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As a 'Vintage Linen Collector', I think I must have been a 'Chiffonnier' in a former life.  How else can I explain a life long  attraction to any old piece of lace, ribbon, fabric, yarn, string, thread, embroidery, and on and...
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"These fallen heroes represent the character of a nation who has a long history of patriotism and honor - and  a nation who has fought many battles  to keep our country free from threats of terror." Michael N. Castle
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The Prickly Pear are blooming!  We have had RAIN!  Those two things do not always happen at the same time.  The brilliant blooms dot our West Texas landscape precisely at this same time every year whether it rains or not.  I ...
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It's better to see something once, than to hear about it a thousand times.  Asian Proverb If I've told you once, I've told you a thousand times. Idiom Measure a thousand times, and cut once.  A Rule   The number, One Thou...
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As a self proclaimed 'cuma sorta kinda wordsmithy', I take a lot of creative licenses including a Wurst Speller license, a Please Yourself Punctuation license, and the coveted certificate of 'The Titleist'. All of these licen...
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For years my Janome's settings have been for sewing on COTTON fabrics. That's what quilters sew on pretty much exclusively, and that's what I've been sewing since the early 1990's. I've been taking a long break from piecing a...
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Former Flour Sacks w/Dresser Scarf Sleeves Peddler
As a 'Vintage Linen Collector', I think I must have been a 'Chiffonnier' in a former life.  How else can I explain a life long  attraction to any old piece of lace, ribbon, fabric, yarn, string, thread, embroidery, and on and on.  Didn't... and still doesn'...
As a 'Vintage Linen Collector', I think I must have been a 'Chiffonnier' in a former life.  How else can I explain a life long  attraction to any old piece of lace, ribbon, fabric, yarn, string, thread, embroidery, and on and...
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"These fallen heroes represent the character of a nation who has a long history  of patriotism and honor - and  a nation who has fought many battles  to keep our country free from threats of terror." Michael N. Castle
"These fallen heroes represent the character of a nation who has a long history of patriotism and honor - and  a nation who has fought many battles  to keep our country free from threats of terror." Michael N. Castle
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The Prickly Pear Are Blooming In Texas
The Prickly Pear are blooming!  We have had RAIN!  Those two things do not always happen at the same time.  The brilliant blooms dot our West Texas landscape precisely at this same time every year whether it rains or not.  I certainly don't know all there i...
The Prickly Pear are blooming!  We have had RAIN!  Those two things do not always happen at the same time.  The brilliant blooms dot our West Texas landscape precisely at this same time every year whether it rains or not.  I ...
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One Thousand Posts
It's better to see something once, than to hear about it a thousand times.   Asian Proverb If I've told you once, I've told you a thousand times.  Idiom Measure a thousand times, and cut once.   A Rule   The number, One Thousand, sounds like a lot of...well...
It's better to see something once, than to hear about it a thousand times.  Asian Proverb If I've told you once, I've told you a thousand times. Idiom Measure a thousand times, and cut once.  A Rule   The number, One Thou...
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Cap...turing The Wordsmithy Good Times
As a self proclaimed 'cuma sorta kinda wordsmithy', I take a lot of creative licenses including a Wurst Speller license, a Please Yourself Punctuation license, and the coveted certificate of 'The Titleist'. All of these licenses and others I make up as I ne...
As a self proclaimed 'cuma sorta kinda wordsmithy', I take a lot of creative licenses including a Wurst Speller license, a Please Yourself Punctuation license, and the coveted certificate of 'The Titleist'. All of these licen...
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Switching Sewing Settings To Stretch Stitch
For years my Janome's settings have been for sewing on COTTON fabrics. That's what quilters sew on pretty much exclusively, and that's what I've been sewing since the early 1990's. I've been taking a long break from piecing and quilting, but I won't go so ...
For years my Janome's settings have been for sewing on COTTON fabrics. That's what quilters sew on pretty much exclusively, and that's what I've been sewing since the early 1990's. I've been taking a long break from piecing a...
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CollectIn Texas Gal I'm kind of a 'Jack of All Trades' with a Masters in Studio Art...thank goodness I can say Master of something. I'm a Girl Raised In Texas and have lived in West Texas most of my life. I'm a retired Art Teacher and High School Girls Coach. I'm a former Quilt Shop owner and have enjoyed making and collecting Quilts for many years. CollectInTexas Gal and Tracks of My Texas Ancestors have become my Virtual Genealogy Family Tree Record and Databases. Here I share my Texas Ancestors, their stories and photographs with CITexas Readers, Family and Friends. I am a Junktique Collector and an Antique Dealer. I LOVE LOVE LOVE Dishes and enjoy sharing them here on CollectInTexas Gal along with my other collections of stuff. HiHoney, my husband of 46 years, and I live in San Angelo, Texas near our Son, DIL and 4 grandchildren. Life is Good In Texas.
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Former Flour Sacks w/Dresser Scarf Sleeves Peddler
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As a 'Vintage Linen Collector', I think I must have been a 'Chiffonnier' in a former life. How else can I explain a life long attraction to

