Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Small Reds

Hi All,
It's Rednesday ! You can link on to other Reds at A Very Cherry World.
Thanks Sue!
This is an Apron tag that I made for Cindy at Rick Rack and Gingham- Mary Englebreit Apron Tag Swap. I put them in the mail today. My first swap and my first tag. It was fun to make. Thanks Cindy.
This is a red vignette in my craft room. The little dress form pin cushion was my Mom's. She was quite a sewer. The little girl figure I picked up at an antiques store-I love her polka
dot dress and red shoes.
I found this at a thrift store and added the yummy gum balls-great when you need a pick me up!
Last Red for today is also in my craft room. A little doll coat and hat and the little chubby girl in the pic is Yours Truly. I only had the best clothes for Easter-I' was all decked out! It looks like I'm wearing a paper plate on my head! hope you enjoyed my Reds.


Hope you have a great day!
Leslie

24 comments:

  1. Hi Leslie!
    I love all of your reds! Your apron tag is so darling, you did a wonderful job! I hadn't heard about that swap, what a fun one. I'll look forward to seeing the rest of the swap.
    Your craft room things are adorable. (I really need to get decorating! Woe is me.) & I love your photo - they must have overfed us in the 50's! I'm am the beefiest little girl you've ever seen in my photos. Sheesh.
    Happy Rednesday!
    Sally

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  2. Your apron tag is adorable! That's my kind of craft! I like the gumball machine too. Cute!

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  3. Leslie..it is hard for me to get a message out on blogs..but I had to try!! Girl you did a wonderful job on the aprons. You can tell you sew!! The detail is just like a real apron!! I'm so excited to be putting these together for the swap!!!I will think of my new friend Leslie..everytime I look at it.

    Hugs..Cindy from Rick-Rack and Gingham

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  4. Love love love! What wonderful red items you shared. Did I mention that I love them all?

    Thanks so much for stopping by my blog. It was so fun to return the visit!

    - Chelise

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  5. As your blog was loading on my computer I caught a little glimpse of the ME Apron and said out loud "OMG"! How cute is that! I so want to see everybody's creations from the swap. You did a wonderful job.
    The I laughed when I saw your dress form pin cushion. I had one exactly like that. I think it's still around here someplace. Too funny.
    Thanks for sharing with us on Rednesday.
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  7. sweet... Love the vignette! Mica

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  8. Your tags are adorable and so is that darling little red coat and bonnet!!

    Love,
    Susan and Bentley
    xxoo

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  9. Hi Vickey! I didn't get to buy those I'm with you tooooo pricey. I have seen them at the Oh. Valley Ant. Mall for $2 a set=$8. This vendor wanted well over $20 with the placemats...and wouldn't haggle so I left them. If you look on one of my sites I have a gift set for sale...apron, tablecloth, and glasses, and I would love to have plate set to go with it.
    I know...I could kick myself for not picking those $2 sets up, but I went back to the booth for...someone had already got to them.(wah)

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  10. It's all so very cute! Your tags are adorable, whoever receives them will be thrilled.

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  11. Your little coat and hat are so cute. I love when baby clothes are displayed with old photos of them being worn.

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  12. What a cute blog you have. Could I buy one of your apron tags from you.
    Thanks
    Erin

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  13. I did truly enjoy your reds! I at first thought those apron tags were real aprons. That's how realistic they are. Love that little red get up.
    Brenda

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  14. What fun reds you have and your picture with the doll coat is just one of the cutest things I've ever seen. What a great idea!

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  15. I love your pincushions they are so cute, especially the dress form pincushion. The gumball machine is great, the pink and red gumballs look so pretty in it. What a wonderful collection of red.

    Heather

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  16. That tag is the cherry on top of the sundae, Leslie! And I love the little girl in the polka dot dress too. She's a cutie!

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  17. What sweet vintage items you have! I'm a collector of vintage embroidered linens - your is so pretty. Love the tag you made...what talent.

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  18. Love your reds...they are all very sweet...thanks so much for sharing them....blessings

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  19. Cute, cute tag! Love your little red vignette...precious little treasures! I ADORE that little red piano in your header!!!

    Happy Rednesday!
    Rebecca

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  20. I love all your wonderful reds !The doll coat & pic of you are adorable !
    Blessings,
    ~Myrna

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  21. I love your tag - great job! Your vignette is so cute, too, as is the doll set!

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  22. You have some great vintage items. The little apron tags are adorable! The picture of you in your Easter bonnet is so cute.
    xo, Sherry

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  23. If you are interested to buy some customized aprons of just ordinary aprons maybe you can read this http://paidcritique.blogspot.com/2011/07/aprons-for-sale-at-apronpointcom.html so far they sell various kinds of Aprons in the market.

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