Vintage Christmas Cozy Cottages and a Snowman - Free Christmas Images
Hi everyone and welcome!
There are two things that I just had to do today. One is read, post and thank you for your wonderful comments! There were 33 waiting!!! You are the best!
The second is to share Christmas images from my files.These are from around 1910-1920. The style and bright colors is a favorite of mine. What cheerful gift tags they would make. Please use them for your personal use and enjoyment.
Stay warm and enjoy the season. Much love to you all, Louise
The Legacy is a small, but very full thrift store. Everything has been donated and the proceeds go to the Sebastopol Senior Center. The most wonderful thing is what they specialize in; sewing, quilting, fabric, crafty stuff, yarn, books, scrapbooking, stamping, embroidery, ribbon and trim etc. It’s like a Jo-Ann’s or Michaels’ thrift store. They also have vintage lace and linens. This little shop has been my soft place to fall. It’s magical. Now onto the buttons… My last name, Bouton, is French for button. Ironically I am now in charge of the button donations at the Legacy and I LOVE it. Wanting to make a pretty button card to sew the loose buttons on led me to the discovery of clip art. Luckily I found "JustSomethingIMade" and "the Graphics Fairy". Kindred spirits! Then I realized I had 1000’s of similar images, dating to the 1700’s. Inspired, I created a blog to share all this ephemera with you creative ones. All because of buttons! And that is how Bumble Button came to exist.