Monday, November 29, 2010

Blue Monday: Signs of Blue

Blue Monday is hosted weekly by Smiling Sally.
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I love taking snaps of old signs, especially old neon signs. And I love the turquoise blue in these shots of a sign I found while M and I were exploring one of the older parts of downtown San Antonio, during our recent trip to Texas. I'm not sure what sort of business it advertised – that "greatest cut" could mean a barbershop, I suppose. The building is a very old one, and it still has shops in it, but none of the original ones. I'm so glad they decided to keep the sign.

(Click on photos to enlarge.)


I really like the bright blue graffiti in this one, too.

6 comments:

  1. Love the blue, especially the old sign.

    Happy Blue Monday, Joy!

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  2. Great shots.

    Family Bonding in the kitchen is my share for Blue Monday.

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  3. Love that blue sign. Very retro. Happy Blue Monday.

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  4. the sign is indeed interesting! it is an unusual one for a hairdressers, but I can't think of what else it could mean, either.

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  5. Looks like a vintage sign, like it!
    Have a fun week!

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  6. I also like the old neon sign, although the newer sign is definitely a bright blue.

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