Geraniums : )
Along with ivy, geraniums are one of the more common themes of the fifties. I’ve actually done a *bit* of research and the best I can come up with is they were bold and bright, a nod to the past while people looked forward to the future. Most people
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Very traditional : )
Silver and red bells, holly and berries and red ornaments, this classic design came out of Angie’s closet. It reminds me of the lyrics:
Silver bells, silver bells It’s Christmas time in the city Ring-a-ling, hear them ring Soon it will be Christmas
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Time for holly!
I had completely forgotten about this tablecloth, it was in my “cutter” stack. While cleaning up my daughters room I found an entire stack of these cloths and this one is PERFECT for the season.
Pretty good for a cutter : )
Just so we’re all
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Chickens on the table
“Chickens on the table” in my house doesn’t refer to something roasted in a pan or on a platter, it means there is a chicken ON the table…as in standing on it : ) We had Pouff hop up for a photo op on day 11, she’s very
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It’s still summer here in California – its in the 90’s right now! The strawberries looked so good at the store that they were the influence today.
Besides, I get to play with red and green : )Even though we hit the low 90’s it cools off pretty quick when
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Look familiar ?
If you think you’ve seen this before, you have! Or at least a version of this print…
(Look at day 17)
Goes to show that what you like once, you like again and again : ) We’re consistent, you’ve got to hand that to us!This
Continue reading Day 53 – Red, lime and blue!
Every so often I come across a pile of tablecloths all bundled together and marked as ‘cutters’, meaning they have some significant holes or stains that a serious collector would NEVER consider.
Clearly I’m not that serious : ) This lime wonder is one of those ‘cutters’. Yes, there are a few
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