You may not realise at first glance, but yes that is a toy vacuum cleaner! It is in fact a Miele brand toy, an exact replica of our real appliance. Just a pity that it's not a working model!
Romy does seem to love the feather duster - and becomes quite distressed when we try to put it away!
Oh yes and we are encouraging this behaviour! Isn't it lovely at this age where they want to 'clean, clean?'
(No border on Wonky Geese. Realised the fabric I had picked out was wrong, wrong, wrong, so have ordered some bright yellow plain fabric from www.fabricshack.com - let's hope my experience is as good as Jenni's.)