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Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Vintage Sweet Lambs

I have had an upside down week. Actually my spring and summer was full of loss and it seems to be starting all over again this fall! But instead of dwelling on sadness I want to smile so I pulled out my two precious lambs and my baby block that I found for pennies each at the thrift stores. I remember these lil lambs when I had my first child. They were popular to give a floral arrangement to a new mom and baby! I had grand plans to use them for some great craft project but they sit in my bedroom filled with a  variety of things, paperclips, eye liners, receipts, notes and other miscellaneous items.
I hope you will stop by Suzanne's blog and join the fun sharing your vintage items with all of us. Have a great week and please stop by to visit all the participates.

18 comments:

Denise said...

Those are so cute.

Linda @ A La Carte said...

I love these little lambs! They are very cute! Vintage baby planters are a neat collectible.

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Ohhh, I, too, have such a thing for sweet little lambs. I just bought another old lambie planter week before last! Yours are adorable!

Big TX Hugs,
Stephanie
Angelic Accents

PBKISSES said...

Hello! Thank you so much for the sweet comments you left for me! I've been browsing your sweet blog and having so much fun! These lttle lambs are so cute. I love their vintage look and charm! Hope you have a wonderful day. God BLESS you!

Ann said...

They are just adorable, they would look great in an art room too.
Ann

Coloradolady said...

I remember these too, they are so sweet and I always keep an eye out for them. Have a great weekend, and a wonderful VTT!

AshTreeCottage said...

What adorable lambs! I am sorry that you have been having a tough time. I'm sending prayers and good thoughts your way. I just lost my Daddy in June. It's been a tough summer. Have faith!

Love,
Susan and Bentley
xxoo

GardenofDaisies said...

Your little lamb planters are so cute. I have a similar one that I bring out at Easter time. They used to make the cutest little planters!! Now, not so much.
Sorry you are having a bad week. Sending hugs to you.

LV said...

I love these little baby lambs. I have some my son's birth, but not like this.

Prim2Pink said...

I remember getting a planter (just like the cute one with the wagon) for my first child's birth. I sure wish I would have kept it!
Thanks for stopping by my blog!
Come back again soon because I will be putting together a giveaway for my 100th follower.
Judy

The Paint Splash said...

Your lambs are very sweet. Have a blessed week. Debbie

Anna said...

These are just so cute, great finds, thanks for sharing!!

Sunny said...

Very cute. I remember getting these when my babies were born. Do they still make these?? I haven't seen any in a long time.

You have the right idea..... think of GOOD things through the sad times. It helps alot! The prayers of other will carry you through

Marydon said...

G'eve Anne ~ I love your previous write & those darling babies ... what a fabulous artist.

My Mother used to have a few of these darling lambs ... they are handy decorations aren't they. Love them.

Sorry I have not been with you more lately. We finally finished both house constructions & took off for 2 weeks. I apologize, but will be better now.

TTFN ~ Hugs, Marydon

Country Wings in Phoenix said...

Oh Anne Sweetie...
What a beautiful share this evening.
I absolutely adore this planters. I still have several that I received when the kids were born. My favorite is the little musical elephant I still have. It has a little hairline crack in it from age, but it still plays and I still love it as much as the day it came to me from Moma and Daddy.

Does that little lamb just not drip with love and happiness? Oh thank you for the beautiful share and for reminding me of mine packed away for safe keeping.

I hope you have something fun planned for the weekend.

Many hugs sweetie and so much love, Sherry

Rose said...

behind in blog reading. hope this comment goes through as i keep losing it. like the lambs. you don't see containers like this very often. take care. rose

Dogmom Diva said...

Oh Anne, those little planters are precious..I have a few things from my childhood that I like to look at when I am having a bad day..they either make me feel very old or very young, lol...but they bring back some needed memories. thank you for sharing:)

hugs
Barb

Intense Guy said...

*Hugs*

I hope this week is rightside up.