Thursday, September 4, 2008

Vintage Thursday


We had a copy of this book whe
n we were kids in the 50's.  My sister found this reprint somewhere and got me a copy.  
My grandma crocheted this apron - I wonder why?  It certainly isn't the type of thing she would ever use!  I don't know if anyone ever wore it, but I have it hanging on my china cabinet door knob.
Happy vintage Thursday!  Check Confessions of an Apron Queen for more vintage Thursday blogs.

7 comments:

  1. What a sweet little book...and I think your grandma's crocheted apron is simply adorable!! xx

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  2. That book looks adorable! And I love the apron...

    Lidian

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  3. Cute apron. very vintage. I wish I had some of my grandmothers aprons. I have no idea what happened to them. I love your stitcheries below, the birds are charming.

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  4. I bet your Grandma just made it because it is beautiful. Many times beauty wins out over function. How very special that you have it!

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  5. That apron is really pretty. :)

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  6. I love that apron! It was probably a "special occasion" apron, like for Sunday dinner when the preacher was coming. :) blessings, marlene

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  7. What a cute blog! Ilove your "vintage Thursday"! *S* I love vintage/antiques and I enjoy reading/looking your grandma's precious quilt and apron.
    Your polka dot girls stitcheries blocks are so beautiful so as Noah's Ark elefant.*S*

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