Saturday, September 13, 2014


Some of you wanted to see my kitchen table set up, so here it is. I didn't bother cleaning up around the table or waiting until K.C. moved out of the pic! I only have one round tablecloth, a pale yellow, which doesn't match the kitchen, so I'll have to start a new hunt. All my rectangle ones aren't wide enough for this; I need to get some solid ones to put under the rectangle ones.

Mister says it's solid, without a veneer. And it has FOUR leaves!

I went to the thrift store the other day and found this wonderful Homer Laughlin Harlequin blue creamer. It will match my H.L. Riviera collection that I've started!

I also found this nice, long Christmas welcome banner.

And, finally, the Find Of The Year! A Christmas List box! Why is this so exceptional? Because it's "brand new", looks like it's never been used with no scratches and the band still around the dividers inside. And, mostly, because it was only ONE DOLLAR! These babies are now in the $15+ price range online. I love the pop-up Santa when you open the lid. Yay me!


Linda @ A La Carte said...

Lots if great finds. I love the creamer and have one in blue and yellow! I love the old Harlequin and Riveria dishes. That Christmas card list box is perfect. Whoo Hoo!

LV said...

You did very well on finding that creamer. Her dishes are very costly in most shops. Your room and table looks so nice. You did a great job. I never saw a little gift box like this one.

Charlotte Huffman said...

Great finds!


The table looks so good! I haave the same Sana box. I'm collecting them.

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~Damita's Pretty Wrap~ said...

Love your table!! It looks so good!! :) And oh my goodness I love that sweet Christmas list box!! That is just fabulous and too cute! :) Happy new week! xo Holly

Valerie Ratliff said...

I love your new table and decor.

I recently found your blog.

Nice to meet you I'm Valerie and I blog over at Cottage Making Mommy.

Big Hugs from Oklahoma,

Cottage Making Mommy

Rosie said...

POP UP SANTA SCORE! Lucky girl! :)