Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Vintage French Flower Bucket

Look at this great treasure that I found!
I just could not leave the antique store without it.
A vintage Florist Bucket
I am going to refer to it as my
"French Flower Bucket"

it is my favorite color of green
it is chippy
and the black band at the top and bottom I love!

Thinking of a Springtime in Paris vignette
with forsythia blooms in it.

What would you do with it?


Tete said...

I think you could send that one to me...I don't think its going to like being at 1515. ;)
Hope you got to see the photos people have been posting on Ashmore. They do have the power back on tonight!

Marissa said...

I love your newest treasure! I can totally see that in my home in a corner filled with dried branches.. Love it wonderful find.

Donna said...

What a lucky find, Ann! I too love that shade of green. Pussy willows would be so pretty in it!! Enjoy:)

Old Time Cindy said...

Cool find! It looks tall so branches would look great in it.
Farmhouse hugs,

On Crooked Creek said...

Forsythia is an amazing choice!
If you adore pink and green...think cherry blossom stems!
Come Summer...Sunflowers!!!
Love the containers hue.
Enjoy this latest find and do share often with us!!!

Anonymous said...

Hi Ann! Oh, that a great piece. Poke long stemmed flowers in it! I love it.
Thanks for popping in to see me.
be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Ceekay-THINKIN of HOME said...

What a great find! I love when I find treasures like that...enjoy!

Pam@OurAdventuresInHomeImprovement said...

Great find Ann! I love the color and the chippiness!


sweetvintageofmine said...

Oh MY! What a fabulous find!! Everything that has been mentioned...beautiful!! Think Seasonal! Have a blessed weekend~~~Roxie

Cindy (Applestone Cottage) said...

Shabby chic, I love it!
So glad you came by to visit me too, love hearing from you.
We are wicked cold tonight...30 below with windchill.
I can hardly stand the wait for spring.
Happy Friday,

Susie said...

I know some ladies who will be mooning over that bucket:):) I think it does looks sweet.xoxo,Susie

Jan said...

Very cool find - love the patina. You'll find so many uses for this treasure! -- Jan

Have a Daily Cup of Mrs. Olson said...

Oh this is a beauty Ann. Love, love the color and the perfect amount of Chippiness! Forsythia blooms would be gorgeous. I can also see Pussy Willows or any thing really. The piece is a beauty just all by itself! Thanks for sharing with SYC.

Ivy and Elephants said...

What a lucky find! I do love the look of those. I'll have to keep my eyes peeled.

Elizabeth and Gary said...

Hi Ann,
Wow, what a great find I would bought it too :)
I love your post on things you still have, my goodness the bedspread is lovely and it still looks new. The painting and the sofa table, cool are they.
I really fun post..
Have a sweet day, Elizabeth

Denise @ secondtimearoundfinds said...

You have a great find there I would put it by my front door if I had one with seasonal greenry.