Friday, July 31, 2009

Yard Sale Finds 7-31-09

I hit 5 yard sales today and the thrift store earlier in the week. Here's my stash.......................

Three primitive spools. $2 for all. I plan on removing the colored string and just keeping the bare spools.




Large outdoor lantern. New in package $5. This will work great with the patio off the new addition!!!!



Country Living Book 25 cents.



Country decorating book 25 cents.

Topiary $2. Berry vine 50 cents. Large cast iron birdbath $2. Small cast iron birdbath 50 cents.



Ceiling fan for the guest bedroom in the new addition $15. Looks brand new. This is Hunter brand (not the cheapy $39 one from home depot).


Brushed nickle light fixture $2.
Large decorative ball 50 cents. Bowl $1.
Children's rocking chair $4.


Distressed Plaque $1.


Dresses $2 each. For the girls. The blue, pink and brown silk one will look so cute with brown leggings.



Shirt $1 new with tags. I have been needing a new white shirt.
Two zoo themed scrapbook kits 50 cents each. Rocket engines 50 cents. These engines are around $7 or $8 bucks a package at Walmart. The hubby and son love to launch their rockets.



16 comments:

  1. great finds!! i love thrift stores...

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  2. My goodness those are incredibly lucky finds and so timely with your additions! I love that the bird baths match too - so funny when that happens :)

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  3. visiting from Rhodas, love your thrifty finds!

    wow you did well, I have had a couple of blah weeks, funny how it goes like that

    Sarah

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  4. Wow you really hit pay dirt! Great deals.

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  5. Geesh, I want to come shopping with you!!! Love everything! Those little birdbaths, the light fixtures, the spools! What awesome finds!

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  6. Wow you sure did good! Love the bird baths!

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  7. Super buys ! Love that topiary !
    Still jealous of your bird baths - quit showing them, LOL !
    Hugs ~ Kammy

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  8. Wow, what a steal on that lantern! How could that lady not have returned that?! Must be nice to have money to burn, right? Love that birdbath, and the $2 light fixture too! You got some incredible deals this week!

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  9. Wowza - you got some GREAT deals this week! The lantern and light will look so great in your home.

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  10. You did get some great deals this week! Isn't it fun to go out and see what comes up?!?

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  11. My, Oh My, did you ever score. Dont' you just love getting such sweet deals? Thanks for sharing.

    Hugs to ya,
    Connie

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  12. Hi Arlene, did you want to sign up for the Rooster Party? I'm not sure by your comment. Let me know when you can...love you have you!

    Barb :-)

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  13. Hi Arlene....you are the winner of the Rooster Contest. Congratulations!!!!!!

    Please send me your address. My email is:

    sshadeeron@aol.com
    Please put something about the contest in your subject line so I will know it is you. :-)

    Hugs, Barb

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  14. Hi Arlene....make that the giveaway. Boy, I am tired.

    Let me hear from you.

    Hugs, Barb

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  15. I love your thrifty finds. Reminds me of when my Granny used to take us to the sales yard and yard sales. I love going...just got busy with life. I'm back in the saddle again, and love it. Thanks for sharing your finds, it gives me inspirations. Mumzie ;)

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