Day 10 – Feathers and Polka dots

Feathers

 

Feathers

Lime and brown, so now and yet this cloth came out in the MODern 50′s. It just happens to go perfectly in my lime dining room!

Lime wonderland!

Why lime, you might ask? Wandering the aisles one Sunday three years ago I found an amazing

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Day 9 – Meet Salt & Pepper

Meet Salt & Pepper

Meet Salt & Pepper

Aren’t these guys adorable? My daughter, Brittany, found them for 25 cents at a garage sale. They were made by ‘Napco of Cleveland Ohio’, I’m guessing late 50′s or 60′s. They’re silly and they’re fun, what better way to start?

Time to eat!

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Day 8 – Bamboo and Chinese food on the deck

Green, red and grey yummi-ness

 

Green, red and grey yummi-ness

There was something about the wonderful contrast of the bright greens against the creamy grey and that pop of RED. Did I say I like red? Love the red? Yes, love the red.

I found this small set at a new favorite

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Day 7 – Dinner is Served

Fiesta!

 

Fiesta!

How’s this for a happy combination of color and design?

It’s summer, it’s warm, it’s time to eat drink and be merry and with this tablecloth, you can’t help but smile. This is totally my “thing” – lots of red; clear, strong yellows, oranges and greens with

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Day 6 – Breakfast in Plaid

So much inspiration!

 

So much inspiration!

So much inspiration today! The starting point was obviously the tea set but the clincher was the tulips I found at Trader Joes.

Breakfast before a flea market : )

The sun comes up early right now so I’m taking advantage of it.

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Day 5 – TV Time!

Tv tray

 

Tv tray

It’s TV time! Bought this amazing TV tray a few years ago because of the turquoise. It’s a pretty cha-cha design all on its own, and then Sue decided to redo her family room and bought these:

Fab furniture

Seriously, how much more 50′s can you

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Day 4 – Geraniums, quail and weird greens

Quail and green teapot

 

Quail and green teapot

I found this teapot in a clearance section of a thrift store. The shape was intriguing and the color, completely different than anything I have in my collection. Nothing went with it and I wondered if I would EVER be able to find any sort of cup

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