The dinner plates, nice deep bowls for my
The napkins were part of a set of six place mats and six napkins from Bed Bath & Beyond, marked $7.99 but I got them several years ago for 50% off, $4. The napkin rings are from JC Penney and a gift from my dear friend, Kathleen J.
The everyday flatware was my mother's, purchased at Macy's twenty-five + years ago, twelve settings of six pieces, $29.99. Definitely got our money's worth here.
I don't know why I love "kitschy" glasses but alas, I do. Maybe it was drinking from all those glasses that had the Flintstones on them, and the grape jelly in them, as a child, or the smokey gray ones that came out of the Duz detergent box. The "bamboo" coasters were four for $1 at DT.
The green leaf dish was $6 from Target several years ago. Little green bird, DT $1. Lemons (50 cents ea) and limes (35 cents ea), from God via the Sunkist Growers to my favorite supermarket, Wegman's. I am not sure if the shadow underneath is a good thing or not as my photography skills are lacking.
I will be joining Diann of The Thrifty Groove for her first Thrifty Tablescapes Party on the first Saturday of each month, the first one is tomorrow, June 4th. I can't wait to see what my fellow bloggers have found in their neck of the woods.