Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Hmmmm...Look what I Recovered... {Bless that Little Kodak's Heart!!!}



The Huge...Copper Finial... was Tagged 'Sold'...
It was...Out of This...World!
This is The "Worden Select Objects"
 Booth...
Love...Love...Love...It!
We All...Enjoyed...our Visit....
"Leftovers Antiques Home Mercantile" Booth
 
These Lucite Columns...were...Gnarly!
Loved them!
You Never...Know...what you may see...
at This Awesome...Show!
This is a poor image... but...The Worden's...had an Absolutely....Stunning Booth!
The Gorgeous Copper Finials...were priced at 3800. each... {That...was a Steal...on those Beauties!}
I Love...how they Blend...Victorian...Architectural... Primitive....Industrial...and Fragments....
Their Booth... brought Tears...to my Eyes!!!
It was...
Simply...
Incredible...: )
Michael, from Leftovers... Creates...the Most...Amazing...Florals....
Leftovers Antiques....Booth... It was... Stunning... : )
Oh...My!
LOVED these Amazing.... Italian Beds!!!! They had a Bedroll...of Beautiful Sod.... as Bedding in them...
oh....
MY!
The Water...was WAY...Up....at The Gardens...
The Dreaded...'Toll Booth'... Grrrrr...
One...
of...Many....
{It was Much...smoother...with Daylight...and a Good Night's Rest!}
The rest of the images...are of The OVER  The Top...
Blackhawk Hotel...in Davenport, Iowa...
Oh My...
They just had a Multi Million Dollar Renovation...
It was built in the Early 1900's...
and they did an Outstanding Job!!!
It's a Strong...4 and a half...Star... Hotel...
The Food... is... Incredible...
and...the Service...was...Great!
 

Oh Yes...
I could have just...Lived There...
It reminded me... Much...of a Little....Opryland Hotel....
oh my...
Ceiling... Stained Glass Medallion....
I about Dropped... when I saw my room...
it was a Suite...
3 Rooms!
a Big...room...
with a Stocked Bar...
and
Fridge...
and Sitting area....
then...
 
A Huge...Bedroom...  with 2 Queen Beds...
One...for Me...
One...for my Boots!!!
So....Comfy!!!!
 a Massive Flat Screen T.V.
and...the Bath...
was Lovely!
Marble...Marble...Marble!!!!
Had a HUGE Mirror...with a T.V. built in to it!!!
Oh...My!


2 comments:

rockriverstitches said...

Wonderful photos from the Garden show in Chicago!! Looks like its "THE" garden show to go to if you are going to go to one! And it looks like you were in my neck of the woods, the Quad Cities!! I have lived here my whole life and have never been in the hotel Blackhawk. Wow...I'ts gorgeous!!! That's where Obama stays when he passes through here.

Tammy

simplyiowa said...

Yes...
Tammy... I wouldn't... Kill Myself... to attend... any...show..
This...Is...OVER THE TOP!!!
Wowza!!!
I feel... Honored... to have visited... where our President... has...
He...is a Wise... Man!!!
Love to Ya...
Barb C.
So Sad... about all of the Flooding... in your area... Stay Dry!!!