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Sunday, December 20, 2009

SHaBBy "ViNtaGe Christmas" BiRds!*!*!

As I was enjoying all of my Christmas Vignettes this morning ~ I didn't realize how many Vintage Christmas birdies I really do have!*!*! ~ It must be my love of "vintage garden"... (click on pics for a more detailed view... click on comments to leave feedback...)


This darling little paper bird cut-out is made from "old sheet music"...
The PeRfeCt adornment on our Christmas Table Centerpiece!*!*!





Is this basket PeRfeCtLy Chippy or what!*!*! Just love the patina on the corner ornament...
The old clip-on bird is perched on white tallow berries...





This little green birdie is actually a "vintage light bulb"!!!






If you look close ~ there is a vintage bird hanging in the cage!!!
Don't you just LoVe the old column with original barbola trim!!! ~ An AwEsoMe Fall Find from Peterborough, New Hampshire...





This little clip-on bird is resting in a NEST MADE FROM "Alyssum"...
My friend Sally, in Nevada, shared this secret with me!!!

Sally's house is a "must see"!*!*! MAJOR SHABBY WHITE-OUT!!! I'm planning on visiting Sally this winter & would so much like to blog about her AwEsoMe "White-Out"!*!*!





Small SHaBBy Watering can with clip-on bird...
I love my ViNtaGe Chenille Tree!*!*!





Bird is the word...





Another FaBuLouS Small Watering Can Find this HoLiDaY Season...
This Vintage clip-on bird has the best patina! ~ Unfortunately his tail is not original...





***ViNtaGe Birdie Post Card***
I Photo-copied vintage holiday post cards with birds & pasted them to the outside of my mailing packages!*!*! ~ ***Makes for a nice touch*** arriving on someone's door step!*!*!


3 comments:

  1. OMG that barbola column is just fabulous, please put my name on it when you are ready to part with it. Love all your birdies too. You have some really pretty things, esp. like your pottery collection. Merry Christmas, T

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  2. I love paper birds like that first one and have even made a few. I have a lot of Christmas birds, but not many are truly vintage.

    Great collection.

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  3. I'm with you, I can never have too many bird ornaments or decorations! Just found your blog, and its great!

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