Thursday, March 15, 2012

Spring Tablescape

Hello, Dear Ones! 
Well, it's the time of year to pull out the Springness for my dining room table.

 First I threw down a tablecloth I crocheted many many years ago. 
I've crocheted a couple tablecloths in different patterns and hopefully they will be passed on to my children one day.

 I've decided to use my Pink Willow dishes ~ very Springy, don't you think?

 Perfect little napkin with a pink bloom to dab your most ruby lips with.

 The silverplate belonged to my Aunt Alma who passed them on to me.
She would be so proud to know how much I cherish this silveware and that I actually use it.

 I have used a creamy colored charger with a sweet rose on top, then my Pink Willow dinner plate and a little napkin ring with fresh Springy flowers.

Mr. Precious gave me the crystal goblets many years ago. 
I think they are so pretty and sparkly.

I have two sets of Pink Willow salt and peppers and place one set at each end of the table.
I was so excited to find these at Tuesday Morning right before Christmas.
Merry Christmas to me! :)

 Also at Tuesday Morning I found this, on the smaller side, tureen. 
Again, Merry Christmas to me! :)
I deserved this little tureen, I really did.
The chop plate it's sitting on is very olden, even has a few chips. 
Do I care? No, no Nannette, I do not care! :)

 Here I have a little divided vegetable dish which I've had for quite a while.
I've also poked down the pretty silverplate Picker Upper.
Just don't know what you call it. Picker Upper will do.

 Little creamer.
I've been known to put gravy in it.

 Here's the little sugar bowl. Looks a lot like my little tureen, doesn't it?
The little underplate I've used is very very olden as you can see.

 Here's my centerpiece. Do centerpieces just draw you in?
They sure do me.
I've used my little Bunny Foo Foo vase. Just love this little vase.
The pinkish red color on the vase is almost the same as the Pink Willow's color.
Now I must tell you, these little Bunny Foo Foos work so very hard holding up the vase and let me tell you something else, the vase has never fallen over in all the years I've had it. 
No, no Nannette!

 Lots of Spinging on my table. Even a couple of little birds have landed!

 Sniff sniff! 
Well, you're not going to smell anything but pretend Springness smells
because these are faux tulips.
I love my fauxs and my fauxs love me! :)

 Hope you've liked my Springy table. 
Sit down and I'll pass you some faux food! :)

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I'll leave you with a little Note Song ~

It's A Beautiful Mornin'

It's a beautiful mornin' ahhh
I think I'll go outside a while
An jus' smile
Just take in some clean fresh air boy
Ain't no sense in stayin' inside
If the weather's fine an' you got the time
It's your chance to wake up and plan another brand new day
Either way
It's a beautiful mornin' ahhh

Each bird keeps singin' his own song
So long
I've got to be on my way now
Ain't no fun just hangin' around
I've got to cover ground you couldn't keep me down
It just ain't no good if the sun shines
When you're still inside
Shouldn't hide still inside shouldn't hide
Ahhhh oh shouldn't hide ah ah oh
There will be children with robins and flowers
Sunshine caresses each new waking hour
Seems to me that the people keep seeing
More and more each day gotta say lead the way
It's okay wednesday thursday it's okay
Ahhh monday wednesday friday weekday ah ah ohhh

Do do waaa

~ Sung by the Rascals