Day 100 – It’s a Brady dinner!

Pretty groovy : )

Pretty groovy : )

Can you believe this print?! Can you believe it’s NEW?! This is one amazing piece of cotton I found at IKEA, of all places, just this last spring. The graphics and colors of this screamed flower-power-sixties to me, and that led me to the grooviest family I wanted

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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 69 – Dots & a duck

Cool polka dots!

Cool polka dots…

Today’s inspiration isn’t a tablecloth, its a glass. I’m a HUGE fan of complementary colors like this – the best explanation I’ve heard of ‘complementary ‘ is “They are opposite, yet they require each other…they bring out the best in each other”.

They certainly do : )

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Day 43 – Another Birthday!

Number One!

Number One!

This is the tablecloth that started it all. This was the number one, very first tablecloth I EVER bought. I found it at a store in Berkeley, that sadly no longer exists, called ‘The Good, the Bad and the Ugly’. It was hanging on a wall behind the register and

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Day 36 – Abutilon tea

Bright and different!

Bright and different!

Today’s inspiration comes courtesy of the ladies of Q-13 at the Alameda Flea Market!

These are the same vendors that had the tablecloth featured in day 33. This cloth was actually on one of their tables under their ‘stuff’. I saw an edge peeking out and was

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Day 33 – A late supper

Orange and green, oh my!

Orange and green, oh my!

I found this on my last jaunt to the Alameda Flea Market – the lovely ladies at Q13 had this just waiting for me. In my quest to break away from my favorite red/blue combo I keep my eyes open for the fun and different and this

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