The Prickly Pear Are Blooming In Texas
collectintexasgal.blogspot.com

The Prickly Pear are blooming! We have had RAIN! Those two things do not always happen at the same time. The brilliant blooms dot our West T

One Thousand Posts
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It's better to see something once, than to hear about it a thousand times. Asian Proverb If I've told you once, I've told you a thousand tim

Cap...turing The Wordsmithy Good Times
collectintexasgal.blogspot.com

As a self proclaimed 'cuma sorta kinda wordsmithy', I take a lot of creative licenses including a Wurst Speller license, a Please Yourself P

Switching Sewing Settings To Stretch Stitch
collectintexasgal.blogspot.com

For years my Janome's settings have been for sewing on COTTON fabrics. That's what quilters sew on pretty much exclusively, and that's what

Maxed Out Modella
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Just in case you haven't been introduced to Modella, here she is playing the role she was made for...a Dressmaker Form. It is the second tim

Wordless Wed...How To © 1999
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Keyboard © Symbol Hold down Alt Key...Type numbers 0169...Release Alt Key

Someday I'll Be An Ancestor
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Before I cleaned off my 'Growing Up in the 1950's &1960's' desk mess, I shot a few random photos. You know, just because, no particular thin

Where Are Your Ginghers?
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There is a very good reason why I have already gone back on my less than 24 hour old "I swear not to START any new projects" statement. I kn

AtoZ REFLECTION...Connections~Perfections~Suggestions
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Reflection Connections I've enjoyed watching your childhood in Texas - quite a contrast to mine in PA. Yet here we are Blogland friends and

A New Zenith
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Zoom in on April 1st, No fools showed up for the meeting. Hosts were gathered all about, Could not have staged a warmer greeting. Zealous wr

AtoZ Letter Z~ Texas Oil Boom Zone...
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...In Our Backyard Mother's Iowa Farmer Brothers and their families came for a visit in 1957. It was definitely several days of Kodak moment

AtoZ Letter X & Y~ XOXO's From 1960's Yearbook...Part II
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HEADLINE...First Female Elected President The funny thing about being President is how it affected the rest of my life's interest in all thi

AtoZ Letter X & Y~ XOXO's From 1960's Yearbooks...Part I.
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Almost as priceless as Mother's Shoebox Album and my Scrapbooks...are five school Yearbooks from 1960-1964. In a way, I am surprised not to

AtoZ Letter W ~ What I Wore and What Ever!!!
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Really, Mother! Where are my clothes? I know you took this picture. By the looks of the surroundings, it must have been a hot summer day....

AtoZ Letter V ~ Variety of Vision Wear
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"I swear, Mother, the whole chart was blurry. I could barely see the 'Big E'. The school nurse could not believe how bad my eyes were. Here'

AtoZ Letter U~Useless vs Useful Scraps of Information...
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...of an Underclassman. Sandra Sue Pittman Room 8-A Jr. High Having written my name and location on the inside of the cover of my first scra

T IS FOR JOHANNES TRITHEMIUS
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(1462 - 1516) Does this man look like a merry prankster to you? He doesn't to me, but in fact, that's exactly what he was. And his most elab

AtoZ Letter S~Sister's Sears Crib and The Swinging Ring Test
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It's the first thing to get ready for the arrival of a new member of the family. Unless....that Sweet Baby arrives before the Crib! Then a D

AtoZ Letter R~Read Any Good Books Lately?
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I would have to answer that question with a big NO...back in May 1959. It was the last month of school, and I was ready for summer and a bre