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Pink and Blue and Bargains, Too

I’ve had a good couple of weeks of bargain shopping. Most of my buys have been for my booth at the flea market, but I did find a couple for myself as well. I was really thrilled to find this … Continue reading

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Old Country Roses, Salt and Pepper Shakers, and Bargains

As I have said many times, my dining room is dark and filled with dark wood furniture, so many times my photographs don’t have enough light in them. I have found that using a white tablecloth first helps with this … Continue reading

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Under the Sea and Thrifty Purchases

I have a self-imposed restriction to not spend any money on tablescapes, but I fell off the wagon recently. I found some really cute salt and pepper shakers online at a reduced price, and before I knew it, click, click, … Continue reading

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Antique Malls, Bargains, and Punch Bowls {Plus the Rest of the Florida Trip}

To tell you about the last part of our trip to Florida, I will focus on antiques and collectibles. I am constantly on the lookout for good buys that I can take back to our booth and resell for a … Continue reading

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Aqua, Silver, and Flea Market Update

If you are a regular reader, you’re probably sick of my talking about The Antiques Roadshow, so I am getting back to tablescaping today. Plus I have some news about our booth at the Flea Market. Recently my mother brought … Continue reading

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Decisions, Decisions…

I’m still pondering what to take to the Antiques Roadshow. As I said in my earlier post, we will take the wagon, but I’m still indecisive on everything else. I have been doing some internet research, and I will share … Continue reading

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Brass Candlestick and Toile Table

Do ya’ll remember this candlestick? I purchased it for $2 at a yard sale a few weeks ago. I told you then that I would probably keep this one for myself instead of sell it at my booth. I said … Continue reading

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Spring Yard Work, Spring Visit, and Spring Table

We have had a busy few days. After working on the lawn mower and FINALLY getting it running Saturday morning, we left to go visit our son and his wife. He called when we were about half way there and … Continue reading

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New Purchase plus Spring Photos

As I write this post, it is raining very hard outside with flash flood and thunderstorm warnings in our area plus the threat of hail later on. I knew that this weather was predicted, so yesterday I made a point … Continue reading

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Thomas Kinkade Table Plus Memories of a Dear Friend

The last few days have flown by so fast  that I am not even sure what day it is! We worked on things for the booth Saturday, visited my in-laws Sunday, and I got sidelined by a whopper of a … Continue reading

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