22.6.12

Ironstone and Canning Jars

This afternoon I couldn't help pausing to enjoy the play of sunlight on my aqua canning jars. 

I quickly grouped together some ironstone plates and one of my aqua Crown mason jars.


Through the process of sorting for a recent garage sale I have been able to narrow down the collections that I really enjoy having. On my list are ironstone pieces and old canning jars. Among other things : ) Luckily a bonus of  purging is that now we have more storage room for the items I love.


These colours make me happy.


I hope you enjoy your weekend. Josh (13) and I plan to hit some garage sales tomorrow morning and if we are lucky we just might find a new piece for my collections.

I'm sharing this with...
Feathered Nest Friday at French Country Cottage
SNS #140 at Funky Junk Interiors

5 comments:

  1. I love that blue color of those jars against the white too. So pretty! Good luck at the sales tomorrow. Sounds like fun!

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  2. I have never heard of "Crown" jars. Very unique. I will have to look up some history on them. Beautiful collection:)

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  3. every time I see your crown jars - it literally takes my breath away - they're GORGEOUS and I want one BAD!! oh if only I were in canada!! xo

    http://www.NorthernCottage.net

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  4. I have never seen the crown jars--love them!

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