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See You On Monday!

Well this is it, I’m off to London and I won’t return until May 21st though I’ll still post from time to time and I have two guest posts for you while I’m away so next week decor8 will be on schedule with daily goodies, though a bit light because I have much to do while I’m away.

The London Cushion

I have my house sitter here all ready to sit (ha ha), my bags packed, camera batteries charged, iPod Touch prepared to do some tweeting, and well… so long to you and have a really nice weekend! Tomorrow (Friday) will be quiet here (you may hear crickets if you visit, or perhaps frogs in a faraway pond) but please visit again on Monday for the usual fare. See you soon!

(image: The London Cushion)

Posted by decor8 in uncategorized on May 13, 2010

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  1. Ludmila {CreamyLife.com} commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 5:23am

    Have a great trip, Holly! Will be missing your posts a lot! xo
    .-= Ludmila {CreamyLife.com}´s last blog ..Color+Inspiration: Gold+Brown =-.

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  2. Ijeoma commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 5:24am

    Hey, it looks like am late in replying to your post about places to visit in London. Sorry, work has been a bit hectic recently. Anyway as a Londoner myself currently living in Venice (…and feeling very homesick), I must give you one important advice. In whichever area you go to, find a good traditional British pub and try “bangers and mash with gravy”. Then the next day have some shepherds pie, the day after, some fish and chips.

    Let me know how it goes, have a safe trip and enjoy London!
    .-= Ijeoma´s last blog ..Bathroom de Luxe =-.

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  3. ishatr olivera commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 5:39am

    Wish you a FANTASTIC time Holly!!!!!!
    .-= ishatr olivera´s last blog ..Photo tutorial part Three – Tutorial fotografía parte tres =-.

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  4. Rachel commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 5:58am

    Have a wonderful trip! love the photo!
    .-= Rachel´s last blog ..On a day like this… =-.

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  5. Ele commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 7:10am

    Have a great trip, Holly! The weather here has been inconsistent of late, so I hope you’ve remembered to pack some warm layers and an umbrella, as well as a pretty summer dress.

    PS. I’ll be watching for you!
    .-= Ele´s last blog ..Every Which Veg =-.

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  6. City Chic - Jamie commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 7:46am

    All the best Holly! Enjoy yourself!
    .-= City Chic – Jamie´s last blog ..Parks, Flowers, and Patterns! =-.

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  7. Karen Sperling commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 8:42am

    Have a graet trip!! love the sofa!!!
    .-= Karen Sperling´s last blog ..Um daqueles!!! =-.

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  8. mina commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 9:09am

    British Invasion, love it! Have fun dear and try out their Fish & Chips but stay away from their traditional breakfast… Sorry London, didn’t do it for me. :)
    .-= mina´s last blog ..Daily Decor | Wall Decor =-.

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  9. jenn commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 9:29am

    woohoo… have fun!
    .-= jenn´s last blog ..the greatest place on earth… =-.

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  10. winter commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 9:52am

    You must feel amazing right now- anything is possible!

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  11. Sandi commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 10:11am

    Have fun. I shall keep my eye out for you, but I doubt you’ll make it to my british sheep field.

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  12. Victoria Bennett Beyer commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 10:55am

    Have fun! I’m glad you have a long visit planned – there is SO much to do and see!
    .-= Victoria Bennett Beyer´s last blog ..Friendly or Shy? =-.

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  13. Brigitte commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 11:40am

    Have a great trip!
    .-= Brigitte´s last blog ..Rethinking Cottage Style =-.

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  14. My Owl Barn commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 12:39pm

    Have a wonderful trip!! “See” you soon.
    .-= My Owl Barn´s last blog ..Souvenir Giveaway! =-.

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  15. Marta commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 12:51pm

    Have a fantastic trip! Big kiss from Portugal ;)
    .-= Marta´s last blog ..sweet princess =-.

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  16. lula commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 1:32pm

    good luck holly!! enjoy it!!!!! can’t wait to see the book!

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  17. Kristen commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 1:55pm

    Have a blast! London is my most favourite city in the world!
    .-= Kristen´s last blog ..Dish Cloth Stitches =-.

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  18. thedoodlegirl commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 2:53pm

    Have a lovely, lovely time!!
    .-= thedoodlegirl´s last blog ..Miniature Fabric Flower Garland =-.

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  19. Renee commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 3:08pm

    Have a FABULOUS time!!!!! Can’t wait to hear about your adventure!

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  20. raru commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 3:36pm

    Have a great great trip ;))) Have fun!

