Sunday, June 8, 2014

Here Kitty, Kitty, Kitty! - My Unintentional Garden Cat Collection

I Rescued these from an antique store, simply because they were filthy dirty and in need of some love and attention.  Sort of like pet rescue on a different level.

Unbeknownst to me, at the time of purchase, this appears to be the entire set of "Garden Cat".

It was only produced from the fall of 1996 to 1997 and, as far as I have been able to ascertain, the only sizes produced were the  1 quart (A-1-B), 2 quart (A-2-B) and 3 quart (A-3-B).

As interesting as they are, the jury is still out as to whether they are staying in my collection or not.

UPDATE: 7-12-2014   Well, they didn't stay in my collection.  My mother saw this blog post and fell in love with them, so they are gracing her kitchen now, along with her Shadow Iris.  

Where is your Corning Ware??


  1. If you decide to sell, I am interested, they would match my kitchen stuff perfectly. I have never seen them before. Absolutely love them. Thanks
    Sue Donovan

  2. I was shocked when I saw this! I thought I'd seen ever pattern that was produced...but of course, I'm wrong. I love cats! And people leave their unwanted kitties @ my home knowing, I always find a home for them. I am also very interested in purchasing these if you should decide to sell them! I promise to give them a good home too!! Phyllis Leatherwood

  3. HA HA... Sorry Phyllis... My mom saw this post and immediately guilted me into giving them to her. So they are all in her possession now.... :) But if she ever decides to let them go, I will let you know.

  4. Thanks so much Shane for letting me! I really appreciate it!!

  5. I have this set as well and it came with a matching dish towel. I love this set!

  6. Shane, any idea on value of the 2 quart? I just picked one up and info is hard to come by!

    Many Thanks!

  7. There was a set of 3-(1qt,2qt, & 3qt) that SOLD yesterday on price 154.95..wish it had been me.

    THEY are out there just have to continue to look!

    Thanks for your wonderful blog..
    i am now a true collector with 20 sets each a different pattern

  8. Just noticed a garden cat casserole on e-bay for 249.99
    I love this design but not for 249.99.

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