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Wednesday, August 31, 2011

flow blue lunch tablescape

Summer is almost over so I thought I'd show you this summery tablescape in blue and white with green that speaks summer to me.

I used my 100 year old flow blue dishes for this summer table.


I found these placemats at HomeSense and thought I'd keep the table light without a tablecloth.


Soup and home made rolls are on the menu today. 
 The silver spoons and butter knives are ones we used everyday when I was growing up. 
 The napkins are April Cornell.
These dishes were my grandparents and are used often so they are chipped
and the gold is wearing off.  I like the shallow, wide rimmed soup bowls.


I love these bright lime green mums with the baby's breath in the ironstone pitcher.


Sweet napkin rings from Clair du Lune, a candle shop.




Thanks for stopping by for lunch on this late summer day.

I am joining Susan for Tablescape Thursday at


I hope you join the party too.

Blessings,

Pamela

25 comments:

  1. I'm the first one! YAY! Your flow blue tablescape is really pretty, I love those old dishes. The lime green mums are so lovely.
    How is the grand baby? Are you storing up hugs and kisses?
    Hugs, Cindy

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  2. What beautiful dishes, love the blue! I think this is the prettiest tablescape I've ever seen!

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  3. My favourite colours are blue and white and I love your tablescape. I love the tablemats, everything goes so well together and I can imagine you all sitting having a lovely soup and roll and chatting the ambience will be amazing, I wish I was there too!!
    Pleased to hear you are having such a wonderful time with the family and especially the baby, you must notice so much change in him since you last saw him, I know I do in Harry and I see him every week.

    The sun is already shining here so hopefully this is the start of a lovely September.

    Love Jackie in Surrey, UK.xx

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  4. Your flue blue is so beautiful. I'm always stopping to look at it in antique shops. I love the green with the blue as well. Such a pretty table!

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  5. Gorgeous dishes, I just love blue and this is great! Love green and blue too and happy Autumn and happy TT at Susan's, see you later. Hugs.
    FABBY

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  6. Just love that blue and white! Come on over and learn about Winnie the Pooh!

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  7. Beautiful dishes...there is nothing prettier than a blue and white table.

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  8. Hello!!! 100-year-old dishes? LOVE them!!! What I love just as much is that you teamed them up with the bright green florals. Bright colors with blue & white always makes for a very eye-popping table setting! Very nice!

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  9. There's nothing more beautiful, on the table, than blue china (in my humble opinion!) and your Flow Blue is gorgeous!

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  10. Oh there's nothing much more lovely than flow blue. What a great set of dishes you have from your grandparents; they certainly create a lovely tablescape.

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  11. So pretty! We have blue and white china too - I think I'll keep an eye out for some pretty white placemats like yours. They set the china off beautifully.

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  12. Pamela the flow blue is gorgeous. I don't have any, always wanted it but never bought any...wish I had and may just have to look for a plate or two!:-)

    Happy Weekend!

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  13. .......aaaaaaah! such a beautiful table - blues and greens together in these shades are so perfect.

    Mary X

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  14. The pop of green sprinkled in the blue and white is brilliant....love it!!!!

    xo,

    Abby

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  15. Your flow blue is just stunning! You're so right, that color combination just shouts summer!

    Manuela

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  16. Pamela, your blue and white table is lovely. The touch of yellow in the napkins is very pleasing to the eye. I really like blue and yellow together. I used some of those pretty green mums in a casual arrangement this weekend. Have a nice week. Shannon

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  17. Oh I adore those plates. I have a thing about blue!! The other day I saw a large pottery bowl and the lovely blue treatment really made it hard for me not to buy it!!
    Lovely table setting!

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  18. Hi Pamela! Oh, I love Flow Blue and have always admired it and wish I had some - but it's so expensive! What a beautiful table you've set with your and the centerpiece with the green little blooms looks so pretty!
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

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  19. Oh Pamela, this is a beautiful table! I love the color combination, and the blue plates are treasures!! I apologize for taking so long to get by, but things have been crazy. We'll be releasing a single tomorrow, so maybe it will get manageable!

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  20. Oooh, Pamela!!! I wish I was there to tuck in with you!! The bowls are beautiful - what a lovely blue! And the flowers too! I love them!

    Sarahx

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  21. oh my goodness...we love dishes and Flow Blue....amazing! So beautiful!

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  22. I love blue and white china, and yours is wonderful...So pretty.

    Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreams

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  23. So beautifully presented, as always, Pamela. And blue and white is probably the best combination there is! Hope you had a great weekend. – g

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  24. Thanks so much Pamela for stopping by:-) I appreciate so much getting to know you here and for your always kind comments. Take care!!

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