Day 261 – Plaid week Day #3

Primary Plaid

Primary Plaid

This is one of my favorites : ) Like the red/turquoise one that Sue loves this is one I’d leave on the table all the time if the cats would let me.

Lots of color!

Unlike the cloth we used yesterday this one DOES have color on

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Day 116 – Not so fall : )

Hello bright florals : )

Hello bright florals : )

We’re having topsy-turvy weather around here. Normally this time of year is gorgeous, 70′s, cool nights…but you know something is askew when its warmer in South San Francisco, where I work, and Walnut Creek, where I live. If its 68 degrees there it should be around 80+

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Day 78 – A Celebration of Refrigerator ware

More fruit : )

More fruit : )

Now how do we get from berries and cherries to refrigerator ware?

The answer is not in the berries but in the background…That BLUE!! The blue in this cloth is the perfect shade of blue, matching my newly acquired refrigerator ware! Waaayyyyy back…when you bought a

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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 48 – Cheese, Gromit!

Thank you Nick Park!

Thank you Nick Park!

Gromit, one of my favorite characters of all time. I like the smart ones : )

I bought several pieces of the Wallace and Gromit line when it was popular. This is the only mug I have left and I store feathers in it.

Day 48 – Cheese, Gromit!

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 35 – Philodendron dinner

Philodendrons!

Philodendrons!

This stunner, from the 1940′s, has THE biggest, boldest leaf print of any in my collection. Of course, it was the red that caught my eye but the grey leaves that had me saying “Ohhhhh….”

And it came with napkin friends : )

Red…lots of red…

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