Showing posts with label VINTAGE VALENTINE CARDS. Show all posts
Showing posts with label VINTAGE VALENTINE CARDS. Show all posts

Sunday, January 25, 2015

VINTAGE VALENTINE LOVE


Vintage Valentine Display

If you saw our mantel, decorated for Valentine's Day, you probably already know that I like vintage Valentine cards.

Monday, January 21, 2013

LOVE WARMS THE HEART

I know there are some in Blogville who have a “thing” against Valentine’s Day.  I can only hope that everyone has someone (even if it is a pet) who loves them, because love (even if it is not romantic love) warms the heart.
piano w doves
crd hldr 1
WEDDING
OH MY
I guess you can tell that I have nothing against Valentine’s Day.  It’s obvious I have nothing against collecting Valentine’s cards, since I’ve covered the top of the piano with them!
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GIRL

cmra
sailor
Some of the cards I showed in my previous post were kept by my mother from mine and my sister’s childhood.  When I cleaned out her house, I was happy to find them.  The older ones were collected by a friend of mine.  When Charlie Ann no longer wanted her collection of Valentine cards, I was the very lucky recipient of her collection!  I have mixed a few reproduction cards in with the vintage cards.
BANNER
doves
game
I printed this game from a blog last year (I’m so sorry I can’t remember the blog name).  I always point the arrow to “Rich Man”.  I know, it’s a little late for that kind of wishful thinking, but my sweetheart is rich in wonderful attributes, so I consider myself fortunate to have married a rich man.
candle
piano
Those of you who have visited my blog long enough know that this collection is usually on the mantel in our family room.  I recently posted about my “snow birds” I used on my mantel (here).  I was enjoying my birds so much that I wasn’t ready to replace them with Valentines.  I did add a little Valentine décor to the birds on that mantel, and I’ll share that soon.
Don’t forget my Valentine Party Linkup on February 11th!  I hope you’ll join the party.
CARD BUTTON
I am linking to A Stroll Thru Life for Table Top Tuesday.  It warms my heart that you came by for a visit.  laurie