Friday, February 13, 2009

Happy Valentine's Day

I found this vintage valentine at one of my favorite local shops last week. The shop is called Found. That's a great name isn't it? This card is so sweet. I usually give Bill a humorous, contemporary valentine and a vintage one, if I have come across one. I snatched this one up. A few years ago I saw this one and I HAD to get it for Bill.I had this one framed and we admire it all year round.

There was a lot of pressure associated with Valentine's day when I was young and single. Would I get the right Valentine from someone special. Would I give the right one?? Now that I am not young or single, Valentines Day is much more enjoyable. It's a sweet day isn't it? I hope you have a sweet day with all of your sweeties.

And speaking of sweet...... this is Bill when he was young and single.Is that hysterical or what?

Oh, and SheilaS asked about the pincushion from the previous post. I made the pincushion from a pattern in this book.

Last-Minute Patchwork + Quilted GiftsLast Minute Patchwork & Quilted Gifts by Joelle Hoverson. You will love this book. It has many great patterns for easy hand made gifts.



Alice ~ Folk Art Primitives said...

What a sweet picture of your man!! And the book that your pincushion came from looks like something to add to the list!!
Happy Valentines day to you and to Polly!!! Alice

Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

Bill and his bow tie are precious. Thanks for sharing.

PamKittyMorning said...

Happy Valentine's Day!

Christy said...

happy valentine's day!

Vicky said...

Happy Valentine's Day, Laurie. Love the picture of your sweetheart!

happy zombie said...

Happy Valentine's Day! Love the pic!

little acorns said...

What a cute (& fun!) photo! . . . ("when he was single" . . lol!) Hope you have a wonderful Valentine's Day!
xo, Bren

cnsa said...

A wonderful Valentine of the hockey player. Enjoyed Bill's pic. I remember when our neighbor, a school principal was practicing her photography skills and took his pic. Carolyn

Anonymous said...

Love the hockey valentine - and thanks for the mention of FOUND - enjoyed reading your blog. It's a coincidence in itself that I stumbled upon it tonight. Mary

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