Monday, September 19, 2011

Bargains Vintage~Style



It's starting to rain again today~~hard to get some good lighting in the house even with the lights on and doors open~~last Thursday was my junking day and found these treasures on the very cheap.


This aqua~ribbed bowl with green banding is my very favorite find for $4.00; a large vintage print of "The Hunt" in faded aqua's/tans~~$10.00 (I want to maybe paint the frame); sweet tall wooden pedestal for $5.00~~



A vintage metal tray depicting apples for $1.00;  the brown sewing basket $2.00~~I'm thinking some burlap and paint on this little project~~all the mentioned items came from Catholic Charity.


My favorite junking stop Thursday~~our local habitat resale~~found the "orange plaid" footstool and white metal table~~each $1.00!

Could not have past up these little treasures: each 25 cents~~big wooden knobs and two lovely old door plates complete with rust!  They will come in handy for projects too. 
 I left something at the resale shop that I could kick myself for not buying~~$5.00 metal table with a wooden top~~so industrial and paint~worthy~~when the store opens tomorrow I'm hoping it's still there. 

  It will make a great side table for resale at my booth~~I'll picture tomorrow if I'm lucky enough to still get it.

I'm sending my lovely junk over to these parties:

6 comments:

  1. Hi, these are all nice find and I'm sure your repurposing some of the pieces will fetch some nice items from them.
    I have to tell you though...I love, love the apple tray! If you were close by...I'd haggle with you for sure! LOL. Great blog! Hugs!
    Loretta

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  2. I agree the apple tray is the winner! But all the other stuff sure comes in second...good buys..good selection...

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  3. Oh, nice finds. Can't wait to see what you'll do with some of them. Love that pedestal the best. Susan

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  4. I love that bowl! very cool finds!
    Blessings, Joanne

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  5. Great finds...loving the white metal table!

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