Thursday, February 10, 2011
If you haven't stumbled across Lesley M. M. Blume's fabulous book, Let's Bring Back: An Encyclopedia of Forgotten-Yet-Delightful-Chic, useful, curious, and Otherwise Commendable Things From Times Gone By, go grab a copy immediately! Not only is the cover gorgeous, and one you want on your shelf forever, the inside illustrations, fonts, and character remind me of the old days.
There are so many things/ideas/people/etc. that I, and others I'm sure, have lost from our memories and experiences over the years. I feel so passionately about preserving vintage items and not losing our history, that I found myself asking, "What can I do?"
So here it goes: every Monday for a while, I'm going to choose a few of the items from the book and post about them. I can't wait to share the first one with you on Valentine's Day! The series will be called Let's Bring Back Mondays! I'd like others to contribute too! If you want to bring back something, post about it on your blog and we can link up...so excited to begin!
Don't forget to vote for Fine Man Friday before tomorrow. It's really close! Have a great night friends!