My walk to the post office today to mail off an Etsy lovely to Berlin brought me to the Leonberg old marketplace where I discovered, much to my delight, that the May Pole is still up! I had wanted to see them put it up on May Day but events like life got in the way. So I was thrilled to stroll on the marketplace and see it with the sun shining brightly.
On the marketplace, I now find myself face to face with Perlenreich, my favorite bead store. I even featured in an article I wrote here and I blogged it here and here. Naturally I have no self-control when it comes to matters such as this, so I go inside (you know, to see what's new). And I spend a teeny tiny little fortune. But I swear, only on things I actually need.
And some of the newest beauties, now available in my shop: