Saturday, December 22, 2007

Grandma's Santa Cloth

I love 50's printed tablecloths. I just got this one from my gramdma's things. I remember she used it for the side table that held the turkey(or ham), lefse, and sometimes lutefisk. I can't believe how white it still is, and the creases remain from when she last ironed it, many years ago.
Some motifs from the border, the gold is a metallic gold.

Of course, I realized, living in a house with seven cats, I had to take it off the table when I wasn't around to keep them off. Don't want to add kitty paw prints to the design!


Britt-Arnhild said...

Merry Christmas to you.

log cabin quilter said...

Do you have baby kittens? Love your tablecloth from your sweet grandma. We're waiting for Andy & Rhonda to arrive for Christmas Eve supper. Check out my blog to see what I did today!

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