Category Archives: Thrifting

Thrift Store Find!

I love to go to thrift shops with my son. You never know what you will find. This time I got this for all of $2. I’m not really sure what it is, but it reminds me a lot of … Continue reading

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Antique Shopping!

My sister was here visiting this past week. We had a great time shopping thrift stores, outlets, and antique shops. Here are a few of the quilty things I found. This doll quilt almost came home with me. It was … Continue reading

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Whenever we travel, Mr. Wonderful and I always try to hit up a few antique and thrift shops. We did just that while traveling to and from my niece’s wedding last weekend. I was so excited to find this top … Continue reading

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Vintage Fabric Finds

Every time I go home and spend time with my sisters, we make a trip to Good Will. We love thrift shopping! Here are some vintage fabrics I found there last week. I love this border print! This one looks … Continue reading

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Work in Progress Wednesday

This is what I am working on today. It is another top for QBB. I did a bit of thrifting with my girls this week. Here is what I found. Love this! It is probably a bit heavy for a … Continue reading

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Singer Book Bank

I have collected vintage Singer Sewing Machine Company items for YEARS. Last weekend, my DH spotted a Singer book shaped bank at the antique fest. I have always wanted one of these but had never seen one in person. I … Continue reading

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New Machine….

Well, new to me! I am not sure how old this one actually is. I am normally a Singer girl but this little Elna caught my eye last weekend at a local antique fest and the price was right. I … Continue reading

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Some thrifty finds!

To those who know me, it is no secret that I LOVE LOVE LOVE thrift shops! I am normally not a shopper but a thrift shop or tag sale provides for me the thrill of finding the ultimate treasure :).  … Continue reading

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