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01/18/2010

Monday Morning Musings

Filed under: Monday Morning Musings — foxygknits @ 12:04 am
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Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow!

I was looking for just the right quotations to accompany this blog on snowflakes.  Do you have a favorite?

“Those we love are the snowflakes of life. None are the same, each is beautiful, and all bring something special to our world.” ̴ Martin Buber

Snowflake Wedding Invitations

The Snowflake Winter Themed Pocketfold Wedding Invitation by GlitzyEvents

“The Eskimo has fifty-two names for snow because it is important to them; there ought to be as many for love.” ̴ Margaret Atwood

Red Snapsuit Snowflake
Snowflake Applique Tee, 12m by BellflowerTextiles

“No snowflake ever falls in the wrong place.” ̴ Zen Proverb

Snowflake Tags

Snowflake Tags Set of Six by TheCheckerdRabbit

Snowflake Address Stamp

Small Snowflake Address Stamp by purplelemondesigns

 “Snowflakes are kisses from Heaven.” ̴ Anonymous

Snowflake dichroic fused glass pendant and earrings

Snowflake Sonata - Dichroic Fused Glass Pendant/Slide and Earring Set by mysassyglass

“A snowflake is winter’s butterfly.” ̴ Unknown

Snowflake, fairy fantasy art magnet by aquariann

“Snowmen fall from Heaven unassembled.” ̴ Unknown

Snowman Twirl Skirt

Snowman Twirl Skirt 12 months to 8 years Girls by AmieVoltaire

“A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.” ̴ Carl Reiner

Snowflake Soap

Frosted Snowflakes Soap by thesoapseduction

And finally, things that make you go, hmmmmmmm: “Where does the white go when the snow melts?”

Red and Blue Otedama

Winter Snow in Red and Blue Otedama (Set of 6) by ojami

(Editor’s Note: I am not sure how I overlooked an entire section of beautiful snowflakes, but CapeCodJewel was kind enough to provide not only the link, but a quote as well.)

“Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand – and melting like a snowflake…” ~ Francis Bacon, Sr.

Snowflake Pendant

Winter Snowflake Pendant by CapeCodeJewel

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13 Comments »

  1. Snowflakes are some of my favorite things…what a lovely grouping of them!

    Comment by Dianne — 01/18/2010 @ 12:29 am

  2. “Snowflakes are one of nature’s most fragile things, but just look what they do when they stick together.”

    Verna M. Kelly

    Lovely items. I hope it’s still safe to catch snowflakes on your tongue…I loved doing that as a kid.

    Comment by Suzanne@threepeats — 01/18/2010 @ 9:19 am

  3. Great post – I love snowflakes!

    Comment by SweetwaterGifts — 01/18/2010 @ 10:05 am

  4. I love the snowflakes, and I love the EtsyTwitter Team. 🙂

    Have a look at the snowflakes in my shop, too… http://bit.ly/8hedpi

    “Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand-and melting like a snowflake…” ~ Francis Bacon, Sr

    Comment by Linda :) — 01/18/2010 @ 10:21 am

  5. I especially love snowflakes when billions of them fall down at once resulting in enough snow to shut down EVERYTHING-including my job:)

    Thanks for featuring my soap!

    Comment by Patrice — 01/18/2010 @ 10:34 am

  6. They are all beautiful and I wouldn’t be able to pick one.

    Comment by Linda B — 01/18/2010 @ 12:30 pm

  7. Thanks Lois for featuring my stamp! This is such a cute post.

    Comment by Kelly | Purple Lemon Designs — 01/18/2010 @ 12:44 pm

  8. I’ve only seen snow fall once and it was one of the most magical visions of my life. The snowflakes are well represented in these cute items. Thank you Lois! –Judy

    Comment by Judy Wellspring — 01/18/2010 @ 12:50 pm

  9. Very pretty items! I love snowflakes, as long as they don’t gang up on me and make it hard to drive!

    Comment by Made By Melissa — 01/18/2010 @ 2:52 pm

  10. Lois, you didn’t have to add me to the post… but THANKS! 🙂 LOL

    Comment by Linda :) — 01/18/2010 @ 3:42 pm

  11. What a beautiful post! Thank you for including my snowflake shirt!

    Comment by Megan — 01/18/2010 @ 4:37 pm

  12. love the collection of items! i especially love the “otedama.” it’s gorgeous!

    Comment by tanya — 02/01/2010 @ 11:26 pm

  13. What great items you have found! love the quotes!

    Comment by Splendid Little Stars — 02/09/2010 @ 9:48 pm


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