Springing forward

6 Mar
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spring table setting in all its glory

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I love the patina on this old scale. The measuring cup was missing, but it's a perfect resting place for a little bird's nest.

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I'm so in love with these chairs. I recovered them in old barkcloth. I wasn't sure how the fabric would look against the white, but it's perfect. I just want to stare at it all day.

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Easter place setting...colorful gloves for napkins, and handmade flowers for napkin rings.

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Close up...I love all the colors of spring.

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SPRING! It weighs a TON. And a lovely prize ribbon with quite a travel history.

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Thankful for the quick sale of the big piece in this photo!

It must be close to time-change time. I’ve been waking up to bright light this week, thinking I’ve somehow overslept. It seems to happen overnight. Well, I realize it literally changes from dark to light while I’m asleep. But I swear it was still dark when my alarm woke me up just last week. And suddenly? It’s bright and shiny before my non- grocery store feet hit the floor in the a.m.

Slowly but surely I’m springing forward at the shop, too. Yes. Those are springs — big, heavy springs– on that table. Get it? SPRINGS?!

And I’ll be re-doing that wall soon, too. That big, heavy piece sold the very second I brought it in. It’s unbelievably heavy cast aluminum. An outdoor piece in a former life, it’s going to a great new home.

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