Friday, May 7, 2010

vintage black at the shop and my best friend...

Vintage Black Friday is being celebrated over at The French Cupboard today! Do you remember my first VBF post when I shared one of my sweet vintage books...I love this song book! Look ~ it includes a "May-Day Carol"... Of course I remember this today, not on May 1st! I have been known to do things after the fact ~ better late than never ~ like the Easter eggs I decoupaged. Anyway, I thought I would also share with you some vintage black treasures from some booths at the shop. I spied these cute little opera glasses... Perhaps a pair of these shoes were worn to the opera... There are some great vintage black tole pieces too. We also have wonderful tole trays showcased at the shop right now. To see the photos take a peek at the shop's blog... How great is this vintage dial typewriter... If you ever get a chance to visit The Wrentham Country Store please let them know you have visited my blog! I have hooked a few of the other shop girls to blogging and they would love to meet you!

I hope everyone has a wonderful Mother's Day! I found this sweet image while thrifting...My Mom and I really never celebrated Mother's Day. We always celebrated each day we were together...
She was the best and my best friend ~ miss you Mom! Trying to give my best to these two, my pride and joy... Well...have a wonderful weekend! Thank you so much for visiting and I love to read all your comments. Now go have fun and check out all the other vintage black treasures!


Hearts Turned said...

Beautiful post, Sandi! Love all your vintage blacks....Your Mom is so lovely--beautiful tribute to her!

Hope you're having a wonderful day!

Dee@FrenchBleuVintage said...

Happy VBF!!! Love those photos. We used to have that exact same hamper and tissue holder while growing up. Argh!! I wish I had them now. Great stuff -have a lovely weekend and Happy Mothers Day!!!

Kristin @ My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia said...

Gorgeous post!! Thanks for stopping by and I wish you a wonderful weekend and a beautiful mothers day!

Victoria said...

Wow, your mom was beautiful! Your kids are darling:) I love the vintage book! And I'm keeping my decoupaged eggs out all year round, they're too pretty to be for Easter only:)

Have a wonderful Mothers Day!

Cheryl ~ ZanyMayd said...

Loved Your VBF Post ~ Your Black Treasure, Wonderful, Your Mom ~ Beautiful...
Have a Great Weekend with Your Pride & Joy!

Sherrie said...

Beautiful photo of your mom. I think your black shoes would go with my black fashion that I am showing today. I think there is a theme there. Have a good day.

thesimpledaze said...

Sandi, your post today brought tears to my eyes as I no longer have my very best friend either.I lost my mom 5 years ago.I love your tribute to her it has given me some ideas on how to display some of my moms great pics.I am going now to check out the shops blog now.So have a wonderful MOTHER'S DAY.Thanks so much for sharing your pics.

Anonymous said...

such a beautiful post and your Mother was a very pretty lady. I am sorry for your loss. I know that she will be with you in spirit on Mother's Day!

Sue said...

Beautiful post! And I LOVE the picture of your mom. I lost my mom four years ago, but for some reason it seems so much longer. It's nice to see so many posts about "moms"! Mother's Day truly is a wonderful day!
Take care, Sue

Jane said...

Hi Sandi,
Happy Mother's Day to you! I loved the pictures of your mother, she was a beautiful woman.
Loved all the vintage black items you pictured today too.

Anonymous said...

I absolutely love your post today. Especially the lovely photos of your Mom! What amazing treasures your photos are!
Have a great weekend.

Tammy@T's Daily Treasures said...

The photos of your mom are so wonderful. How fortunate that you have them and that you had such a great relationship with her. You have a lovely family. Your young man looks about as happy to take photos as my two usually are. :) Great black treasures. Love tole items. Have a fantastic weekend. Tammy

Miss Gracie's House said...

LOL, Sandi! About doing things after the fact...I am so like that too...I'm always behind:) love that music book and all of the black and white (WW) treasures you've shown us!
Sweet tribute to your mother...and a happy Mother's Day to you too!

Sissie's Shabby Cottage said...

Lovely post and tribute to your Mother.

Happy Mother's Day.


Anne Lorys said...

Hi sweet Sandi,

Your mama is just beautiful.

Thank you so much for your unbelievably kind comments on my last post, they truly did touch my heart.

Wishing you a very Happy Mother's Day!


Sweet Sage said...

Lovely, as always, Sandi.
A tough day without our BF by our side ..
I can sense your love for her still .. .
My Best~


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