Day 247 – Red and black and butterflies

Black and white and red and butterflies : )

Black and white and red and butterflies : )

After the wild and crazy day of Mardi Gras yesterday this seemed “subtle” in comparison : )

Cozy and red

I can’t even remember when and where I found this cloth but clearly the red is what drew me to

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Day 242 – Pink & Green early spring

Pink and green : )

Pink and green : )

This is for my friend Angie. One of her favorite color combinations is pink and green, so when I saw this cloth in my stack I knew she would love it. Here’s hoping I’m correct : )

This is a California hand print, one that

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Day 237 – Red Morning Glory morning : )

RED morning glory's!

RED morning glory's!

If this looks familiar, it’s because I also have this in orange : ) It’s good to be consistent. Both sets were purchased from Nadine, both have napkins and I *think* she said the orange was less common that the red but hey – this is RED!

Day 237 – Red Morning Glory morning : )

Day 236 – Asian Valentine brunch

Red & pink drama

Red & pink drama

I bought this tablecloth many years ago from a young woman who sold at one of the larger collectives in Martinez, back when the stores were occupied and the vibe fun. Today, less than half the merchants that were there 10 years ago remain, and most of the

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Day 234 – Geraniums on gold

Geraniums : )

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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Day 137 – Fall cherries

My favorite cherries

My favorite cherries

It’s been SUCH a long time since I’ve seen my favorite cherry friends. When I spied this corner in my pile today I jumped at the chance to bring it to life!

Warm cherry dinner

It’s time for a simple dinner and then curling up on

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Day 87 – Red, grey and forget-me-nots

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Working with the red yesterday was so nice I felt like continuing the trend. This cloth was a cutter, meaning it has ‘issues’, some pretty big issues at that.

Holes, stains and tears…but it also has red, grey, a pretty fabulous bow-filled middle and an adorable scallop border. Poor thing, it

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