I recently purchased an assorted lot of old silver-plated flatware at an antique shop.
I'll post photos of my favorite pieces soon - there are some *beautiful* patterns and a nice variety of very interesting serving pieces.
One of my favorite patterns is this one:
The pattern is called Danish Princess (1938) by Holmes and Edwards. I think it's very charming with its acanthus-like motif:
Now I'm definitely on the hunt for more...!
With Christmas put away, I finally reorganized the dining room!
To cleanse my visual palette, I've gone with a decidedly all-white look for a while:
I did pull out my favorite blue silk pillow for a dash of colour on a side chair (to accompany our lovely Al Barker seascapes):
I never tire of these stormy scenes:
So that's my little interior update!
After a very mild Christmas, it is suddenly growing cold here with snow on the way.
I'm going to hunker down and rest tomorrow (headaches are still brutal) and dream of my next project...