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  • Pyrex Love!

    For those of you who don’t know, I’m kind of obsessed with vintage pyrex. Specifically the spring blossom (or crazy daisy) pattern. I’ve been collecting random pieces and have all the cinderella mixing bowls (almost 2 full sets actually), the butter dish, some mugs, a couple of casseroles, etc. BUT I want the dish set! […]

  • FO Friday: Cake Stands

    Yay! I’m excited that I finally got around to making my lovely cake stands from vintage plates and milk glass bud vases. They turned out beautiful and eclectic. I’m  not sure where I’m going to sell them other than at local craft shows — I don’t trust the USPS to get these shipped in one […]

  • New Ceramics

    Happy Monday! In honor of yesterday’s holiday, I didn’t have to work today. However, I have a whole bunch of crafting to do, so I used today to catch up. I’ve had some lovely vintage ceramics sitting around the house and I finally had a chance to play with them today.  I had a lot […]

  • Teacup. Literally.

    I made an executive decision. Let me preface that: I’m moving in less than a week and I’m in purge mode. Decision made. I’m going to paint up the set of dishes I’m currently using. They’re corelle from the mid to late 90s. Or early? I can’t remember when we got them. They’re the second […]

  • Earl GREEN Teacup

    Hello! I’m a little Green Teacup. I picked up this little dude during a girlie trip to the Ames Antique Store a few months ago and have finally spruced him up. Let me just say, this is some gorgeous dinnerware. It’s Franciscan El Patio and I would LOVE to have a full set of these […]

  • Market Day!

    I’ll be participating in a craft/art/thrift bazaar next Saturday. I’ll be selling my ceramics, some vintage and handmade clothing, and some craft supplies. I know it’s a Saturday…and it’s kinda early (for some of you folks), but I’d love to see some peeps at the show.Here are the details: Market Day launches May 30 Farmer’s […]