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2011/12/21

Who's In for Window Shopping?

Hello beautiful bloggers!
I hope you are all feeling cozy and warm. It has been cold here in IL but without snow yet. I been busy cuddling and snuggling with my mumsy's hugs to keep her little hot-house-flower warm.
After some few shopping today, we stopped at my most favorite little store here in small town of Lincoln Illinois to get some goodies where mumsy used to work. My visit here is incomplete without sparing a moment at Beans and Such


Everything in the store is so beautiful, I just can't keep it to myself!!! Ihave got to show it to all my bloggy friends!!
It is not only the decorations entice me to keep coming back. The smell of their gourmet flavored coffee is heavenly!

Imagine wondering around the store while smelling those fresh coffee beans!
...and of the goodies too!
The store if filled with my interests from Elegant ...



...to the timeless vintage...




 ...to fun and colorful decors!

Mumsy has a town of this sparkly mini houses!

The items are for sale but inspirations are free!

Beans & Such opened in 1990 by Mary and David Lanterman, a mother and son team. Such sweet people!!
Mary  was very kind and allowed me go gaga to take pictures of her store so I could share it with you!
I used my smart phone becauseI didn't have my good camera with me.
If you just happen to go by small town of Lincoln IL, maybe you could pay Mary and David a visit at their shop for some shopping or grab a cup to taste their gourmet coffee or just to say hi :)
Maybe you could say hi to mumsy if you happen to see her around the shop!
I hope you enjoyed window shopping with me today.
Till the next post!




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16 comments:

  1. I love visiting quaint shops...especially this time of year. Everything is so lively and festive!

    Thanks for sharing at Time Travel Thursday. I hope you have a very Merry Christmas!

    Blessings,
    Liz @ The Brambleberry Cottage
    http://thebrambleberrycottage.blogspot.com/

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  2. Hi Myric,
    Oh gosh, I know you're having a great time!!! This is all so beautiful! I have featured you on my blog, so if you have a chance, come take a look!!!!
    Merry Christmas!
    XO
    Cindy

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  3. What a beautiful store! I could spend a fortune in there; it looks like Lincoln, IL is definitely worth a visit.
    Cindy Adkins suggested a visit to your blog, I'm so glad she did.
    Merry Christmas to you.

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  4. What an absolutely stunning store!!

    Thanks so much for showing it to us!!

    Hugs,
    Debbie

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  5. Beautiful pictures, I would be in that shop for hours!!! Thank you for sharing.

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  6. Merry Christmas Myric!!!!! xox

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  7. What a fun and stunning blog you have! I came here from Cindy's after she shared your gorgeous white Christmas tree! Beautiful! Happy to be your newest follower! Wishing you and yours a wonderful Christmas!

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  8. What a beautiful store, Myric! I see so many wonderful things that I love: the bottle brush trees are my absolute favorite, and I love all of the silvery treasures. Oh, and the little tree under the cloche, too! What could be better than paired with coffee?!

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  9. Beautiful displays! I love the pinecone birdhouse and all the Christmas treasures.

    Dee

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  10. Oh my gosh--Myric, you have 101 followers!!! WOW!!! This is so fantastic!!! I'm so excited! xo Cindy

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  11. Myric these are wonderful treasures. You clearly had a great time because I am having a great time looking at your wonderful pictures. I would love it if you would share this awesome post at our linky party. Have a very Merry Christmas!!!

    Paula
    ivyandelephants.blogspot.com

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  12. How fantastic! Such beautiful Christmas displays!

    Thank you for sharing at Potpourri Friday! Have a very Merry Christmas and wonderful Holiday Season!

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  13. Merry Christmas to you and your beautiful family!!!
    XO
    Cindy

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  14. Hi Myric,
    Thank you SO much for coming to visit!! I hung your gorgeous tag on my hall tree and I'm leaving it up all year--I just love it--It is so special--especially because it came from YOU!!! I'm so happy that you had a beautiful Christmas. xo Cindy

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  15. WONDERFUL features Myric.. I LOVE these.. : )) Wishing you a WONDERFUL and AMAZING NEW YEAR TO COME.. Thanks for being a great bloggy bff this year.. Cheers to SO much more.. xoxoxoxox..

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  16. What a cozy and beautiful little store. Those quaint shops in our towns are the best.
    ~Sheri at Red Rose Alley

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