Tuesday, August 9, 2016

- Another blast from the past

Retrospective (8/14)

Patch #222 Button candy

I actually bought these for G last year ...

then had grandparent guilt about the fact that they were pure sugar and copious quantities of food dye, which overrode the initial nostalgia factor. So they sat in a kitchen drawer until today, when the past expiration date landed them in the trash. But not before inspiring a patch of innovation ...

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Hazel Monte triggered a retro memory with her recent post about ColorForms.

It's probably understandable that my all-time favorite set was called Miss Cookie's Kitchen. So I googled it and found this ...

I'm thinking the version on the lower left was the one I had. It should be fun coming up with a patch to match.