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The American Flag

Happy Independence Day to you and yours! When freedom, from her mountain height      Unfurled her standard to the air, She tore the azure robe of night,      And set the stars of glory there! She mingled with its gorgeous dyes      The milky baldric of the skies, And striped its pure, celestial white     With streakings of the morning light. The American Flag  by Joseph Rodman Drake I'm thankful to have been born an American!   God Bless the USA! 

Blue Transferware in Patriotic Color Schemes & Summer SALE

Last year I posted twice about rooms decorated in red, white and blue, plus transferware    HERE & HERE .  With 4th of July only a couple of days away I thought I'd share some additional rooms beautifully decorated and chock full of the patriotic color scheme. And transferware. There's something about blue and white china set against red toile….   …especially when the china is transferware. If you ask me anyway-  (photo Jennifer Jordan) But then there's blue transferware and red checks…  (photo Maple & Magnolia) …and checks… …and checks… …and more checks… (Carol Glasser) …and even more checks… (photo Holly Mathis Interiors) …and more. (photo Savvy Southern Style) Wait, one more. Blue transferware can be paired with plaids… or with with red, white, and blue toile. A touch of blue transferware looks fresh with white ironstone china. Blue transferware is fun wi