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Saturday, March 12, 2011

pink and green depression glass

Well today's Pink Saturday couldn't suit me better as it's a pink and green theme to celebrate St. Patrick's day! One thing I love collecting is pink and green depression glass and I just love the combination of both these colours!



I have a built in glass cabinet at the end of my kitchen cabinets and this is where I display them.

I find the pink glass is harder to find than green so I get really excited when I come across a piece.


I love the delicate pattern on the pink plate in the background.
While we're on the pink theme, here is a set of dessert bowls and a divided dish called Miss America. I found these at Vinnies.
and I just had to show you a pretty painting and mosaic tiled 'plate' all in pink with green tiles by non other than Gail McCormack -her link can be found on my side bar. 
Today I'm joining Beverly at How Sweet the Sound for Pink Saturday.. thanks Beverly!
AND don't forget to enter my giveaway if this is your first time here... just 2 days to go! Good luck to everyone.. winner will be drawn either by Random.com or the old fashioned way..i.e. drawn out of a hat!
take care, Maryann

26 comments:

Susan said...

Oh I so love all your pinks!! The depression glass is awesome. I love the mosaic rose plate! Those little desert bowls are so sweet!

Crystal Rose Cottage said...

Beautiful! My favorite color combination!~Hugs, Patti

Rhonda Jones said...

Hi Maryann,
I am having so much fun with Pink Saturday! I am brand new to blogging!!! What a wonderful group of gals!!! Looking forward to getting to know you! I love your blog!! I am now following your blog...I would love to have you follow me!
Rhonda :-)

Maria said...

Oh this pink and green depression glassware is so beautiful!
Your cabinet display must bring a smile to your face every time you walk by!
Happy weekend to you ~ Maria

Cindy Adkins said...

Oh my gosh--how beautiful this is and I love your blog and your gorgeous home!!! WOW! Happy Pink Saturday...I'm your newest follower and so happy to meet you!
XO

My Cozy Casita said...

beautiful pink and green desplay

loved!!!!!
XO
Isora

Vintage Gal said...

I love pink and green depression glass and I display the same ~ oh yours is just beautiful ;-)

Francie...The Scented Cottage Studio said...

I thought about using my pink and green depression glass too but my dining room is so full of boxes I couldn't get to it LOL ... thanks for sharing yours it is so pretty.
Happy Pink Saturday!

Blondie's Journal said...

You have the perfect post for Pink And Green Saturday. I LOVE your depression glass pieces! And that plate is so pretty! Great collection! :-)

Xo,
Jane

Kay Ellen said...

so pretty ~~beautiful depression glassware and I love that last plate!!

Happy PS!!

Kay Ellen

Rinkly Rimes said...

I've never heard of depression glass before. Has it something to do with the Depression? I love the delicate colours, anyway.

Deanna said...

Hi Maryann,
what a beautiful collection pink and green depression glass. Those two colors truly do compliment each other don't they?

Happy Pink Saturday
Deanna :D

Lynn said...

Pink and green depression glass is lovely. I collect the pink. That rose mosaic plate is charming. Blessings.

Dolly said...

I collect pink and green depression glass too!
It was nice seeing your collection!

Smiles, Dolly

Amy @MaisonDecor said...

I love pink and green too. I don't have any depression glass though. I really like the beadboard cabinet that yours is displayed in.

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble said...

What beautiful pinks and greens today! I too collect pink and some green depression glass! I am lucky to have some of my hubby's grandmother's pieces!

HPS!!
HUGS,
Debbie

Denise@alloverroses said...

I love my visit here...you always have such beautiful things. I drool over all the things on your sidebar. Your depression glass is beautiful. I've always loved it! The pinks and greens look amazing together! Love the mosaic plate too! Happy Pink Saturday!
Denise

Mary said...

I love Depression Glass! Your pink and green collection is lovely.

Mary

Renegades said...

What beautiful glassware!

Marydon said...

I sold all my depression glass but did have pink & green as do you. It is so pretty your presentation & you have lovely pieces.

Happy St. Patrick's Day ~
Have a beautiful weekend ~
TTFN ~
Marydon

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Penny @ The Comforts of Home/Lavender Hill Studio said...

Your depression glass is so pretty. I love that color combination...
Hugs,
Penny

LV said...

You have some very nice pieces of depression glassware. I have just a few in both colors.

Southwest Cottage Designs said...

I just love that painting of the mosaic plate and the pink and green cups. So pretty. Happy Pink Saturday!

Anonymous said...

Love your site. seeing the pink and green depression glass reminds me of years past. we lost our Mother at the age of 39 and never "learned" what things were. As a young girl, she worked at the Heisey plant and had some Heisey ware and we had the complete set of the pink depression ware!! but didn't know a thing about it!!! our Father sold it when he sold the home place. I would have loved to have had it, but not to be. but I do thank you for making me aware of some things!! I do have a yellow/amber depression plate which is quite beautiful and now I "look" at things differently!
Pink Hugs,
Dee

yvette said...

You have a beautiful blog and your creative work is just divine!All the pink and green glass is so pretty and can be mixed and harmonized with so many beautiful pretties! yvette@twistedvines

Amy Sutter said...

i TOO have a lot of pink, green and yellow depression wear! Beautiful!
xxoo
Amy

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