Wednesday, August 15, 2012

New Pretty Finds & around home

Just a quick little post this week to show you a few of my recent bargain finds
This pretty Robert Gordon cream and sugar $5
I know it is a pattern that is still in the shops, so I will be looking around for more in the op shops
before buying at full price in the shops.
I love its Shabby Chic pattern.

While I was cleaning out my pantry,I found I had a Robert Gordon box
stashed away on the top shelf.  I must have received it with a mug inside or similar,but I can't remember when.

I also came across this lovely Avon Mothers Day coaster set for $2 and it's never been used
You know me for blue and white. Love it.

A few more change around bits and pieces at home

I've had this lovely little figurine for years,a gift from my brother and his wife, 
The Readers Digest belonged to my dear departed dad,so I treasure them.

Our very favourite magazine Country Style

The children in the photo are of my three in the 70's at the Old Tucker Box at Gundagai NSW

The beautiful Vase my dear daughter made, I just tissied it up with some bling.

I hope you are enjoying your week

xx jeanetteann

I am visiting the following parties this week

The Thrifty Groove
Faith Grace and Crafts
Have a daily cuppa Mrs Olsen
Rooted in Thyme
A Delightsome Life
Ivy and Elephants
My Romantic Home
Olivia's Romantic Home


Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Good morning Jeanetteann,
Oh, I am loving your Robert Gordon cream and sugar. It is such a delightful and chaming pattern. I saw it on someone else's blog awhile back and have loved it ever since. I never see it here.
The coasters are very sweet too. You have some very pretty things to share today. Thank you and have a beautiful week.


Ann@A Sentimental Life said...

Pretty little creamer and sugar, love the pattern. Looks like you did well. Readers Digest..makes me think of my Grandparents.

Karen Mary Butterfly said...

That cream and sugar bowl is so cute! Just adorable! Great finds!!

Karen said...

I thought I had a lot of dusting to do but I think you win with all of your china to clean! Love em!

Shabby chic Sandy said...

Pretty stuff--really love the sugar and creamer. Reminds me of Cath kidston.

Andy David said...

Visiting from Kathe's blog hop.

Very pretty things you have. Nice photos. Thanks for sharing.

E is for: The Eyes Of Life

Donna@Conghaile Cottage said...

I've never seen that pattern or heard of Robert Gordon dinnerware before. "LOVE IT"! I especially like the blue band on top. I will mix and match so nicely with SO MANY other patterns.
Have a wonderful week,

Alessandra said...

Dear friend, everything is delicious and romantic as i like.

LindyLouMac in Italy said...

Calling by from Share your Cup Thursday, what pretty china.

Jane Valentine said...

I had never heard of Robert Gordon until this morning. I really love the pattern! The doily vase is very sweet also. I love having my older vintage pictures out also. Now I am off to investigate this Robert gentelman. Have a blessed weekend.

LV said...

Enjoyed my visit and seeing all your goodies.

Sue McPeak said...

Treasures all and so perfectly displayed for all to enjoy. Thanks for sharing. Visiting from VTT.

SavannahGranny said...

What beautiful treasures you found. The creamer and sugar are so delicate and especially pretty. The vase your daughter made is so clever. Is that a doilie? If so how did she get it to stay?
I have some of my Dad's library so I know how meaningful the books are to you. Such a memorable treasury. Have a great weekend, Ginger

Doni said...

Oh those pretty colors! They just sing out in such a pretty way!! Great finds!
And those blue and white coasters...SUPER find! I'm still using folded napkins around my house!
Thanks so much for linking up with my party!
Blessings, Doni

Blessed Serendipity said...

Such pretties. I love your cream and sugar. The pattern and colors are so pretty.


Natasha In Oz said...

I love that sugar and creamer set-what a great price!

Thanks so much for stopping by recently and for taking the time to leave a sweet comment. It's great to meet another Aussie blogger!

Best wishes and I hope you have a wonderful weekend.
Natasha in Oz

Jann Olson said...

Hi Jeanetteann, your cream and sugar is very sweet. The $5 price makes it even sweeter. Having a special connection with your collectibles make them so very special. I love the vase. Thanks for sharing with Share Your Cup.