Monday, July 13, 2009

Etsybloggers Carnival - July 17, 2009

I didn’t think I had anything to share for this carnival, but I was wrong. Here's what happened:

I started to look at my options:
1. Christmas in July-do you celebrate? Do anything in your shop?
I didn't even realize Christmas in July was happening until a few days ago, so this topic was dead in the water!
2. July is National Hot Dog month! write about anything related to hot dogs.
I'm not a hotdog person either. Don't have fond memories of a favorite hotdog stand or cooking hotdogs on the grill. But I do remember when I was young, being jealous of people stopping at the vendors in New York, grabbing a hotdog on the run. Always wanted to eat one of those...

So I decided to give you some NYC hotdog vendor photographs:

Not sure if this is a hotdog stand, but it was photographed by Otilius,
one of my favorite bloggers at New York Nitty-Gritty

Do you remember when hot dogs were called frankfurters.
Historic photography (1942) by Charles Cushman, seen on flickr page,
What Makes The Pie Shops Tick?

Shot with an Ultra Wide Angle lens.
Photograph by Kevin (ktnl)

Times Square. Forgot the stands were out day AND night.
Photograph by Erik van der Zwet Slotenmaker

Thanks, Cindy, for reminding me of the beauty of hotdogs!


Splendid Little Stars said...

love the photographs!

Nancy said...

Nothing like the dirty water hot dog stands:) I get em in D.C.

Rose Works Jewelry said...

Those are great shots :D

BeadedTail said...

Great photos! I always see those NY hot dog carts in the movies and think they just look like so much fun!

Athena said...

Great photos! I especially like the one from 1942.

cindy said...

thanks for the great photos, Deb! said...

I love NYC hot dogs (lived there) Thanks for sharing. The first hot dog stand photo looks just the same as years ago?! about 20 years ago! Gosh I miss the tiny NYC hotdogs! Great post.

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