THE FIND

On a recent trip to the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay I found this beautiful big blue and white bowl in a local antique shop!  I knew it belonged in my kitchen… specifically, on my kitchen table! It was love at first sight.
But, to bring it home… the beautiful bowl had to not only have a love relationship with me… but the price had to be right!  Oh, I wanted this bowl to be “THE FIND”! 
 I turned the bowl over to see the price tag and…

The bowl had my name on it!!!!!  Not really, but it should have because it was a very, very, did I say very?… good price. 
This blue and white beauty is in perfect condition. The inside of the bowl is GORGEOUS! (I’ll post picture of the inside when I plant the geraniums outside!)
 It adds just the right pop of color to my neutral kitchen!
Don’t you love coming across “THE FIND”!
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  1. says

    That indeed is a very beautiful bowl, a perfect compliment to your kitchen! Finding one treasure and bringing it home causes me to clean the entire house!

  2. says

    Hi Yvonne! Oh, it’s you! What a lovely bowl and I’m thrilled you got such a great deal on it!
    Have a great Memorial Day weekend and be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

  3. Anonymous says

    What a beautiful bowl. Perfect with the geranimums in it.
    Loving the placemat uder the bowl also.

    Have a great weekend and enjoy your company.

    Denise

  4. says

    Can’t beat the blue and white combination, certainly one of my favorites. Priced right makes it a perfect purchase.

    Jeannette

  5. says

    I love it too. I also love poking around in old dust bin shops filled to the ceiling with “stuff.” We have a huge shop like this near us in the countryside, the older woman who owns the building (which is beautiful) has so much “stuff” she doesn’t know what she has. It’s wonderful. And, that bowl deserves to be at home in your kitchen.
    xx’s

  6. Winnie says

    Oh, Yvonne! Yes, it is perfect for your kitchen pallet of neutrals…I can just imagine the smile on your face each time you admire it! The geraniums are perfect in it!

  7. says

    Yvonne is it perfect and Love, love a great find like this, a piece you will cherish forever!

    Do come and see my interview with Leslie of Segreto Finishes and enter to win her Fabulous Book!

    xoxo
    Karena
    Art by Karena

  8. says

    Yvonne, what a beautiful bowl. It looks like there is a blue design on the inside as well. Is there? Would love to see that too. Have a great holiday weekend.

  9. says

    Yvonne, I think we all love coming across ” the find”. You certainly came home with a beauty! Love the white geraniums too.

  10. says

    Yvonne,
    This is a perfect FIMD, indeed! I caught a glimpse of the interior of the bowl…Oh~h~h! The height and heft make it such a great piece for the table…or kitchen island! I’d say…”It had your name on it, for sure”! Glad you were able to give it a home @ StoneGable!
    Fondly,
    Pat

  11. says

    Very pretty! Great teaser too…now we will have to wait to see the inside and will you ever reveal the price? Stay tuned!

    Robin
    Robin Flies South

  12. says

    This looks like something from Annapolis! There is a FABULOUS pottery shop there that I ALWAYS go to and usually find THE FIND!!!! I LOOOOOVe your bowl, and love the HEARTS around it:):) I miss you, Pinky

  13. says

    I love your new bowl and I think it found you. It’s as pretty on the inside as it is on the outside. My grandson and I made cup and saucer bird feeders today with your tutorial. Thank you.

  14. says

    Oh my- That is one beautiful bowl! Is it ironstone? Were there any marking on the bottom? I have never seen one like that. It’s perfect for your table. Enjoy!

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