Monday

Simple Gifts from Transformed Treasures: Repurposed Tea Cups Nurture Flowering Bulbs; Vintage Crystal Coasters Become Candle Holders.







8 comments:

charmaine said...

very pretty! i love the tea cup, it's gorgeous! that's such a great idea. i would love to receive a gift like this, and it's a very nice gift to give. it's two gifts in one, the tea cup and the bulb. i also love that candle holder idea. it looks so pretty with the greenery around it. is that a cake plate the tea cup is on? very nice post with great ideas. thanks for sharing!

God Bless,
Charmaine

Cabbage Heart said...

Oooo very pretty!

TAGG UR IT!!! An award awaits you on my blog.
xoxoxox

Tracey McBride said...

Hi Charmaine! Thank you for the lovely comments. Yes, it is a tiny cake stand that the tea cup sits on. It's part of a set of three...it's the baby :). Thanks again for taking the time to leave such a nice note.
Warm Blessings,
Tracey

Sara at On Simplicity said...

I love this idea! What a great way to turn something that would otherwise be clutter into a living, breathing part of the home. Brilliant!

Tracey McBride said...

Hi Cabbage! I'm honored...and will hop on over to pick it up!
Warmly,
Tracey

Tracey McBride said...

Hi Sara, thanks so much for the kind comment! Warmly,Tracey

Manuela@Pleasures of Homemaking said...

Love it! I have so many tea cups and small bowls I'm always looking for ways to make them useful.

Manuela

Tracey McBride said...

Oh Manuela...me too! When I come up with more I'll post them! I think we all could use more ideas on how to make best use of these little lovelies. :)
Warmly,
Tracey

The original "FRUGAL LUXURIES" ~ Based on the books by Tracey McBride ~ Established 1993

A warm Thank You to all kind souls and kindred spirits who generously take the time to leave a comment...your encouragement, trust and support are deeply appreciated...please know that we read each and every message and will respond as time allows.

~~~

Frugal Luxuries
is a registered trademark.


~~~


"FRUGAL LUXURIES: Simple Pleasures to Enhance Your Life and Comfort Your Soul" was written by Tracey McBride and published by Bantam Books, NY, in 1997. It was the first of its genre to synergize the elements of simplicity, frugality and gracious living.

After more than a decade, FRUGAL LUXURIES has never been out of print and is now more relevant than ever.

"It's our hope that a new generation, faced with a teetering economy, will also find this information helpful and enlightening."



Sending Good Thought to Our Special Band of Kind and Kindred Souls!

Frugal Luxuries Book I

Frugal Luxuries by the Seasons Book II

    follow me on Twitter

    Blog Archive

    Site Counter