Crazy As A Loon

The other day, I received this fabric in the mail:

The last straw.

I had ordered a yard, so I could really see what it looks like. As opposed to a sample, which are sometimes too small to be helpful. For some reason, when looking at the fabric, I became aware of the fact that there are birds all over my house!

Birds on pillows:

Birds on a rug:

Birds on dishes:



At least the husband is half responsible for this one, as he helped pick out the china!

Birds in artwork:


As I was writing this post, I thought of several more items featuring birds. The thing that scares me the most about this, is that I did it without intention. It is true that birds are a big motif in home fashions right now, but it’s not like I was FORCED to buy stuff with birds on it. I feel that I must state to those of you who know me personally: I AM NOT COLLECTING BIRDS!

Merry Christmas from The Crazy Bird Lady who didn’t realize she was the The Crazy Bird Lady until recently.

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10 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Anette on December 23, 2010 at 11:29 am

    I too have birds everywhere and some of the art is more than thirty years old – which is probably why I have recently been selecting bird pillows and dishes too, subconsciously. Its a good thing I don’t have cats!

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  2. Posted by Kate on December 23, 2010 at 1:19 pm

    I think you also have a peacock bracelet…! Have you checked your closet for birds lately? πŸ˜‰

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  3. Haha I love the fabric. And I really love those bird bowls! Too cute!

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  4. Oh, my! I missed you and you sense of humor! lol

    Thank God I’m feeling better now and I’m back!

    I love birds too… if you feel you have too many send some on my way! lol I’m joking… and I truly love your “collection”, they’re fun, colorful! Love it! keep the birds coming in! πŸ™‚

    xo

    Luciane at HomeBunch.com

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  5. I’m just dropping by to see how you’re doing? Did you have a fun Christmas? I hope you had a great time! Come back soon! πŸ™‚

    xo

    Luciane at HomeBunch.com

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  6. That is too funny. I must say that I love every fabric, print, and plate you have! I too, noticed a pattern in my decorating that seems to appear everywhere. It is stripes. I had no idea how much I chose stripes when decorating until I bought an area rug for my son’s room and then noticed it was a little much when placed next to the striped comforter and window treatments. Ugh.

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  7. Regardless…IT ALL LOOKS BEAUTIFUL !…. I too had to put a few birds away… they are every where I look..

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  8. Seems you might be an Anthropology fan… ??….

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  9. […] for some of the family room pillows. Here’s a closer look at one. Notice that there is not a bird in sight. I’m […]

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