Monday, September 13, 2010

Tea Cup Tuesday!


I have a couple of pretty tea cups to share today that belonged to my mother.  She had such a beautiful collection.  The first one is Stratford Elizabethan made in England. 











My second cup by Adderley is such a pretty lavender with a lacy gold trim.  It's simple but so pretty I think.  The Madame Alexander doll belonged to my mother too.











Thanks for stopping by today.  Thank you to Martha & Terri for hosting Tea Cup Tuesday!

12 comments:

  1. Lovely, simply lovely. The lavender one is so pretty. I love the shape.
    Happy Teacup Tuesday!
    Kim

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  2. Good morning Denise,
    YES!!! Kim is soo right....they are lovely!! My favorite is the first one. I love the clear bright blue colour! It is devine!!
    I have't posted my TT yet, but I will as soon as my coffee kicks in!!LOL!!
    Happy Teacup Tuesday!
    Warm hugs, Laura.

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  3. Hello Denise :) Both cups you have shown us today are truly lovely...your mother had a beautiful collection of cups, and I know they are well loved and cherished by you. I do love all the pretty hand-painted rosey items you have used to display with them!

    Wishing you a lovely Tea Tuesday!!

    Warmest hugs, Brenda

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  4. Thanks for visiting. I kinda scrolled through your sidebar...I see you live in Roseville Ca. I was raised in Roseville MI. Your son's are deputies...my hubs is in law enforcement. We have been married 37 years! You sure did show some beautiful tea cups. I don't have any of my mom's but I have added some of my own over the years. Have a great day.

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  5. Denise, I just love both your cups! They are really beautiful. The first one has such a great shape. The second one is a fab color and I love the gold trim on it. Both great cups to have.
    Hugs,
    Terri

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  6. So beautiful, love the first one! And the cute tray too!

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  7. What a gorgeous shade of lavendar!!!!

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  8. Those are some beautiful teacups! Purple is my favorite color!

    Have a Great Day!
    Angela

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  9. Hi Denise,

    They are both beautiful but that second one really struck my fancy. :0)

    I'm not linked to Teacup Tuesday but I do have a new post up about a furniture makeover.

    I'd love for you to come visit with me when you have a moment. ♥

    Happy Day,
    Stephanie ♥

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  10. Denise,

    These are just stunning but the first one is to die for in my book!! Love the style and the colors of it!!

    Hugs,
    Debbie

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  11. Hi Ms Denise!
    You always have the prettiest teacups! I really must get some more blue ones! Yours is especially gorgeous!
    And the lavender one is the sweetest shade of violet and I love the simplicity of the design.
    Your displays are always beautiful too and the painted tray is beautiful :-)
    Happy teacup tuesday on wednesday my bud!
    Huggers and smilies,
    Lynn

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