Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Following the green with Cuisine Kathleen !!

    Following the green with Cuisine Kathleen – Don’t cha love how that rhymes ?? Kathleen is full of green and there are many more out in Blogland who is joining in with her fun party ! Here is the link – make sure to visit !


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This is my lone Leprechaun ..


A Bordalo Pinneiro plate purchased at TJ Maxx for five bucks. I know , I know it isn’t clovers but, it is green !

The white plate is a Southern Living plate that I scored at the thrift store for $2.99  - still in the box and the person who owned it had taped pictures of how to decorate it ! First I found the box but, no plate….Well I know from thrifting that all you have to do is dig and look and dig some more and I found it ! I had the black ribbon and I can change it out for the seasons.


The clover box is from the dollar store a couple of years ago. The other things I already had.

Lucky you – I mean Lucky Me  - basket I found a couple of months ago at the thrift store for a buck !

I need to add on to my St Patty’s Day decor ….

Hugs ~ Kammy

P.S. I remember St Patty’s day as a little girl because our school had a contest each year on who wore the most green….Yep, I won in my classroom (I even wore green unddies ! LOL ) I got to be in the school parade……..


GardenofDaisies said...

Very pretty! All it takes is a little bit of green to be festive! Happy St. Patrick's Day!

Maggie B said...

I'm loving all the green that everyone is putting out on display, great thrifty finds!

Lori E said...

You got to show your green undies in a parade? Lol.
I think this is one of differences between Canada and the US.
You guys decorate for everything and have the coolest stuff in the stores to do so. We will barely nod at St. Patrick's Day here. Except for the beer, there is always lots of beer here.

Pat@Back Porch Musings said...

Wonderful green, Kammy!

Happy Saint Patrick's Day!

New England Girl said...

i love these pieces! :)

Sue said...

I love seeing all your green, Kammy. I see London.
I see France.
Do you want to see Kammy's underpants?
You are a hoot. hugs, Sue

Rettabug said...

These are just delightful Irish items & you've displayed them beautifully!

You should link this to Linda's Coastal Charm's Nifty Thrifty Tues. She would ♥ all your bargains. I DO!

Debbie said...

So cute...I have to link mine up now, you reminded me:)

Mimi said...

Cute little leprechaun...love the spool legs. Happy St. Patrick's Day, to you.

JanMary said...

Green undies - lol!

Happy St Patrick's Day from N Ireland - where I have never worn green for a competition :)

Mrs. P. said...

Funny story about the green undies, lol.

I love your decoe items...that Lucky basket is sweet.


Joan said...

Everyone is going to remember the green undies story for the rest of your life, girl!
I use to see those green plates at TJ's all the time when I didn't want them Now that I do, I can't find a one!

Happy St. Paddy's Day! Got your green undies on?

Confessions of a Plate Addict said...

Hi Kammy! What a festive St Paddy's Day table! And I loved seeing Mr. Grady Tucker with his extra set of ears! lol Happy week1...hugs...Debbie

The Barnett Family said...

Love how you have your Lonely Leprechaun displayed....too cute! What a great find on the Southern Living Plate. Never been to one of those parties, but they have beautiful items...so I hear! Thanks for sharing....May the luck of the Irish be w/ya!

Kathleen said...

Aw Kammy, that was sweet! I hope you didn't show them your green undies! :0
Love your sweet touches..my friend The Tablescaper loves those lily pod leaf plates..and 'tis very green for sure..
Thanks so much for coming..you always add such fun to the party!

Dining Delight said...

I really like your little display/vignette. It shows you don't have to have tons of themed pieces to add a little Irish touch to your home!


Foley said...

Great post...Love your Leprechaun!
Fantastic thrify finds!!

GardenofDaisies said...

Kammy, I did post a video of the the girls dancing about a week ago. It's easy to find under Irish and Irish Dance in my side column. Come back over and see it.

susan said...

Kammy-You are the thrift store queen extroidinaire! I never find anything. I wish you had a picture of you when you won the contest :) Happy St. Patrick's Day!

ellen b said...

Love your green displays! Happy St. Patrick's Day to you!

Blondie's Journal said...

Love your leprechaun and sweet St. Paddy's Day vignette!!


a little bit of everything said...

Hi, Thanks for the comment on my blog. Don't you just love TJM, Marshalls and Homegoods? Best bargains around. Love the ribbon plate too. I have become a follower and invite you to do the same!