Saturday, April 11, 2009

Gingham Is The Topic Today

Gingham just seems so happy and fresh, doesn't it? I love this blue apron with the rickrack trim:
I only have two gingham aprons - but I'm always on the lookout for more. Look at these two little cuties wearing theirs, helping Mom do the dishes!
The only two I have are red, as well:
Both have black embroidery:
There are all kinds of designs you can do!
Even more, in this old advertisement for Coats and Clark:
What a sweet little ruffled dress on this little girl!
And here, a pattern to make gingham toys, too:
Perhaps you want to dress a baby's room in gingham?
And I just had to include this vintage Easter card with it's gingham background:
Now, if you have the means to get really carried away - how about a gingham Rolls Royce?!
But, of course.


yosemite faith said...

i think red gingham is my favorite - love the baby bed.

Heidi said...

I think red gingham is my favorite too! I have always, and will always love gingham--it truly will never go out of style! I have red gingham curtains hanging in my kitchen right now and they're just so HAPPY!

Annette said...

That little dress is adorable, and now I wonder if they have a Rolls Royce in paisley? The little stuffed kangaroo doll is very cute. Love T

Sweet Cottage Dreams said...

LOVE gingham - expecially the reds!!
Can I have a car like that?

Happy Easter,

Twyla and Lindsey said...

Great post! I love gingham! I don't know whether it started with my favorite dress as a small child - a blue gingham, but I have always had a love for gingham. It just gives me a warm fuzzy feeling. Great pictures in this post, love the Rolls Royce. Twyla

Jerusalem said...

That car is too cute! I love gingham too!

barbara said...

Count me in, too. Country Living had some pretty gingham pictures this month.

Holly said...

Hi, Heidi! I love pink gingham with rick Rack and i love those gingham stuffed animals! I once had yellow gingham and white pom poms in my girl hood room. ♥

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