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    Posted 9 years ago

    rocker-sd
    (119 items)

    These are some pictures of some of my Flamingo collection. They are displayed in our flamingo room (our sunroom). The first three pics are of some of the glass shelfs above the window, these are just three of six. The fourth is our folding screen. Started collecting thes birds in the late seventies, usually paying 2 or 3 dollars apiece.

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    1. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 9 years ago
      Please tell me you have one on your front lawn...I'm like a little kid the few times I see that!! So retro So absolutely cool !!! You have a beautiful collection !!
    2. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 9 years ago
      Thanks chevy59, Hedgewalker, and BeauxPurdy. Yes Hedgewalker, I usually have two on the lawn outside the sunroom. But they come in for the South Dakota winter. Mine are vintage 40's cement birds standing on rebar legs.
    3. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 9 years ago
      Classic rocker...You made my day Thanks !!
    4. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 9 years ago
      Thanks for the love, scandinavian_pieces and Savoychina1
    5. ThriftStoreAddict ThriftStoreAddict, 9 years ago
      I love the screen--I love all of them--but I would have to say my favorites are the non-flamingo birds in the third picture. Just gorgeous
    6. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 9 years ago
      Thanks PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, yes I have noticed we have a lot of same taste. I have visited your site a number times. I started collecting the flamingos because I thought they were so tacky, and then they grew on me.
    7. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 9 years ago
      Thanks ThriftStoreAddict, I agree, I am not a purist any pink bird will do!
    8. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 9 years ago
      Thanks BELLIN68 for the comment and love
    9. l.a.lady l.a.lady, 9 years ago
      These take me back to my childhood. My mom had flamingos everywhere. She even had them on the bathroom walls and stickies in the tub area. Very nice!
    10. StevieSputnik StevieSputnik, 7 years ago
      Nice! Always fun to find a fellow flamingo collector.
    11. Zowie Zowie, 7 years ago
      What lovely flamingos beautiful in colour.
    12. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 5 years ago
      Thanks for the Love StevieSputnik and Zowie!
    13. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 4 years ago
      Yay! Flamingos finally have their own category. Much deserved.
    14. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 4 years ago
      thanks for the Love PhilDMorris, Ben, TimeTraveler, and aura
    15. PostCardCollector PostCardCollector, 4 years ago
      My husband gave my daughter the set, Your photo#1-- after a trip to China about 1970. Identical. So pretty!
    16. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 4 years ago
      Nothing better than flamingos, I've got some plastic pinkies in my garden pots. :)
    17. PostCardCollector PostCardCollector, 4 years ago
      How cute!

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