Sunday, July 29, 2012

A Whopper of an Estate Sale...cont.

The treasures!

Mid-century jewelry box & a couple pairs of cluster clip-ons.

Vintage atomic tablecloths.

Vintage yarn embroidery on a piece of burlap.

Vintage children's knit and pair of embroidered overalls.

Vintage embroidered corduroy pants. 

Another pair of cute embroidered overalls.

Embroidered bib for a dolly.

The cutest pair of embroidered corduroy overalls. 

Vintage box of letters and numbers.

Archies vinyl. <3

Vintage children's workbooks.

Vintage Cedar Point map from the 70's.

A cluster of vintage postcards. I LOVE the old Holiday Inn ones!

Seventeen Magazine 1976.

Inside view of Seventeen Magazine 1976.

HUGE stack of vintage wrapping paper. To. Die. For.

Peter Rabbit and Katy books. Circa 1931 & 1943.

Inside look at Katy.

Inside look at Peter Rabbit.

Pulp Love.

Inside look of a cute Little Elf book.

Vintage A.A. Milne books. Circa 1946 & 1943.

Vintage Raggedy Ann & Andy books. Circa 1960.
Discarded from a local school hence the wear and tear.

The Little Prince. Circa 1943.

Inside look of  The Little Prince.

AMAZING mid-century melamine beverage tray. Love love love.


One of the amazing mid-century homes that a few of these treasures were discovered at.
My total DREAM home! Sigh...

Vintage Lamb cake mold! I have always wanted one of these!
I can't wait to make one of these at Easter time next year!!!

Vintage Aggravation game. 

I'm forever collecting these vintage games in hopes that someday I will have
one bad@$$ vintage game-room!
I forever treasure our wine and Michigan Rummy nights played
with our adorable vintage Canasta cards!

This baby was in a bit of rough condition but I still had to snatch it up!
How could I not? It's my FAVORITE color!

Pretty worn, but for a buck...had to.

Another awesome collection of vintage postcards! let me explain myself...
I have very fond memories of my mama and I driving to Florida with the convertible
top down...blaring this song over and over again and singing at the top of our lungs!
Guilty pleasure...
How COOL are these!?!?

The very handsome Angus MacFarlane of England...

My fellow tattooed compadre'.
So cool!

Adorable...just sayin.

The lovely Margaret MacFarland...


So, my dear it is.

Feast your eyes upon all this fantasticness!

Like I said...the treasure hunting gods were definitely on my side the past
 couple of days and I could not thank them more! 

These were just some of my favorite finds...

Looking forward to taking you along on my future adventures!

Till next time...



Thursday, July 26, 2012

A Whopper of an Estate Sale!

The treasure-hunting gods were definitely with me today :)

My amazing hubby and little gal had an awesome daddy/daughter adventure to go on today so I decided to have a nice little day to myself before heading into work...and what better way than treasure-hunting at a couple estate sales!??

This is just a glimpse of the kind of luck I had today...

I am one happy camper, let me tell ya!

Stay tuned for more photos! 

Till then...

Happy Thursday!