Tuesday, February 7, 2012

At-tea-tude~Tea Cup Tuesday...

When I retired in December 2010 I received this cute Red Hat Lady figurine from a friend. The lady sitting in the cup has a unique style of creative fashion. Her attire along with her pose certainly express a relaxed, carefree, fun attitude. I think she is a perfect example of the women in the video Terri shared this week at Artful Affirmations. Click here to see the post called "What's So Special About Getting Old."




Last week my daughter emailed me some vintage images she had found online. I knew I had to share one special one with all the Tea Cup Tuesday fans. It is so cute. I printed out a few of the images in different sizes. I used smaller images to attach to tea bag envelopes for Valentine table favors and a larger one to make a Valentine card.  I wanted to share the finished card on this post but I ran out of time. It needs a few more finishing touches before it's ready to send it to a special friend. 




Go grab a cup of tea and have joyful day!


I'm linking to:
Tea Cup Tuesday
Knick Of Time Tuesday
A Woman Thing
White Wednesday

17 comments:

  1. Hi Linda, love love your blog! I am your new follower! Please stop by to vivit and follow us too...we would love having you join us! Have a beautiful day! Luv

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  2. Oh WOW, how totally adorable, Linda!!! Thank you SO much for linking it up!
    XO
    Cindy

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  3. Following you from the Made in a Day blog hop! I hope you will stop by Swanky Baby and follow back too! Have a good day!

    swankybaby.net

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  4. Love it. Reminds me of the valentines I received back in the 40s.
    Charlotte

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  5. Thank you so much for visiting my blog and what a cute teacup and lady. I love the vintage card image, great graphics, Maureen

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  6. Love anything funky like that cup and saucer Linda, and the lady sitting in it is fabulous. It's all such a fun thing!
    Your tea bag envelope and the graphic go so well together! Well done you. Very clever. x

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  7. Linda~ You are so creative - what fun! I really like this teacup! Isn't it fun being creative?! I hope we get to create in heaven.
    xo
    Holly

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  8. These are adorable. The ladies in my family celebrate our holidays and birthdays with tea! This would be just perfect!

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  9. Fabulous cup! Full of life and fun! The vintage tea cup Valentine is so adorable! I love it!
    That video really did make an impression on me and my interest in expressing myself with clothing has taken hold! I bought some material and I am going to create an outfit I love from scratch! Yay!
    *wish* me luck : )
    Hugs,
    Terri

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  10. Beautiful Linda, I love all the sweet details and the doily and matching doily envelope are to die for!

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  11. My first time visiting with you.Enjoyed your sweet work :)

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  12. Oh, Linda! What great fun your attitude lady - and cutie-pie teatime Valentines! I'm digging out my grandmother's life long collection of cards - dating back to the late 1920's - for some vintage valentines to share next week.

    Joy!
    Kathy

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  13. Oh my, Linda, I love everything on this post, from the red hat lady to those adorable Valentines. Did you make that doily envelope? If so, do share, please, please, please.
    I miss the music on my page too. I think it loads the page a lot slower. Sometimes I just cave in though because I do love it.
    Blessings.

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  14. A cup of tea would be just right on a cold winter night. Stopping by from Loretta's. The music is great!

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  15. you are lucky to have people in your life that think especially of you!!

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  16. I love that teacup vintage image so much!! Supercute! Thanks for sharing! ~Lorraine ♥♥♥

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