Category Archives: Thrift

Yard Sale Finds.

What a gorgeous day Saturday was. Perfect weather, I got up fairly early, and after I’d been out shopping for an hour or so, my fellow bargain hunter Shannon called and said she wanted to tag along. It’s so much more fun yard shopping with a kindred spirit. When you’re by yourself, you can’t talk […]

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Babies’ first yard sale!

Yard saling is in my blood. I grew up with parents who yard saled on a pretty regular basis and am a yard sale FREAK now. I used to go to yard sales — and estate sales, and thrift stores, etc. — exclusively for vintage stuff, which I detail on my other blog Pretty.Quirky. Now, it’s […]

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A thrifting we will go.

I got out of work early yesterday and since the babies would have still been napping if I had gone straight home, I took advantage of the early afternoon to do a little thrift store shopping. I got some clothes for the babies, which I should be shot for, because I bought a ton of […]

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Sorry for the break.

I didn’t mean to leave you hanging for a week! The ugly truth of the matter is that I usually try to put together three or four posts over the weekend and then schedule them to post throughout the week — I just don’t have the time to blog in real time. But last Saturday, […]

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Aaaaaaand Project #5.

So around four years ago, I found this chunky little table-and-chairs combo at a thrift store in Madison, Wisconsin. It was already cheap, and, on top of that, marked down 30%, so I think I paid around $24 for the set. I had my antique booth at the time and the intention was always to […]

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