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Thursday, December 20, 2012

Recent Acquisitions


I came across these wood nesting tables at an estate sale this weekend and I found a few items today during my lunch hour.  A vintage vase of flowers - you cannot tell from the photo, but the vase has a Holland-like windmill on it.  I also found a small carved rickshaw and a little brown metal purse.



 I was tipped off by a fellow blogger about these wire chairs - they are actually part of Crate and Barrel's Christmas ornament collection this year online for $4.95 each!


I found a bunch of Hall's Lifetime Furniture at an estate sale this week to add to my collection.  I will most likely sell the duplicates on ebay. - Let me know if you are interested.



This complete avocado green kitchen set comes was designed with a green marble-like counter on each side of the double sink.


The nursery set is a duplicate, so I will be selling it.

The rest of my Hall's collection can be seen by clicker here:



I also picked up an old silk tie and a vintage pair of leather women's gloves.  I am going to use the fabric to upholster the chairs I purchases a few weeks ago.  I usually pick these up for a friend the makes dolls, she uses them to make the shoes.  I am going to use the leather from the gloves for some mini projects on the horizon.

8 comments:

  1. Hello Troy,
    More wonderful items to add to your collection. I especially love the nesting tables and I can't wait to see the re-upholstered chair with that lovely fabric.
    Hugs,
    Giac

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  2. Lots of very clever buys. Well done

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  3. Great finds! Where did you get the miniature purse on one of the nesting tables?

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    1. Hi Maria, the purse was at an estate sale. It is painted metal - maybe lead? I paid 50 cents for it!

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  4. Fabulous finds Troy! Merry Christmas!

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  5. What excellent ideas....and wonderful finds! Have a great holiday!

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  6. I am in your blog first time. All looks so good. Have a nice Christmas time.

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