Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Antique Mirror & Powder Box, and Dan Fixed My Plug-Ins!

My mom just gave me these.  She's had them a long time.

I can remember her having them before I remember many other
household items or furniture pieces that she has now.

I'm not sure how old they are really, but I do love
the swirls of green and brown 
in the shell in-lay....and the fact that I remember them from my childhood.

I love the brown stain on the mirror.

These long handled mirrors are hard to find now, I think,
especially in a two piece set.

The weather here is trying to decide what it wants to do...
be warm, or be cool.

The days are getting warmer, but the nights are still in the teens.
Just waitin' for that first green bud to appear.
I have cabin fever really bad...
so I went to the thrift store today and bought some antique furniture 
that they just happened to have on the floor.  Got the pick of the litter today.
Will have to share my finds, soon...they are good ones!

Obviously, I am back online as Dan fixed my plug-ins.  
He had to re-down load Chrome and then magically right-clicked the top of the screen-- where there was no button anyway (I think he found it by accident)-- and a little white box appeared 
that walked one through disabling plug-ins.
Always somethin'.

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NanaDiana said...

I am so glad that you got "fixed"..lol...and can post pictures again. I love the things your Mom gave you- they are so beautifully aged. xo Diana

Red Rose Alley said...

The mirror and powder box are lovely. Being your moms, they will always be treasured by you. I look forward to seeing your antique finds. Have a blessed week.

Donna@anangloinquébec said...

I have been on holidays...just catching up on your woes...glad that got solved. This antique set is so beautiful. I am so sure you will cherish it forever.

Pam Kessler said...

First of all the mirror is gorgeous. secondly, glad you are fixed and back running. Can't wait to see your furniture finds!

Pam Kessler said...

Did he disable all plug-ins or was there one in particular that was causing problems?

Cindy @ Dwellings-The Heart of Your Home said...

Very pretty! So nice to have family pieces passed down to us!
Thanks so much for visiting and for the tip.

Curtains in My Tree said...

Thank you for coming over to visit my button collection
Your dresser set is very charming

I have a few old dresser mirrors but not the jar s to match

Raindrops and Daisies said...

Oh Andrea all of your treasures are beautiful, enjoy them.

Have a good weekend.


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