Monthly Archives: August 2009

Country French

Delightful! Inspiring! Charming! And more! What I'm referring to is the newest edition of Country French Magazine. [Fall/Winter 2009]   This photo was featured on the cover of the magazine. The table? A party rental table…the kind you can buy at Sam's Club … Continue reading

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  Click on any photo to see it enlarged. Welcome! So glad you had a chance to stop by. It will tickle you pink to visit our hostess, Beverly, for a complete listing of all of today's participants. Just click on … Continue reading

Posted in digital images, frames, free image, pink roses, Roses, victorian scrap, vintage postcards | 19 Comments

Vintage Finds

  There she sat high on a display case, hidden from view. Stuffed in a box no less with an assortment of other broken dolls. I smiled at her and said dolly, today is your lucky day. You're coming home … Continue reading

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  In keeping with showing you peeks of my studio, today's photo is of my wedding bouquet.  A wedding bouquet from 29+ years ago….so let's see…if in my dreams I'm  39 years old, I was only ten when I married my sweetie! What's the old … Continue reading

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Shabby love…

    Photos from little treasures found in my studio. Shabby, as defined by Webster, can include such words as:                ~ ill kept                ~dilapidated               ~ inferior in quality                ~mean                ~despicable But to those of us who love … Continue reading

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Snippets of a Studio…

  Don't be shy, come on in! But do be careful. There are piles of junk everywhere. And I mean everywhere. Yet, to me it is a glorious mess. A mess, well…because it is a mess. But glorious BECAUSE there are lots … Continue reading

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Guest Room Makeover

    Oh baby, I'm feeling it! I'm getting excited with the "coming together" of my guest room makeover. Back in July I posted here about this amazing {to me} headboard. At the time, I wasn't sure where I would … Continue reading

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