Day 71 – Pink girly bows

Pink bows : )

Pink bows : )

So once again my 80′s side comes out…pink and grey and bows. All we need to really complete the picture is lace bows, do we all remember those fashion statements? Laura Ashley could do no wrong, ‘Victoria’ magazine was the BEST and if it stood still long enough,

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Day 70 – Nasturtium Lunch

Hot colors for a hot day

Hot colors for a hot day

I so loved the flowers from yesterday that I HAD to pair them with something else and this little gem is just a random napkin. Nadine from the Alameda Flea Market had a basket of napkins, mostly singles, and I pounced on this

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Day 67 – Fruit galore

Fruit and bright colors : )

Fruit and bright colors : )

We’re back in my comfort zone – fruit AND bright colors! I figured I owed it to myself after the green/pink of yesterday. I found this gem on ebay while looking for “vintage red tablecloths”. Try it sometime – that combination of words usually brings up

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Day 64 – Red bows and polka dots : )

Both...at the same time...

Both…at the same time…

After a week of almost straight blue I felt the need for red. It just so happens I was looking in one of the many drawers for something completely unrelated when I spied the corner of this. I bought this so long ago I can barely remember…but I

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Day 62 – A Grape dinner

The grapes with lathe : )

The grapes with lathe : )

I felt the need to break from blue today – and this one kept nudging me…

On a trip into Berkeley to look for dress fabrics that might work for 1930′s dresses for the Gatsby picnic we made a quick stop at a store

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Day 57 – Escher fish dinner

Fish and waves

Fish and waves

Look carefully – this one is like an Escher print. There are small white fish around the top of the border print, they point to the tails of some angel fish, which ride the waves, which are bordered by green angel fish around the outside edge.

Whew!

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Day 26 – Ivy for the book club

Ivy on a fence!

Ivy on a fence!

Ivy seems to be a close second in themes right now. This one has a quiet charm to it, quite a change from the reds and blues of the past few days. It also came with matching napkins – a we should all know by now how much

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