Weekend Junk #4

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

All week I dreamed of a Saturday full of thrifting…then I slept in late…then my boyfriend’s family planned a get-together. I ended up with only 30 minutes of thrifting time. That was plenty of time for a quick trip to East Valley Lutheran Thrift Shop’s half-off sale. I’d also stopped by on Thursday when I went to the bank, which is across the street from the thrift store (you can’t pass an opportunity like that up). That should explain why some items are marked half-off and some aren’t.

Here are my finds:


Black Shelf $4.00


Gold 8x10 Frame $2.00 $1.00
Wood Tray $2.00 $1.00


White Vase $0.50 $0.25
Candleholder $1.50 $0.75
Cheese Dome $5.00 $2.50


Glass Honey Jar $0.50
Milk Glass Plate $3.00
Glass Jar $0.50
Pair of Brass Candleholders $4.00 $2.00

I found some great pieces for just a couple quick stops. My project list is definitely growing. I’m going to have to bust out the spray paint and de-brass the world soon.

6 comments:

  1. I love your blog, super cute! I just found you on the homemaker on a dime bloghop! I'm your newest follower! I am not an all DIY home decor blog, I like to do a little bit of everything! But I am inspired by a lot, which i why I am following you now!

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  2. I love the milk glass plate, I collect milk glassware, its so beautiful! Cute blog! I am a new follower from homemaker on a dime also. I would love for you to check out my own little diy blog at shaydesoflife.blogspot.com
    Thanks!

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  3. Hi Sam! Those look like some amazing steals you got there:) I love your creativity that spreads all over throughout your blog! Thanks for joining us on Boost My Blog Friday last week, cause it was so much fun:) And naturally I am here to follow you back and if you have a spare moment feel free to take a look at our new Blog Tutorial going on today. It's pretty easy and it comes in handy, especially for creative people like you :) See you there!
    Happy Wednesday

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  4. Okay you are officially adorable. I love your blog!! So happy you found me so I could find YOU!

    Do watch Cash and Cari on HGTV? I just watched it and am now obsessed and thinking non-stop about thrift store finds and refurbishing. I'm so excited to use what you share as my inspiration! Can't wait to see more of what you do with your house. :)

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  5. @country girl: Yes, I love Cash and Cari! Sometimes I think Cari is a little dull, but I love the idea behind it. Although, I get jealous that I can't buy some things they find on the show.

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  6. Oh, my! You really scored well on your thrift finds.

    Btw, thank you for joining in our Swap Followings Linky Party and making it a success! Hope to see you again next month :)

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