Vintage Treasures

Vintage Treasures from Sharon at Amelia Rose Cottage

I have always loved art and trinkets that remind me of another era. Perhaps its because I grew up in historic areas surrounded by old homes filled with treasures from the past. Perhaps its because, over the years, I’ve found myself lost in one too many novels that have transported me to a different place and time.

One of my greatest joys these days is connecting with other bloggers that share my appreciation for things of beauty. That’s one of the things I love about being a Sister In The Bloggerette Sorority – there is always eye candy to enjoy, and always a new sister to meet!

Recently, I received this box of beautiful vintage treasures from Sorority Sister Sharon at Amelia Rose Cottage! She hosted a wonderfully creative giveaway on her site. This is what she shared about the items she sent me:

  • The picture of the roses is from a shop in the Sandusky Ohio area.
  • The small silver frame holds a picture of a lady from another era, on her wedding day.
  • The vase holds one single rose that tells a love story.
  • The angel sits in a special area of my home.
  • The bottle has a vintage look that I have enjoyed for ever.

Every time I see these items, I think of Sharon, Karen, and the many wonderful friends I have made this past year. Thank you for becoming part of the legacy I treasure!

If you’d like to meet more vintage lovers, please check out the following sites:

Vintage Thingie Thursday at Colorado Lady

Vintage Friday Inspiration #1 at Common Ground

Saturday Nite Special – Home Decor Links at Funky Junk Interiors

37 Responses to “Vintage Treasures”

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  1. Brynwood Needleworks says:

    Hi Ramona:
    Our Sisters are something else, aren't they? Lucky you! Have a wonderful weekend, fellow Sister.

  2. Allison Shops says:

    Congratulations on your win – such a nice giveaway. The bride picture is lovely. Found your blog through Common Ground. I hope you'll come visit me at Atticmag and the next time you have a giveaway, I hope you'll link it at Giveaway Friday. Be sure to check out the giveaways other bloggers have posted the last few weeks. Maybe you'll win again!


  3. Rita says:

    Congrats on winning! Lovely!!

  4. Debra@Common Ground says:

    I'm so glad you linked to the first VIF party! And I agree, connecting with others that enjoy the same things has been such a blessing in blogging. Your give away goodies are lovely. I too grew up in an older home, surrounded by antiques and history. It has made such an impact on my life and outlook.

  5. Des says:

    Hello! …following your from Friday blog hops! 🙂
    I'm looking forward to reading more of your posts!
    …would ♥ to hear from you too! 🙂

    Best Regards,

  6. Des says:

    Hello! …following your from Friday blog hops! 🙂
    I'm looking forward to reading more of your posts!
    …would ♥ to hear from you too! 🙂

    Best Regards,

  7. Betty Manousos @ CUT AND DRY says:

    Wow I really love vintage stuff!
    Stopping by your awesome blog and I am now following you!

    Happy Friday!


  8. Nana's Fun Stuff says:

    Hi 🙂 I found your blog through Boost your blog Friday. I am now your newest follower. I was reading this blog and you mentioned you got the rose one from a shop in Sandusky. I used to live 15 minutes from there 🙂 Hop on over and say hi.

  9. Ai Mei says:

    Hi! I'm a new follower via Google Friend Connect. 🙂 Found you through the Blog Hop! 🙂 Hopefully you can stop by! I have some great giveaways going on.

    -Ai Mei

  10. TheChickenista says:

    .•..¸.•*¨Hopping in From Friday Blog Hops!  Im your newest follower¨¸.•..¸.•*¨  I hope you can hop over and visit soon!¸.•..¸.•*¨Reviews &Giveaways by TheChickenista and TheChickenista
    ¸.•..¸.•*¨Off to the next great blog!¸.•..¸.•*¨

    Happy Friday!
    Peace, Love and Much Respect! (✿◠‿◠)


  11. kneesandpaws says:

    What a beautiful blog! I love your philosophy on creativity. This will be one blog I come back to often!

  12. Betty Manousos @ CUT AND DRY says:

    Stopping by from BMBF! Love your blog. 🙂

    I'd love if we'd follow one another!

    Have a great day!


  13. Jeanette says:

    I am going to check out that chocolate almond cheesecake recipe!! Yum 🙂

    I am your newest following from FFF. Hope you'll follow me too @

  14. Lou and Mel says:

    I love vintage too! These pictures are gorgeous.
    I also notice your rather glorious fluff ball – adorable!

  15. @deharza on twitter says:

    Hi, I am new follower via FFF


  16. Mrs. A says:

    You certainily have a good eye for beautiful things! I'm a new follower from FFF, please visit me:

  17. Turning the Clock Back says:

    Just dropping by to check out your blog. Found you through the friday follow. Hope you get a chance to come follow back…lots of ecofriendly giveaways, coupons, and freebies! Have a great weekend!


  18. Julie says:

    Great blog, I can't wait to check out more! I'm your newest follower from the Friday blog hops. I would love a follow back at:

  19. Dina's Days says:

    What a great gift box 🙂 Following you now from the blog hops. I'm glad I visited. Stop by Dina's Days!

  20. Brenda Doodles says:

    Found you via week-end blog hop. What a great blog you have, looking forward to future posts 🙂

  21. Jamarah Crafty Creations says:

    Love your Blog. I too am into Vintage things. I love things from times gone by. I sometimes wish I could have been born in earlier era, when times were simpler.

  22. LV says:

    What a great vintage package. I really enjoyed my visit to your blog today.

  23. Jessica @ Barefoot by the Sea says:


    Your newest follower!

  24. Tracee says:

    I am your latest follower and am very happy to have found your site – just added it to my feedreader as well!


  25. Maureen Makes It says:

    Greetings from one crafty gal to another! Great to find your blog via the hops and pleased to be following you. Hope you'll find things you enjoy on my blog also.

  26. Alyssa says:

    I'm a new follower!

    Hope you'll come visit me at !

  27. livingoutloud says:

    Hi! I'm a new follower from the blog hop.
    big hugs
    Living Out Loud

  28. Amber says:

    I think I'll have to check out the sorority! It sounds wonderful 🙂

    Following from the Fun Follow Friday!

    Hope you have a great weekend!

  29. Mommyhood Mayhem says:


    I'm stopping by from the Weekend blog hop! Definitely looking forward to exploring your blog some more. If you get the chance, come visit us at Mommyhood Mayhem!


  30. Simply Stacie says:

    Thanks for joining Fun Follow Friday! I am your newest follower.

  31. Nicole says:

    I'm a new follower! I'd love it if you'd follow back at

    Very cute blog!


  32. Kerin Lee says:

    Beautiful finds!!

    Hopping over from the blog hop! Happy Friendly Friday!

    Hope to see you hopping okay to my blog to say "Hi". I always return the love (follows/comments). See you soon!

    Twitter: @hgimomblog (I follow back)

  33. Lolo @ Crazy About My Baybah says:

    HI! I am a new follower from Bee Funny Friday Follow.
    Stop by if you can.

  34. Penny Layne says:

    Hi, I think I am your newest follower. I love the blog and look forward to the chance to look at more.

  35. Java says:

    Hi Ramona!!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog and visiting the Follow Friday 40 and Over Blog Hop!

    I am now following you too!!

    I would also like to invite you to join the Over 40 Bloggers Club!! Take a look and join in the fun!

    Have a wonderful weekend!!

  36. April says:

    Following you from the blog hop. Feel free to stop by my blog at

  37. nancarts says:

    HiRamona…just stopping by from Debra's blog to visit and say hello!
    Have a great day.

    Smiles and Blessings,

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