Sunday, March 31, 2013

Easter Day

 I think coloring Easter eggs 
is my favorite part of the holiday.
 Next to watching my girl 
find her Easter Basket!
Happy Easter!
Bye for now!

Friday, March 29, 2013

Around the House this Easter

 A flower of the yarn persuasion.
I crocheted a daffodil!
 A flower of the cookie persuasion.
We baked and decorated Easter cookies!
And ate them, yum!
Bye for now!

Thursday, March 28, 2013

March Jack and Jills

 First two pix:
art by 
Audrey Walters
 Birds art by Joyce Chibatar.
Bye for now!

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

What I Wore

 Floral skirt and flower pin: sewn by me
Jacket: gift
Tights, navy top and purse: Target
Green blouse: Dots 
Belt: thrift
Shoes: Dansko
Bye for now!

Monday, March 25, 2013

Thrift Store Finds

 Found at the thrift:
Spingy green and blue yarns.
Wooden purse handles.
 And a pretty vintage pillowcase!
Bye for now!

Friday, March 22, 2013

Around the House

 Just a few signs of spring
around the house,
like crocheted doilies.
 A beautiful new dress, I can't wait to wear.
And, a look out the window,
saying that maybe it will be awhile for spring to get here.

Oh well, 
bye for now!

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Vintage Archie Comic Books

 I've had these Archie comic books
ever since I was a kid, 
I could never bring myself to get rid of them.
But now I finally decided it was time for them to go.
But before that, I took some pix of the cute
outfits that Betty and Veronica wore.
I mean, that's really why I read them!
To look at the fabulous fashions!



 And just for kicks,
here is one of the ads!
 I also had a couple of other comics,
like these two from "Bunny".
 Love that yellow swimsuit!
Bye for now!

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Easter Train

The Easter Train has just pulled into the station
at the alpine inn.
Looks like it's full of passengers!




Bye for now!

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Thrift Store Finds

 Found at the thrift this week: 
Some lovely floral fabric and a vintage 
craft book from 1978.
 I love this circle skirt,
check out the knee socks she is rockin!

 This girl is just about to sip
something tasty, I hope!
 Her pin and these desk accessories
are made using twisted tissue paper.
 Here are some fun globes made out of string.
 And butterfly string art.
Bye for now!

Monday, March 18, 2013

What I Wore

 Skirt and jacket: thrift
Boots, tights, top: Target
Purse: vintage
Cat pin: made by me
Bye for now!

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Vintage Jack and Jill

 Here are some lovely illustrations
from the vintage Jack and Jill magagzine
from March 1962.
On these first two artworks
the artist is uncredited.

 And, on these two 
the artist is Audrey Walters.
Bye for now!

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Thrift Store Finds

 Spring was located at the thrift store!
Such as these cute little duck and chick minis.
 Some very pretty floral fabric.
 And a very pretty floral pillowcase.
Now I can't wait to see real flowers!
Bye for now!

Monday, March 11, 2013

What I Wore

Skirt: handmade
Cardi, boots, and tights: Target
Purse and butterfly pin: vintage
Blouse: thrift

Bye for now!