Tuesday, June 21, 2011

A Few Bits of Blue




































Below is a gorgeous cushion cover from Thea of http://www.theaandsami.blogspot.com/
















Below - ceramic stool from the Tender Centre















Below - a collection of blue china from the Tender Centre






























The pictures below are the work of artist extraordinaire Kerri Shipp of Driftwood Interiors. http://www.driftwood-interiors.blogspot.com/




























































Well, it has certainly been a long time between drinks for my blog here. I've been a bit swamped helping out with my church's presentation of the musical Godspell. I will share a post on this as soon as I get some decent photos of the artwork that I produced for it. My camera has bitten the dust :(












For today I just have a few white and blue goodies to show you that I have managed to amass over the last few months via markets, thrift stores, Tender Centre and also from a couple of fellow bloggers.






And sorry this post is such a shambles. I had heard people were having trouble with blogger but this is ridiculous!












Angex

26 comments:

Natasha said...

Hello stranger! It was so lovely to see your post pop up on my dashboard. I'm sorry I haven't been by for a while but like you, my life has been busy! The kids have been on holidays for a week and we still have 2 weeks to go so I am making the most of our time.

I love all of your blue and white goodies. What a fabulous collection.

I have had so many issues with blogger lately I have seriously thought about giving up with them completely. I've noticed that lots of bloggers have moved over to other hosts and offering lots of advice on how to do it. I will be reading their advice earnestly!

Well, I'm so happy to see you are well and keeping busy. Good luck with Godspell too!

Best wishes and happy weekend,
Natasha.

Thea said...

Love your blues. Also smiled to see that you have included one of our cushions. Are you singing in the musical? x

Seaside Style said...

Beautiful Blues My Favorite! you have been MIA, glad to seee you up and posting. Have a good on Ange.

Linda

Maison de lin said...

Hello,

White and blue are my favorites!

Greetings
Jérôme

B is building a house said...

Love the first cushion!!!

B

orchidlanedecor.com said...

Well hello stranger! Lovely pics of blue ... come back soon :)

Suzy xxx

mieszkaniec said...

w google wpisz ceramika bolesławiec ;) tam sa piekne wzory ;) . Pozdrawiam :-)

A-M said...

Every single one so lovely. I am addicted to blue and white. Love the cushions! A-M xx

theoldboathouse said...

Hey Ange, they are all lovely, can't wait to see your work. Are you singing? , cheers Katherine

chezjolly said...

Bonjour!
Very beautiful blog. Such lovely photos too!
Looking forward to your future posts.
Check us out! http://www.etsy.com/shop/chezjolly
Talk to you soon..

-Jessica & Holly

KL said...

I don't have any blue and white items but I am so drawn to these pictures. Perhaps its time so start a collection! Looking forward to seeing more of your posts!
KL

Angela Steyn said...

Hi Ange,

I love all your images, but I particularly love the dish you keep your tv remotes in... this is brilliant... you have just solved a massive decorating dilemma for me (my husband leaves the stupid remotes scattered all over the coffee table and it drives me nuts!)

Love Ang x

Savories of Life said...

I found your blog becasue one of my followers follows yours and I was so glad to see it.

Blue is my favrite color and i really enjoyed your post.

Even if we are miles apart I think we can become goof blog friedns. Come on over.

My Many Moments said...

I love blue and white together. I have blue and white pottery all over my house! Great blog! Happy to have found you.

Toyin O. said...

I love anything blue, great pictures, thanks for sharing.

Creamy White said...

Hello Ange,

I finally have a little time before the Moving Company comes to get our stuff here.
I'm moving to NZ in 2 weeks and guess what? I'll be so close to Tauranga! I hope we can meet when you come for a visit!
I believe I'll have more time when I get there...
Beuatiful work you've been doing!
I'll be back soon,
Love, Li :-)

Letitia Linke - The White Shed said...

Love it all but especially the cushions!!! Letitia xx

Melissah said...

I just discovered your lovely blog. I'm just new into blogging this year & have put together a daily blog on design, fashion, food, travel and anything pretty.
http://scrapbook-melissah.blogspot.com/
I had a lot of fun putting it together maybe you would like to check it out if you have a spare minute.
x
Melissah

The Tame Lion said...

Wonderful!
Thanks for sharing, Ange! I enjoyed the visit!

design traveller said...

Very nice collection :)

cate said...

loving all the blue and white...
i think blogger has gone on hoilday and left the kids to ran the place...
Cate xxx

theoldboathouse said...

Hey ange don't know if you will read this comment but I just popped back in you have been on my mind as I havent seen you around blogland for a while, hope all is good in your world thinking of you xx Katherine

Maggie said...

I love blue - white pottery and china!
Greetings from Poland
Maggie

Blue Fruit said...

Blue and white is such a classic combination. I love that it never goes out of style, and that it can be mixed and matched at will. Some lovely examples here - especially love the duck and the cushions.

Creamy White said...

Oh Ange, what a pleasure to hear from you!!!
yes, we are in Katikati and I already fell in love with Tauranga! Still having trouble to pronounce it right though, but I'll get there!!!!
It will be lovely to meet you. I feel so blessed to be here and the Kiwis are awesome!
Please, let me know when you come :-)
Everybody here are very happy with the move!
xoxo, Li :-)

Zane Wooder said...

I love anything white and blue. My mom made me these pillow cases similar to yours that are white and blue and I just love them. The white and blue duck is really pretty. I love all the poverty you have in your home.

-Zane of ontario honey