great job, Maria. Huge shop, amazing creations like the castle in the corner.
I like the bike too. Very lucky to find it :)

See you soon!

Contrastes-Rosa Mª said...

Maria has encontrado una ganga, la bici es una preciosidad y el precio de lujo.
Ya te falta poco para terminar tu tienda, ánimo:)

Jane Smith said...

Wonderful and magical hon!

I am in love with the little brontosaurus, the cheeky guy!

Someday...sometime I will learn to knit as nice as you ;)

Madame Mystery said...

Oh Maria! The toy shop looks so darn cute! You've done a great job arranging all your treasures! Hope all is well with you!

BiWuBär said...

You've been busy as a bee decorating the most lovliest toy shop... a paradise, not only for the small ones... ;O) It's always great if you can showcase gifts from friends together with own creations - it was so much fun to have a look at all those details.


Pippibär said...

So many toys to decorate and make a memory of all the beautyful gifs from good blof friends! It came out beautifully and is going to make a lot of dollhouse kids happy!

Anonymous said...

Hola María,
¡¡ como se está quedando la tienda!!
que cosas tan bonitas, la bici, los tebeos, los muñecos, mirándolos de cerca parecen de verdad, es una preciosidad todo, me gusta muchísimo.
Muchos besos guapa

Lil said...

Love the toy store and your knitting. Must have been fun do do.

Lil in Sweden

Rosamargarita said...

Hola Maria, de verdad tengo ganas de hacerme pequeña para entrar a esa tienda!
Tus tejidos son perfectos.
Un abrazo

Lisa T said...

Love the toy store & all the details. Great job!


Rosethé said...

quelle multitude de jouets, la boutique se remplit joliment.
Bravo pour les tricots.
Bonne journée ! rosethé

Susanna Zanchi said...

Bellissimi tutti i tuoi giocattoli Maia adoro la bicicletta sei bravissima!!!kiss

mcddiss said...

ese tienda esta muy bien surtida y los jerseys te han quedado muy bien



mcddiss said...

esa tienda queda muy bien , creo que los jerseys te han quedado muy bien



debbie's mini thoughts and creations said...

I love your sweaters, much better than I could do, lots of details to see in your toyshop, you are doing a great job x

Cote said...

Que monada de tienda, tiene muchas cositas!!! Los jerséis muy chulos!!!Besitos

Ilona said...

Hi Maria, your toy shop is wonderful, so many toys to look at! It is hard for the kids to choose what they want to buy :D!
The bike is awesome, I love you knittings, great work.
Hugs, Ilona


What fun!
Such a wonderful collection of toys.
I do not get bored: I see more and more new things.......


Fabiola said...

Your toy shop is fantastic. I like everything, especially the castle and the bike.
Your knitting is wonderful.
Bye Faby

Giac said...

Hello Maria,
You know I love your collection, but I have to say the furniture you made in the shop is wonderful. You made it look well aged and very charming. You really did a fantastic job. The toys are wonderful, and I am jealous, in a friendly way, at your needlework skills. The jumpers are wonderful.
Big hug,

Eloisa (Heloise) said...

Es el sueño de cualquier niño, una tienda tan bien surtida de juguetes bonitos. Los jerseys han quedado muy bien.

contar said...

se ve muy completa no le faltan detalles.
un abrazo

Sans! said...

Maria, I really really love your little dwarf dolls! They look like vintage pieces. I think your shop has truly heirloom toys! What a wonderful world you are creating in that shop!

Hannah said...

Love your toyshop! I would like to do one myself one day since I love toys =) Hannah

Vicky Lovejoy said...

Wow you have been busy Maria!! Your toyshop is looking so wonderful, colourful and happy!! I really love the shelves you've made and all the toys you've filled them with are fantastic!! You keep inspiring me to want to make a toy shop too :) It's all so lovely. Big hugs ♥ Vicky ♥

Jollie said...

Beautiful work Maria, I love everything in your toy store :D
And the sweaters are very nice!

Hugs Jollie

MelyMel said...

Che bello il tuo nuovo negozio e quanti giocattoli!! Bellissimi, anche la bici, complimenti!!

*Mieke*Petitevictorianrose*and*PastTimeChildhood said...

Hi Maria, your toyshop is sooooo beautiful and full off lovely details :)You really did a fantastic job !!
I love you knittings, it looks great !!

Hugs Mieke xxx

Drora's minimundo said...

Wow! A paradise for the little kids!
So many wonderful toys to choose. I love the little dollhouses and the bike was a real find. I also love your knitted little garments. Great work!
Hugs, Drora

CARMEN (Hadanet) said...

Hola Maria, preciosa esa tienda con tantos y tan bonitos juguetes, me encanta la bicicleta!!!!
Los jerseys están perfectos y muy bonitos.

The grandmommy said...

Such a nice toy store. Is that a giant castle on the right side? I wish I could knit. Those sweaters are so cute.

PILAR6373 said...

es preciosa!!! Un mundo fantástico para los niños,tiene de todo,menudo paraíso infantil!!!!
La compra de la bici todo un regalo.

maribel said...

Que cantidad de juguetes. Te ha quedado chulísima.

mafalda200.minis said...

it looks great Maria, congratulations!

julia said...

Que bonita juguetería.
Cuántos delicados juguetes.
Millones de besos...Julia

anna said...

i am late with greeting you..sorry! i suppose much has been said already..but this sweet little shop is soooo very adorable! Again you show so much life, happiness, cute things, a warm atmosphere...i simply LOVE it!!! Congratulations!

Tatiana said...

Так много игрушек!
Настоящий магазин для деток!
Велосипед действительно находка. Вы связали три кофты!!! Это очень сложная работа. Я недавно вязала маленькую шапочку, и так устала.
Хороших выходных!

Kikka said...

Hi Maria!
Your Toy Shop is adorable!
Love the little castle... the bike is so cool... and your knitting is wonderful!

Begoña said...

Te ha quedado preciosa, tiene de todo, me encanta con los estantes tan llenos de juguetes, está muy bien,y el jersey de punto también te ha quedado muy bien. Un abrazo.

sognatriceabordo said...

An award for you!

Auxi said...

Está quedando genial, enhorabuena

Irene said...

That's a great selection of toys you have there and something you can keep adding to. The little bike was a lucky find.

teviro said...

Esas estanterías estan preciosas, tan rellenitas de detalles. Me encantan todos los juguetitos y ese castillo es una preciosidad.
änimo que ya te queda menos.

Ascension said...

Te esta quedando genial, los niños van a disfrutar mucho en tu tienda, fantastica!!
besitos ascension

Sionchi said...

María qué bonita tienda de juguetes, he pasado un ratito muy agradable viendo detenidamente todos los juguetes minis que has puesto. Me ha encantado. Besos

Raquel said...

Pasa por mi blog... ¡tengo un premio para tí!
Un besazo

Lindsey Domer said...

Wow! Love the bike... so fun! I also really like the paper on the backs of the shelf... I was thinking of doing that for my kitchen but I'm not sure yet.