Tag Archives: Haeger Potteries

Large Containers …Floral Friday

Because I have to use the room I’m renovating, it’s necessary to move furniture back into place after I complete part of a project. After repositioning the dresser and night stand, I decided to utilize the bedroom as the staging … Continue reading

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Haeger Foundations …Floral Friday

It’s been too long since I’ve posted an all Haeger vase, Friday post, so today I’ll touch base with that idea. Pottery from the defunct Dundee, Illinois company has been a mainstay of the supply shelf inventory for well over … Continue reading

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Using Orchids …Floral Friday

I mulled over how to approach today’s theme for several days.  At the urging of a fellow blogger, I was encouraged to write an in-depth article about the use of orchids in floral arrangements.  In the end, I decided not … Continue reading

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What Is This Thing? …Floral Friday

The peculiar pot was displayed on top of an old industrial television cart all summer into the autumn at my favorite thrift store.  When I first spotted it, I picked it up and asked one of the store owners, “What … Continue reading

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Vintage Yellows …Floral Friday

I really wanted to concentrate on a primary color for today’s projects, so I brought out my old color wheel chart, closed my eyes, and dropped a dime onto the page. It landed on yellow. My color preferences have always … Continue reading

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Haeger Designs …Floral Friday

Recently, I found out that Haeger Potteries will be halting production of their entire product line. Haeger management in East Dundee, Illinois said this was a bittersweet decision as it happens during the pottery’s 145th anniversary. The ongoing problems of … Continue reading

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So Simple …Floral Friday

The small Guanyin Bodhisattva statuette stood neglected on the shelf in the shop because of a minor flaw. I decided to mercifully bring the diety of compassion home. The flaw is at the front of the piece, so it’s rather … Continue reading

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