repetto pointe shoes – Hello from Moon and Back Creates!**Items are handmade in Australia** This listing is for a 6, 12 or 18x Pack of Ballerina Slippers Cupcake Toppers (as pictured) or 1x Cake Topper or 16x Bonbonniere Tags or 8x Gift Tags.Made to order out of foil or glitter cardstock and attached to a 6cm wooden stick (single sided, back is white). *NOTE-Please choose from 2 different Ballet Slipper designs or message me if you want a mix of both.*Make that special event extra special with these cupcake toppers. Whether it be for a Themed Birthday Party, a Ballerina Birthday, Baby Shower, Christening or even a Bridal Shower your cupcakes will look glamourous with these foil or glitter cupcake toppers. Cupcake toppers make the perfect addition to your event and add a really a professional finish. Please choose colour option from list. They are perfect for a range of celebrations. Please send me a message directly to find out a price to make any adjustments, change in size etc or for a personalised custom order! Toppers can also be made in Coloured Corrugated Cardboard if required. Please note that I also have matching Cake Toppers for many of my Cupcake topper designs or I can endeavour to make them to order if something specific is requested.Size: Approx. 1.5cm wide x 5cm high (this does not include stick height)Colour: Assorted Glitter or Foil cardstock (single sided)Material: Wooden Skewer, Glue & Cardstock*Delicate Item, Handle with Care** PLEASE READ BEFORE PLACING ORDER **Delivery:All items are shipped via regular post from Adelaide, AUSTRALIA. This includes regular airmail for international orders. Please send me a message if you would like to purchase upgraded shipping options. Happy to combine postage where available.Estimated regular post shipping times:-Within Australia 2-10 business days-Outside Australia 2-4 weeks (approx.)Happy to combine postage where available.Please take into consideration that these items are hand made and can take between 1-2 business days to make (workload dependant). Also postal delays could happen, so please try to order with enough time for your event.I am happy to take rush orders if needed but If you would like Registered Post or Express Post please send me a message for a cost estimate as well as stating the date item is needed by.*International Buyers:Please be aware that if you are purchasing from outside of Australia, import taxes or other fees may be applied or custom delays may occur once the item arrives in your country. If these issues occur they will be out of my control.*Refunds/Exchanges:Unfortunately I do not offer refunds/exchanges for change of mind or incorrect purchase. However, if you have any concerns about your item, I’m happy to discuss directly with you so please contact me within 7 days of receipt of your item. *Other Details:-Please note that these items are handmade to order and may vary ever so slightly to the picture or the colour may vary slightly due to computer screen etc.-Items are made from Cardstock which is heavier than normal copy paper but not as heavy as thick cardboard, acrylic, wood etc. -Please note that these items are for decoration and are not intended for use by children as a toy. -All my items are packed securely prior to posting to avoid any damage in postage, however this is out of my control. In the unlikely event that your item is faulty, please contact me immediately.Thank you for choosing Moon and Back Creates and I will endeavour to ensure that you are 100% happy with your end product!
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Jackie and Ron became engaged on Jackie’s 19th birthday, September 12, 1941. They married one year to the day at St. Bartholomew’s Church in East Ham, London. Not long after, the couple moved with Ron’s company to the county of Somerset in South West England. To Jackie’s surprise she was hired by STC to do drafting, even though she had never: “drawn a triangle in my life.” But she learned. Meanwhile, the town they lived in was starved for theater. Through STC, the couple started a dramatic company in 1944, and in 1947, in the town of Ilminster, they started the Ilminster Entertainment Society, which is still going today repetto pointe shoes.
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