Saturday, January 9, 2010

Get Your Bling On.....It's Silver Sunday!

Can you believe it's time for our 2nd Silver Sunday!  This month is flying by, so let's all take a little time to breathe in........ahh........breathe out...............whew...............and start reading all the wonderful Silver Sunday posts hosted by the gypsy fish.

Silver Mirror that sits on the back of my garden tub.  I love the way
it sparkles when sunlight filters through the shutters....

This large ottoman sits in front of my tub
with some silver goodies....

Cloches and Silver Mercury Glass....

Another Silver Mirror...I cannot, repeat, cannot
help myself.... when it comes to Silver Mirrors
This one is in my diningroom...

This is a photo of my Mom and Dad taken in
the 1940's.  He gave her the silver compact
with the little sailor as a gift.
He was coming home right after the
bombing of Pearl Harbour
and brought her this little token of love.

Thanks for coming by to visit today, now jump on over
to Gypsy Fish and take a look at all the
gorgeous Silver Sunday blogs waiting for
your comments.



Country Wings in Phoenix said...

Happy Silver Sunday Sissie Sweetie...
(Say that ten times fast can you?)
I love your shares today. The mirrors are so beautiful. The one in your bathroom is just gorgeous, and the one in the hallway is one of my favs. I love the etchings and details in it. So very pretty you find yourself standing and staring for sure. It has so many little pieces to it. I have never seen one quite like this.

Thank you for sharing as always. I so love it when you do. It just makes my heart "sparkle" to stop by and visit with you.

Did you get out thrifting this weekend? I am inside sick I am afraid. I had to go to the Dr. yesterday. I have a sinus infection that has turned into bronchitis, and has my lungs a little rattly according to the Dr. Yesterday I had over 101. degree temp. I think today it may have come down a little. Still very tired.

Take care sweetie. Country hugs and much love, Sherry

Sonia said...

Oh what beautiful mirrors you have! The compact your father bought for your Mom is so nice that you have it and were able to share it! I have had a great time meeting everyone these past two weeks through Silver Sunday! Have a great Sunday. Miss Bloomers/Sonia

Linda said...

What beautiful silver mirrors you have in your home...LOVE how you have the one by your garden tub...the silver compact is my fav! Hope you have a FUN and WARM weekend!


Diann @ The Thrifty Groove said...

Love those mirrors! I have a couple of them in storage waiting for the right place to be displayed and also waiting a little redo.

Have a wonderful Sunday!

Maureen said...

What lovelies! I understand your mirror obsession - yours are so pretty.

Miss Mustard Seed said...

My goodness! Your home is just gorgeous. I always love your living room and you bathroom is every bit as pretty. That mirror is fantastic.

Marsha (Sassy Mini Dolls) said...

Sissie, you have such a wonderful style! Your mirrors are truly lovely. At the store where I bought my cloches he had mirrors under some them.

The picture of your mother and father is fabulous as is the silver compact he brought back for her, so precious with the sailors on it :)

We could never have a mirror near our tub! I just know it would BREAK!!!


julie said...

Hi Sissie, oh my your mirror's are lovely as is everything else. I love the little bath setting...julie

Blondie's Journal said...

Your mirrors are just lovely, Sissie, and I really love the silver compact that your dad brought back for your mom. How lucky you are to have it!!


Kathy said...

What beautiful silver things you are showing us today, Sissy. I love your silver mirrors. And the photo and the little compact brought to your mother from your father are precious.

Have a beautiful new week...Kathy

stefanie said...

I am loving the mirrors...and you home...gorgeous, always...have a wonderful weekend

That shabby Pink Girl said...

Your Mirrors are just exquisite~~I love the sparkle they send out~ i am a big fan of Siler too, I have a silver compact and a few pieces of mercury~vases and candlesticks~~I love the way you put things together~~I'll be back.
Have a Sweet and Wonderful pink Day.
marian elizabeth

bj said...

Your posts are such delights, Sissie..
Your mirrors are so beautiful and especially so in your amazing home. You are so talented in decorating.
What a treasure the little compact is.
xo bj

Linda K. said...

