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est. 2007
  1. Wee find: Vintage Christmas decorations

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    There's been a real trend for nostalgic Christmas decorations this year, with all sorts of glitter-adorned glass reproduction baubles gleaming from department-store windows. But I quite fancy the real thing, like these vintage decorations from Primrose Hill shop Shikasuki.

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    The glass pine cones are Russian and date from the '40s and '50s, while
    the feather angels date from the '40s. There's also a great selection
    of '60s transparent baubles with miniature 3D scenes. Prices start at
    £3.50 for a bauble, with the larger angels priced at £35.

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    Shikasuki
    67 Gloucester Avenue
    Primrose Hill, London
    NW1 8LD
    Tel. 020 7722 4442
    Click here for a Wee Birdy map.

    Opening hours:
    Monday to Saturday 11am-7pm
    Sunday Noon-7pm.

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