White Wednesday #37

While in Naples, my mom and I hit several thrift, consignment and antique shops.  One of my finds was a beat-up old white scale.  I used it to stage the photos for my newest batches of soap, as well as some of my white pitchers, dishes and vintage linens.  And of course, as my soaps are al 'a natural, they are all shades of white too.....these pics are all 'vintage-fied' with Picasa, and I love the different textures and shades of the whites in a warmed black and white setting.....






My mom, a breast cancer survivor, for whom I began making soap.


Visit Kathleen at Faded Charm for more White Wednesday bloggers.  It's one of my favorites!
And, of course, if you're interested in purchasing my soap, visit:
the real soap co.



Sissie's Shabby Cottage said...

Hi Cindy,
I love your scales and your soaps looks so yummy.
The picture of you and your Mom is so sweet.
She could pass for your sister, she is beautiful and so are you!


Polly said...

Great photos Cindy! The soaps look edible!! Glad you had fun in Naples!

Take care,


Marianne said...

Lovely scale! It is a great prop for photo shoots, so I am sure we will see lots of it. Good!

Miss Gracie's House said...

I love the pic of you and your mom...you have her smile.
raising the bar...LOL...you are so funny...love it though and that is such a unique scale...perfect for your soap.
Thank YOU for the spotlight...I know you can appreciate what the rest of the room *house* looks like during the process:)

The Charm of Home said...

Oh, your soap looks awesome. I will have to go check that out.

Claudia said...

Wonderful photos, Cindy. And the photo of you and your Mom is just wonderful!


Glenda/MidSouth said...

Wow! She looks to young to be your Mother !
You both are pretty ladies.

Rust: Vintage Inspired Design said...

Hi Cindy,
Such pretty whites...your photography is always stunning!
Happy WW!

Bella's Rose Cottage said...

Cindy, Your vintage-fied photographs are lovely, I'll have to go play on picasa someday soon :-) Bella

Cheryl ~ ZanyMayd said...

What Wonderful Treasures & the Soap does look wonderful.... the Photos are All Beautiful~

~ Regan said...

Beautiful... I am intrigued with cold process, but havent' had the guts to try it yet. Your soaps are just heavenly looking!

Angie said...

For some reason, your soap reminds me of slices of fudge...mmmmmmmmm. Such beautiful pictures!

Hugs ~ Angie

Raspberries and Rose Petals said...

Oh my word! Your soaps look absolutely yummy! Love how you gave your photos that vintage-like look!

I would have to agree with the others ~ you and your mom could pass as sisters! She looks so young!

Happy WW!

Unknown said...

I agree, each time I see pictures of your mom, my thought is you could be sisters.

Your soap looks delicious. Reminds me of fudge, yum yum!

Old Time Cindy said...

I like the effect you created with your pictures. I decided that this is my month to begin making soap. I need those natural products.
Cindy at Lakewood

Nice and Easy Antiques said...

The Real Soap looks really good! Beautiful pictures!

The Decorating Diaries said...

Beautiful photos and what a great scale!


Amy Kinser said...

Such beautiful photos. I love that you make soap. What a wonderful treat for yourself and others.

Anonymous said...

Beautiful soaps and I love the scales. All the photos are gorgeous! Hww

Screaming Meme said...

This post made my swoon....Love love love your treasures...Meme

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