Friday, March 15, 2013

Springing into White

Welcome to another Country Whites Weekend.
Brought to you by the hostess's over at Old Time Farmhouse and The Country Farm Home.

Bringing white into the mix for spring.
I enjoy the lighter touches among my treasures.
As I walk around my home,
here are a few sights
bringing me springtime joys this weekend.


Dried Hydrangeas from my garden last summer,
sitting inside a vintage bowl.

Miss Patty Pattern
didn't get to make her trip to the Dress Form Ball.
Not because she wasn't ready,
because I forgot to put her on the plane for Florida.
She wants to say hello and show you her outfit of white.
Dressed and covered in vintage dress patterns,
wearing a vintage white cashmere sweater~
vintage white pearls, lace collar and white trims,
with a pattern corsage.
She loves to stand in front of fresh white embroidery curtains.

Now Miss Patty is happy.
She got to show you her patterned self.
Wishing you a perfect weekend.
We are in the 80's today.
Perfect for our house guests!
Happy Whites Weekend.
Celestina Marie


Chenille Cottage said...

Hello Celeste,
What an elegantly displayed post. I love your Mannequin. Did she go to the ball? Oh, the lace...and other feminine pretties!
Thank you for sharing, my sweet friend,
Carolynn xoxo

Judy at GoldCountryCottage said...

Ceelestina, Miss Patty looks so pretty. I'm sure she would have won prizes had she gone, but there is always next year. Your whites are all so pretty. This is such a great party and both hostesses are super, but I don't have that many white things. I've only joined once..Happy Thursday..Judy

NanaDiana said...

Your whites are beautiful! Just beautiful! It does look like Spring there to me. Poor Miss Patty- I hope she is done crying because she missed the party. Tell her she is pretty enough to stand alone! xo Diana

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Lovely whites, Celeste! I love your vanity items. That old window{?} is wonderful! Love the shape and the insert.

Old Time Cindy said...

Happy Country Whites Weekend! Thank you kindly for embracing your country whites and sharing your pretties at the party. Miss Patty is so attractive. Have fun with your guests over the weekend!
Farmhouse hugs,

Anonymous said...

Miss Patty is certainly ready for a tea room now isn't she? I love seeing everyone's vinettes to grab ideas. Your are so sweet! I just realized you've gone over to the white side quite a bit lately. How are you loving it? Your home is a mish mash of color and I love it. Hugs. Tammy

Mari said...

Celeste, Miss Patty is just gorgeous....
Love your sweet whites, especially your cute bunny ;)
Have a great weekend my friend....


cynthia lee designs said...

Love your country whites that you have put out for Spring!!
Miss Patty Pattern is so pretty! So sorry she missed the Dress Form Ball.
Have a great weekend with your company.

Unknown said...

Very pretty whites. I especially love Miss Patty and the lovely crocheted trim.

The Polka Dot Closet said...

She's adorable! Love that you covered her in pattern paper!!! She will just have to come next year!


Amy Kinser said...

80 wonderful!

Ms. Patty is just gorgeous and so creative. All of your whites are so very pretty.

Nice visiting with you this morning.

Blessings to you, Amy

The Charm of Home said...

Miss Patty is very cute!

Kadee Willow said...

Oh, she is indeed lovely! Such a shame she didn't make the flight but I am sure she filled her days with a bit of this and that! White does make everything feel so fresh and clean and I love your touches! Have fun with the company!

1CardCreator said...

Your whites look so fresh and clean, like a breath of fresh Spring air! Miss Patty looks lovely and I think it was sweet of her to stay behind and give you a hand this weekend! Enjoy! ~Diane

farmhouse-story said...

miss patty looks lovely in her lace, pearls, and patterned paper, celestina! and whites are my fav:)
send some warm my way--i'm freezing!

Jillayne said...

Many lovely visions of white here! I especially like the wrought iron piece with the lace behind - what a fabulous contrast you have achieved her. I also love the rose - it looks like it's made of plaster, and is simply gorgeous.
Another lovely post Celestina!

Sherry at The Rusty Pearl said...

I loved peeking in and seeing some of YOU everywhere in those spaces... NOT only are you just beautiful from your picture . YOU can see your sweet spirit shine thru on your blog and posts . I feel super blessed to have found your blog and love it all here. YOUR designs are magazine worthy my friend .. LOVE it all

Debbie-Dabble Blog and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...


So many pretty things but what caught my eye is your beautiful dress form. I ordered the same dress form but have done nothing with it as of yet. Thanks for the inspiration...


The Farmers Daughter said...

Beautiful as always, Celestina! Love Miss Patty Pattern! Thank you for joining Country Whites Weekend! We have some wonderful posts and yours was certainly one of them! Be sure and check back this Friday for the features!
Blessings from the Farmhouse,

Jan Hermann said...

Loving your Whites and Miss Patty!

80's??? We're stuck in the 30's...ugh!!

Jan ♥

Creations by Marie Antoinette and Edie Marie said...

LOVE Miss Patty!

Hugs, Sherry

Tina said...

so vintage and romantic

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Welcome To Rose Garden Market from Celestina Marie Design. It is so nice to meet you. My name is Celestina Marie named after my grandmother and my friends call me Celeste.My creative journey extends over 30 years enjoying the love of painting and redesigning vintage and new treasures. I love to go treasure hunting and the fun of finding great vintage pieces to redesign..