Friday Favorites #468

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With a Little Bit Of Luck

A restful weekend here in Annapolis, in no small part thanks to a crazy burned out electrical transformer that led to a blown out Verizon box that led to a service call to happen between 9am and 9pm that led to a mandatory day at home.  It is a wonder how we ever did anything without the internet…or Fios TV. Anyway, it did give me time to put together a St. Patrick Day mantel.  I have never attempted to capture the luck of the Irish in my decor, but like my Valentine’s mantel, I am quite pleased that the simplest additions really do have major impact.  Do you like the sparkly shamrock? I give the Princess full credit!


Some green depression, vintage postcards and a bunting of shamrock pennants gives homage to Old Saint Patrick.
A close-up of the gorgeous green of the glass.


Vintage St. Patrick postcards are known for their amusing nature and exuberant love of the perfect Irish lass! I love these examples of both.


My Hero also kept busy this weekend.  He was able to hang my darling new antique sampler…a post for another time. Thank goodness he had a reliable helper.  Someone has to chose the perfect nail!


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Friday Favorites #467

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A Touch Of Green

Turning the calendar to March always gives me hope that Spring is almost around the corner. It may be snowing this afternoon but, God willing, we should see the earth slowly come back to life…possibly…by the end of the month. Oh, I love the pretty shades of green that just pop up everywhere. I’m so excited for Spring, I decided to add some touches of green in my home…also St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner…two birds with one stone I guess. Let’s all wish for an early spring, despite the snow falling gently outside my window.

A pretty green stoneware pitcher on a green silk runner from Hong Kong.

I love this green French canning jar.

Another green runner under an antique primitive dough bowl.

A nod to St. Patrick with cozy sheep and green teacups.

The Princess is hoping for an early spring and early summer. She wants to swim outside on our next visit to Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay!

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Friday Favorites #466

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