Thursday, August 27, 2009

Gone Swimming…

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Love, love this sign. Found it at the Good Junk sale last weekend and of course it was from LeAnntiques. Totally evokes memories of summer birthday parties with my brother and friends at our cabin. The colors are dreamy. Now to find the ideal spot for it. Tried it over the bathroom window and a bedroom door…have a feeling it will end up in the stairwell. Stay tuned.

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8 comments:

My name is PJ. said...

Is that a stencil where the stencil itself was painted and framed? Nice.

jen said...

Love it!! It looks great hanging above the doorway!

Jen

Happy Cottage Quilter said...

I love your summer sign! And the paintings are so pretty. Thanks for sharing her blog. I love the one with the vivid red flower.

Jocelyn
http://justalittlesouthernhospitality.blogspot.com/

Holly said...

Cute sign! I'd probably put it in my son's room, as in "swimming in a mess of junk".

pamperedgirl38 said...

Love the sign! Really summery. I liked it over the door. Traci

TRICIA @boutellefamilyzoo said...

Very cute sign.
I love everything about that photo, btw. The paneled door, hardwood floors, beautiful old dresser. Perfection. ;)

XO*Tricia

Amy said...

Great find! I love items that bring back momories.

vintagelaundress said...

Marvelous sign and post! I'm so happy to have found your blog.