It has been the weirdest January I can ever remember, weatherwise. And all this warm weather has me anxious for the auction season to begin. Thank goodness for antique shops and indoor flea markets.
On my way home from Indy last Friday, I stopped at the huge antique mall and found a few things:
Maybe this dessert plate is the start of my Franciscan dinnerware collection. Grandma Hunley had this pattern (Desert Rose), I always loved it and have been thinking about starting a set. Something else to keep my eyes open for at the auctions (this summer's goals: globes, white dishes and inexpensive furniture to re-paint.) The song books were only a dollar apiece, and always come in handy at the Lutheran Home. The handkerchief? Well, I really don't need any more, do I? But since it says "Happy Birthday," how could I resist?
superbuzzy, some from fabricworm) is for two quilts, one for a sweet baby boy and one for our school auction. Stay tuned.