Skywatch Friday: We Do Tacky Real Good Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - December 10, 2009 Skywatch Friday Skywatch Friday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Sylvia K1:15 PMI LOVE it! This is such a hoot! But there are beautiful blue skies! Tacky seems to be in style in a lot of places these days!Have a great weekend!SylviaReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown1:16 PM:) Haha, so do we!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa at Greenbow1:22 PMTis the season for such tackiness. Love that blue sky in the background too.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyYogi♪♪♪1:39 PMSome of us like a little tacky, for Christmas you know.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplysgreerpitt1:57 PMyup!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMojo2:09 PMI think "tacky" is pretty much de riguer for the season.Nice catch!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplynonizamboni2:35 PMSafe to say 'retro'--big smile here. I feel like I've been transported to my Idaho hometown in the 50's. Thanks!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplylazyclick2:42 PMSuperb!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarver2:44 PMToo funny Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKathie Brown2:48 PMLove your sense of humor Sandy!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAndi2:49 PMAh, Waterbury. Seriously though, being surrounded by Litchfield County's ubiquitously low-key holiday decor (i.e., white lights) it's nice to see a festive splash of color!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRajesh2:54 PMLovely decorations under the blue sky.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyEG CameraGirl2:55 PMGotta say I have to agree with you. ;-) But East Gwillimbury is vying for tackiest of all. LOLReplyDeleteRepliesReplySusan at Stony River2:59 PMOne day I've got to get to Waterbury. LOLYour title is priceless!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTara R.3:00 PMHaha... I think I prefer 'tacky' over nothing at all. This reminds me of my hometown when I was a kid.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMy name is Riet3:06 PMLOve that decoration. hihiReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJTG (Misalyn)3:35 PMThis comment has been removed by the author.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJTG (Misalyn)3:36 PMThis post really me made smile.funny but I think it is beautiful in its own way. :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGuy D3:46 PMExcellent shot, you gave me some great ideas.All the bestGuyRegina In PicturesReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNessa3:57 PMBellissimo!Car Goes BoomReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRune4:01 PM:o) cool shootReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPhoto Cache4:12 PMWe do too, but I guess since you called shotgun, you have the title this year.Have a wonderfully tacky weekend.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarolyn Ford4:23 PMLove your sense of humor! Amazing blue sky...like ours out here in so. California yesterday and today. Rain is coming tomorrow though...bye bye blue sky!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAL4:38 PMHaha,pretty cool!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMaggie May4:48 PMEvery city you go to, is very good at it too! Including here!Nuts in MayReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous5:02 PMhaha~ funny!.thank .you for .your ..share.....ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd5:55 PMreminds me of an article I read today on CNN about artistic knitted graffiti today. thought of you, seehttp://www.cnn.com/2009/LIVING/12/04/knitting.irpt/index.htmlReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJim6:43 PMVery funny title for your fabulous photo. :PSydney - City and SuburbsReplyDeleteRepliesReplySamson7:26 PMThat's a cool shot Sandy!GS HillsReplyDeleteRepliesReplyalicesg7:28 PMThe christmas decoration looked so beautiful.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyeden7:37 PMhahaha.. you made me smile Sandy. Love your postReplyDeleteRepliesReplyeileeninmd8:12 PMThat is funny, I think the town near me has similiar decorations. Your photo and comment made me giggle. Thanks for the laugh and Happy skywatching.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySecret Mom Thoughts8:47 PMI love the old school style of decorations. Nice shot.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyEbie9:17 PMYou made my day Sandy, good sense of humor.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyThis Is My Blog - fishing guy10:22 PMSandy: Very decorative no matter what.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDigital Flower Pictures11:10 PMThe red and gold is an interesting color combo.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio12:06 AMI like it! Great perspective, Sandy.Happy Sky Watch!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTash1:17 AMHa-ha...the banner is quite un-tacky. Very fun SWF.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySally in WA1:19 AMHey! I think I've seen that same bell decoration in our town!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGattina3:05 AMI especially love to see blue skies for the moment, since I sit in the rain since 3 weeks !ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown6:14 AMsnd many agrees. so do i.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyArija7:39 AMWell, not everybody can decorate with decorum like the Viennese ...ten points for trying though.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplypenny8:46 AMTackiness seems to be spreading across the country but at least you have clear blue skies overhead.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyVictoria Tsavdaridou8:52 AMNice shot. Thanks for sharing, have a nice SWF.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPappy9:15 AMHi Sandy, Merry Christmas. PappyReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDewdrop9:45 AMOh come on... what's wrong with the garland bell? LOL! Reminds me of the stuff my home town used to do. It's vintage!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplystoryteller10:35 AMLOL ... holiday decorations this season seem out of sync with such lovely clear blue skies. I’m participating twice this week:Vistas after Monday's Storm Clear Southern California SkiesHugs and blessings,ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDaryl10:49 AMIts not tacky, its festive!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown12:44 PMFirst I must apologize for being so far behind, blizzard, hubs home and underfoot, grandkids spent a night, and gingerbread houses have left me little time on the computer over the last few days.I think every town does it pretty good. :) lol Ours too.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySan2:57 PMThat looks like the decorations in the town where I grew up. And as a kid, I thought they were pure magic!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJacqui4:36 PMGreat fun. I love tacky, kitschy, retro, vintage Christmassy stuff xxReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRobin5:45 PMTacky, but all part and parcel of the season :).ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPearl Maple7:16 PMTacky maybe, but they do hold up to the weather which might be why we all get to share a bit of tacky.Fabulous blue skies though!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGattina2:29 AMThat looks very nice and christmassy !ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNaturegirl8:58 AMYUP>>tacky is the word!I suppose it's budget cuts!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyQuiet Paths11:47 AMHa! This is great. Pretty much looks like what our little town does...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa Wilson7:15 PMThat's the kind of decorations they use in Sand Springs, OK where I grew up! Pretty sky!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.