Tuesday, February 03, 2009

She's Beautiful

Isn't she beautiful? She arrived on my doorstep last week - a purchase made from Tiffany at Shabby Scraps. I've been wanting one of these pin cushion dolls for practically forever and am so thrilled to have found completely in tact.
I also found this beautiful set while perusing the antique mall on Friday. I would have loved an entire set of this cup & saucer/plate combo - wouldn't it be great to have friends over for a tea party using these? But alas, there was only one on the shelf and I grabbed it as quick as I could. Tea for one and a scone sounds good to me!
~ Photo by Brandy Faulkner ~
Don't forget to pop over to the Joli Paquet blog when you get a chance because Brandy has a tutorial on how to make this darling Valentine ornament.


Sheila said...

I absolutely love that aqua and pink plate and cup.. Those are the colors i am so in love with right now. You are lucky to have found those, even if it was just the two .. and the pin cushion doll is so sweet..

Lori said...

Jeanne, i am totally in LOVE with your pincushion doll...i have been searching for one on ebay for a while...one i really wanted sold for very little money...i had forgot to go and bid on her...grrrrrr...yours is just gorgeous!!!

ps: i got my copy of the book today:)

Jessi Nagy said...

hey sweets,

ooh these are fabulous!!!!
hope all is well, and you are staying warm.

Lisa Kettell said...

That doll is gorgeous,what a wonderful find, I love those pin cushion dolls, I found one in Omaha back in November!

Magic and Joy!

Heather ~Pretty Petals said...

oohhh so many pretty things. Love the pin cushion doll. THey are just SO sweet aren't they... the skirt is fab.

xoxo Heather

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