knick-knack


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knick-knack

Any miscellaneous trinket or toy, especially one that is delicate or dainty. I loved visiting my grandmother when I was a child and examining all the various knick-knacks she'd collected around the house.
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Martin had spent a relaxing Sunday morning perusing the knick-knacks when he came across a bell-shaped lump of wood which appeared to look very old.
An exotic craft bazaar featuring scores of tastefully-decorated pavilions offering a variety of knick-knacks, antiques, craft items and cultural materials will also be set up.
Add little knick-knacks from your travels and your space will truly reflect yourself.
They only discovered the value of the 4in x 3in drawing when they took it to a local auction house with other knick-knacks as they prepared to move house.
They came around the village selling hand made knick-knacks and can remember the "rope sandals" they sold.
Keep your knick-knacks neat, tidy and looking pretty.
It sources and stocks "hidden gems" of the art and design world with products ranging from cards, prints and stationery, to novelty knick-knacks, reclaimed antiques and contemporary houseware.
The enthusiasm and adrenaline rush can be seen from the huge demand for key chains, jerseys, wristbands, official licensed sticker albums of their favourite teams, and other knick-knacks available at select petrol stations and shops.
The Santa meet-and-greet will include a framed photo of the child with Santa, in addition to mementoes like USBs, earphones, an entertainment voucher, kids meal and other knick-knacks.
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Gechen Chin and his mum run a store in Sharjah's China Mall and were selling mobile phone accessories, speaker boxes and other knick-knacks that were quickly snatched up by teens and techies.
Instead of appointing a full-time marketing manager to license firms, the market has been flooded with tasteless knick-knacks that have made huge profits for outsiders with no interest in the game, they say.
Don't worry though, Polizzi will find something to snipe about and our money's on it being the owners' vast collection of chintzy knick-knacks that ends up sending her into a highfalutin' fury.
Although the store gleams with chic furnishings and modern knick-knacks, what shines forth is the 75 year old A to Z tradition of offering premium quality products.
Reg Miller, 65, from Southend, Essex, who named the shed Lady Sarah Out of Worthing after his wife, constructed it from bits of driftwood and knick-knacks bought from junk shops.