Thursday, January 24, 2013

Vintage Puzzle

 

I don't usually buy old puzzles as they can smell musty and are always missing a piece... But this was in fine condition and was bundled up with a note claiming it had ALL the pieces and it smelled fresh and new!


Don't you love the picture? It looks like it would be a scene from a Nancy Drew book. I am guessing the puzzle is from the 50's from the look of the lady's hairstyle.


Here are all the pieces just waiting to be put together!!

 

I don't know how well you can see, but its a jigsaw puzzle and a lot of pieces are not interlocking, they simply rest together. Makes it a little more difficult, but the perfect thing to do inside when its cold and wintery out, the summery scene is also nice to think about.

4 comments:

  1. Yes, I do love scenes like that! So charming. Have fun, and don't let anyone bump into the puzzle. I think my patience level would be about a 100 pc. puzzle. lol

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    1. I have to admit its been slower going than I thought, and I have bumped the pieces a thousand times already! I really like 500 piece puzzles then you can usually get them done the same day, there aren't many of those though. Especially darling vintage scenes like this.

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  2. So cute sister! The scene is right out of a Nancy Drew. I love it.
    Sounds like a nice cozy wintery pastime!

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  3. Oh a puzzle it looks like so much fun! I am amazed that someone could keep all the peices for so long. Our thanksgiving puzzle was missing a peice by the time we got it put together! lol :)

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