Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Frugal Fun: Valentine's Day Inspiration

Photograph by Stan Williams

As Valentine's Day approaches, I'm looking for inspiration in these vintage cards found at a yard sale on the Jersey Shore. Don't you love the the sweet motifs and cheerful messages that these Valentine's convey? In a future post, I'll show you what I dream up.

Always Frugal, Always Fabulous,

The Elegant Thrifter

7 comments:

  1. I love making "new" Valentines from old ones. Thanks for reminding me that I need to get on that!

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  2. Reminds me of grade school when we use to exchange valentine card..I miss those times Everyone got a card.

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  3. Those are very sweet. Like Tonia, I remember the Valentine's Day card exchange as one of the best days of the school year. Those were such happy days! I look forward to seeing what you've dreamed up.

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  4. And remember making a Valentines box out of a showbox that classmates put your cards in?

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  5. Valentines Day in grade school was just the best. One of my 2nd grade valentines had a fancy handkerchief inside. Mom said the boy liked me. I saved it for 40 years. Funny what stirs our hearts and stays in our minds at 7 years old. Can't wait to see your ideas for cards.

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  6. These are the valentine gifts. Valentine day is the special day for me which can not ignore.This one special one for love.

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