11 December 2011

retro merriment.....

retro

as an adjective


old-fashioned



or

fashionably nostalgic



be merry!




it's just embroidery, have fun with it!



18 comments:

Alexis said...

Cathy, is that you with Santa?? You always make me Merry!

Stitchfork said...

Yes - that is me on Santa's lap!
Old...I mean, fashionably nostalgic photo!

Barbara F. said...

How adorable is this?! So cute. xo

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Great picture, Cathy! Why do we put our little ones through that? : ) Love the retro looking embroidery. Makes you long for how things used to be.

Marilyn *Pink Martinis and Pearls* said...

You should send your photo to philosophy. I don't they'd use it but they sure would get a good laugh from it! Those pics are the best!

Kim@Snug Harbor said...

I love the old photos, especially the black and white ones. And this weeks embroidery is OUTSTANDING! You did a wonderful job of capturing the nostalgic feel on this one.

LuLu Kellogg said...

I LOVE that pic of that baby making the boo boo face on Santa's lap!

I absolutely love coming and reading your posts and seeing all your beautiful new creations!

Thank you for the get well wishes my sweet friend!

Love,
LuLu~*xoxo

Susan T said...

Just love that photo. I have one very similar. Gorgeous and festive napkins, a delight.

The Buzz Blog said...

Thank goodness the days of visiting Mr. Claus is over! Would take those fashionable towels any day...
xxoo

Debby said...

How cute were you?!! Love the dishtowels.. perfect for the season! xo

Tanna at The Brick Street Bungalow said...

Oh, my gosh, Cathy!! I LOVE the photo of you on Santa's lap!! Looks like, on that day, you ejoyed him as much as our Little Man does now! You were a little doll!

Your embroidery is fantastic, as always!!! Be Merry back atcha! ;) blessings ~ tanna

quintessence said...

Oh Cathy - too funny!! I think I have one like this too!! Hopefully you at least got what you asked for!!

Ridgely's Radar said...

I think everyone has one of those pictures! Why does Santa make everyone cry?? LOL!! Love the dish towels. So "Merry"

Ginger Zuck said...

Priceless! I'm speechless!!

Sheri said...

Ohhhhhh so pretty and festive, Cathy! These make me so happy. ; ) I love that first pic too...hahah...screaming kids on Santa's knee. Some things never change!
xo

julielorusso@gmail.com said...

nothing like terrorizing a little child to get into the christmas spirit :) Classic! That's one skinny santa too.

Merry Christmas!

My Notting Hill said...

Love that fashionably nostalgic!

Naturally Carol said...

Hi..your Santa photo looks the spitting image of one of my sister in law! Loving your newest embroidery of course..red is so cheerful.