Monday, January 15, 2007

Thrill of the Hunt

Wow, double post today! I went to my favorite consignment shop this weekend! I hadn't been there since a few weeks before Christmas. When I pull into the parking lot, it's a feeling of sheer delight! This particular shop has housewares, furniture, linens and clothing! It has a variety of everything and the two women that own it do a wonderful job. As I walk around looking at all the treasures to be had I repeatedly tell my sister, ohhhh you should buy this! Or I really want this but (the reduntant answer, lol) I have NO more room! But, it's the little things that make me so happy! The little glass pedestal bowl was on the $2 table outside the shop. The little needlepoint was hiding underneath something and NEEDED to come home with me! The little daisy placecards and birdies were together and spotted immediately. And my love for vintage kitchen utencils and tools is becoming an obsession! It's a nice retreat to the stresses of everyday that make me, oh so happy! :)


Jen said...

Okay, I love everything you got but that brown needlepoint and the pedestal dish and the daisies! You are killing me!


Shirlee said...

Hi Kristi, you always find great stuff and the best deals. :)

Daisy Cottage said...

Okay, those daisy placecards are ADORABLE! Of course, I'm partial! LOL ~ I'm so happy for you because you SCORED! Love all of your goodies ~ yes, it is THE best escape!

annewithane65 (Kim) said...

I just love your thrift store did very well!

Colleen said...

Great finds! I probably would have picked out the same things. I'm glad I found your blog.

Kristi said...

Awww thanks girls!!! I have some more pics I need to post soon. It's been one of those CRAZY weeks this week! Felt so good to stay home and do nothing today! :)

Anonymous said...

Love all of your finds Kristi. The birds are just so darn sweet. I wish I could go treasure shopping with you. RJ


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