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  21. deborah commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 3:39pm

    If you’re homesick you should check out the new Anthropologie on Kings Road in the old Antiquarius building – gorgeous! I’ve yet to visit ‘Very Sanderson’ at the Fashion & Textile Museum but hear it’s great, and you’ve got two days left to see the Ofili show at Tate Britain which is fab. Have fun!

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  22. Rachel Grossman commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 4:25pm

    Safe travels! Can’t wait to read about your tip — we’ll miss your posts :)

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  23. Jules @ Lovely Las Vegas commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 4:57pm

    Sounds fun! Enjoy London. Love the pic you picked for today’s mini-post

    – British and house-sitting vibes infused in it : ).
    .-= Jules @ Lovely Las Vegas´s last blog ..Lovely Las Vegas: Ichiza Views and Food =-.

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  24. lpm commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 5:33pm

    Bon voyage, Holly! I can’t wait to live vicariously through your trip. :)

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  25. Hayley Blease commented
    May 13th, 2010 at 10:01pm

    enjoy london! I have never been, but I have heard it is full of Aussies!

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  26. Arianna commented
    May 14th, 2010 at 4:07am

    Have a great time Holly!!! Being a Londoner myself I can guarantee great weather for the weekend!! Yeahy!!! If you can make it try and go to the Ron Arad exhibition at the Barbican, ends Sunday 16th may!!! Really Good!! x

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  27. Kaho commented
    May 14th, 2010 at 6:25am

    How fun! I cannot wait to see your photos and posts next week! Enjoy your time and looking forward to your tweeting! Have a safe trip!
    .-= Kaho´s last blog ..Feelin’ Like Crafting ? Wreath Making =-.

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  28. frauheuberg commented
    May 14th, 2010 at 7:54am

    Yes, now i wish you a fantastic time, too.Hopefully you can have some time for yourself and enjoy this wonderful city.I´m sure you will…Looking forward to your new inspirations from this trip and give you a big hug…take care and cheers…i…
    .-= frauheuberg´s last blog ..Healthy weekend wishes… =-.

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  29. susanne commented
    May 14th, 2010 at 8:35am

    HAve a great time in beautiful London!
    /Susanne
    .-= susanne´s last blog ..Catching up! =-.

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  30. Fatou commented
    May 14th, 2010 at 12:20pm

    Have a great trip!

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  31. Lorna - Garrendenny Lane commented
    May 14th, 2010 at 2:19pm

    Oooh, have a lovely weekend in London, I am envious.
    .-= Lorna – Garrendenny Lane´s last blog ..Freebie Friday =-.

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  32. Kiran commented
    May 14th, 2010 at 3:43pm

    Woohoo! Have a great trip Holly :) Me and hubby are planning on a road trip from South to North of US next week! *excited!*
    .-= Kiran´s last blog ..2010 Travelogue Part 1 – Chaos =-.

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  33. Olivia commented
    May 14th, 2010 at 5:17pm

    wow that sounds like fun! have a great time in London!!!

    xoxo
    Olivia
    .-= Olivia´s last blog ..Sweet Somethings =-.

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  34. jenni kaufusi commented
    May 14th, 2010 at 6:19pm

    i think im totally in love with your blog, its so fun and cute.

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  35. Alison Gibbs commented
    May 15th, 2010 at 2:22am

    Look out London – here she comes! LOL
    Have fun.
    Alison
    .-= Alison Gibbs´s last blog ..200th Post and a Giveaway =-.

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  36. Sandy commented
    May 15th, 2010 at 6:34pm

    Please post some special stops in London…I have a layover there for one day in early July. ;) Would love to make great use of my small amount of time.

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  37. anna shoub commented
    May 15th, 2010 at 8:24pm

    Have a great trip. The the sofa decoration.
    .-= anna shoub´s last blog ..Caroline Ghetes Photography =-.

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  38. Ijeoma commented
    May 16th, 2010 at 4:38am

    You’re right Mina, our full English breakfast is a bit much! ha ha
    .-= Ijeoma´s last blog ..Dreamy Riverside House =-.

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  39. Margarida commented
    May 16th, 2010 at 5:26pm

    Have a wonderful time in London!
    See you tomorrow???
    .-= Margarida´s last blog ..*Crochet: Segredo do Algarve* *Crochet* =-.

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  40. Sarah commented
    May 16th, 2010 at 8:37pm

    Have fun in foggy London town!
    .-= Sarah´s last blog ..Welcome back, weekend! =-.

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