The silver mirrors are stunning. And the little compact is adorable! What a heartwarming story to treasure forever!

Scooterblu's Whimsy~Rhonda said...

Hi Sissie, Your mirrors are stunning! Very beautiful! The little compact from your parent's past is just precious! What a wonderful treasure to have!

Stay warm! ~Rhonda :)

Gypsy Brocante said...

The mirror collection is fabulous,I love those etched mirrors ... so pretty!
And your bathroom looks so very inviting and relaxing ... I could spend a lot of time in that tub!

My name is PJ. said...

They say God is in the details. Honey, He is ALL OVER YOUR HOME! Every vignette is well composed! Every item so pretty!

Tell me the truth, do you have someone help you clean house weekly or bi-weekly? Who would you trust to dust all your pretties????

Gypsy Fish said...

I love your Venetian amazing. Thanks so much for coming...
See You Next Sunday......
{{gypsy hugs}}


I love , love , love your mirrors! I am hoping to get one soon for my shabby room. Blessings to you always!

Sylvia said...

I've always loved the venetian mirrors, they are so pretty and full of detail. The picture and compact are so perfect together. Happy Silver Sunday..

Brynwood Needleworks said...

I love your silver mirrors! The compact is such a lovely love token, too. Thanks for sharing the photos.

Julia - "Vintage with Laces" said...

Hi Sissie, I love that kind of mirrors! They have such a romantic look. The tray in your bathroom is very pretty decorated. Thanks for this beautiful post!

Have a wonderful Silver Sunday!


ceekay said...

Your mirrors are beautiful. I have always loved them...and I love the idea of the ottoman in the bathroom.

Debra @ Common Ground said...

Hi Sissie, wow, really love those Viennese mirrors, the etching is gorgeous! You have a lovely home! Have a wonderful SS!

Wizard of Was said...

Hi Sissy,
Your Venetian Mirrors are oh, so, fabulous. Thanks for sharing with us on Silver Sunday. Your home looks just amazing.

Wizard of Was said...

P.S. I forgot to say, I am now a follower!

Dixie said...

I covet your mirrors... I know it's not Christian to covet... but I do anyway... I cannot help it... please forgive me...

Linda said...

The combination of the photo of your parents and the sweet compact is wonderful. I love pairing things up like that. You mirrors are gorgeous!

Susie from Bienvenue said...

Hi Sissy! Your blog is just beautiful. Now I see all the you more!

junkdreams said...

Love, love, love your silvers....your home is absolutely gorgeous!!

Jane said...

Beautiful silver items. I love the compact that your Dad gave your Mom, complete with wonderful memories.
I love your mirrors too. I have a collection of vintage, frameless mirrors. I can't seem to stop buying them even though I'm running out of places to hang them.

Shirl said...

Hi Sissie, I'm still making my Pink Saturday visits. Cute pink post this week, your silver sunday post is adorable too! Love all your pretty things! THank so much for stopping by. Have a great week!
Shirls Rose Cottage

Stine in Ontario said...

Wonderful collection. Your dad must have been a great guy and very in love to bring home such a sweet gift.

Lyneen said...

Wonderful mirrors... what a touching gift from your father to your mother!!! TFS Have a lovely Silver Sunday.

shabbychicinspired said...

Hi Sissie, you have a wonderful home and a lovely blog! So many pretty things on it! Have a nice day! :)

Karyn Bernard (French Charming) said...

Hi Sissie!

You sure do know how to bathe in style...good heavens it's gorgeous! LOVE your mirrors!!

What a sweet photo of your parents and how special that you have this lovely token of love, that really warms my heart!

I hope you're week is off to a fabulous start!

Love and hugs,

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

You and I are truly kindred spirits in our love for pretty mirrors, huh?!? I love EVERYTHING you've pictured today. I am going to have to check into this Silver Sunday thing!!

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and leaving such kind comments. Please stop by often!

Big TX Hugs,
Angelic Accents

Blue Creek Home said...

I haven't heard of Silver Sunday!! Where have I been????

I love your mirrors. The reflection of your living/dining room is beautiful!


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