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Post by Potty December 3rd 2012, 8:44 pm

The title says it all Most Excellent

I thought it would be interesting to have a thread where everyone posts their blunders Excellent

Can be a pot from any time during your collecting.

I'll pot mine, once I think of the best (worst) example Big Laughter

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Post by Potty December 3rd 2012, 8:50 pm

Well I've been thought my old pictures and I think I've found "it" Excellent

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would have been 50p-£1 max, but I've no idea what I saw in it Shrugs

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Post by dantheman December 3rd 2012, 9:55 pm

smashing

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Post by NaomiM December 3rd 2012, 10:04 pm

Oh, so many mistakes Happy but most I'm happy to live with. The worst in terms of waste of money and hating the sight of them, has to be this pair of vases of Belquim Art Pottery:


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Post by Potty December 4th 2012, 1:02 am

dantheman wrote:smashing

Cheeky

Nice try Naomi, but I'm still winning in this thread Excellent You'll have to post some more Big Laughter

Come on people, don't be shy Laughter

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Post by brin mcardle December 4th 2012, 1:59 am

Naomi...i like Shock
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Post by Davee December 4th 2012, 7:28 am

Potty wrote:Well I've been thought my old pictures and I think I've found "it" Excellent

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would have been 50p-£1 max, but I've no idea what I saw in it Shrugs

Love the elegant form and vibrant colours on this one Potty Laughter


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Post by Davee December 4th 2012, 9:06 am

Why oh Why oh Why? Rolling Eyes

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Post by dantheman December 4th 2012, 12:01 pm

we used to have a thread in the early days of the forum that these pots were made for,it involved before and after shots and a big hammer


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Post by Potty December 4th 2012, 12:22 pm

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Potty wrote:Well I've been thought my old pictures and I think I've found "it" Excellent

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would have been 50p-£1 max, but I've no idea what I saw in it Shrugs

Love the elegant form and vibrant colours on this one Potty Laughter


If only I had a lot more of these cylinders in different sizes... I could make an installation Excellent

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Post by big ed December 4th 2012, 1:49 pm

I have had to numerous to mention " why did I buy that's", but I try and get rid as quick as possible , car boot or chuck them out , we all do it to a certain extent not just with pottery / glass etc , I have clothes I haven't worn since they were bought , but that's probably because I never get out Laughter
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Post by NaomiM December 4th 2012, 5:18 pm

brin mcardle wrote:Naomi...i like Shock

Would you believe I forked out £60 for them?!
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Post by dantheman December 4th 2012, 5:21 pm

Doh!

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Post by big ed December 4th 2012, 6:09 pm

NaomiM wrote:
brin mcardle wrote:Naomi...i like Shock

Would you believe I forked out £60 for them?!

Nuh-huh
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Post by NaomiM December 4th 2012, 6:15 pm

I might be able to live with them if it wasn't for the bl**dy palm trees.

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Post by big ed December 4th 2012, 6:19 pm

From a distance they look like two kinder eggs .
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Post by NaomiM December 4th 2012, 7:03 pm

big ed wrote:From a distance they look like two kinder eggs .

If only. I wouldn't begrudge spending £60 on chocolate. Happy
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Post by big ed December 4th 2012, 7:41 pm

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big ed wrote:From a distance they look like two kinder eggs .

If only. I wouldn't begrudge spending £60 on chocolate. Happy

Me neither Happy The "Why on earth did I buy that?" Thread.  847164
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Post by Potty December 10th 2012, 3:00 am

Potty wrote:Well I've been thought my old pictures and I think I've found "it" Excellent

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https://www.20thcenturyforum.com/t7284-studio-pottery-evening-class-signed-pullen-many-items

Was looking through my old ID threads, turns out I never bought it, phew! Cheeky Big Laughter

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Post by NaomiM December 10th 2012, 8:03 am

The pictures seem to have disappeared. (Is that a good thing? Cheeky )

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Post by dantheman December 10th 2012, 9:39 am

just a glitch,all is well now

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