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Sunday, 22 July 2012

Thrifty Finds and What About That Emily & Jef!

I will admit it - I am a hopeless romantic.  There, I said it.  I try each
season of the Bachelor or Bachelorette not to fall but each time I do! 
There's something about the show - frankly I find some things a little
wrong - however I am not judge and jury - simply a reluctant fan.

I had to watch the final episode!  Yeah, it's done - now my new mantra
will be "no more bachelor", "no more bachelor"..... check back with me
to see how I do...hahaha!

I did get a chance to drop by my favourite spot - Skip City as Mr. Biff
and I call it - it's our local recycling depot that also has a community shop.

I've noticed, of late, their prices are going up (like everything else) and
the thrill of finding something cool for next to nothing is waning.  Here's
what I got today:
 Sorry for the blurrrrrrrrrr....this little mirror will get a lovely
coat of white and be shabbied up.
 A cute little Ikea lamp - to paint and make pretty!
 Love these chunky shelf brackets - they are iron and already
shabbied up - I know just where I am going to use them!
And I love this little rustic tin - embossed with
"Heartful Garden" it!

I paid a total of $14 - I guess it's not bad but it's more than I thought it
would be (am I getting cheap?)

Hope you all had a great weekend and here's to romance!
Cheers to Emily & Jef!


Shabby chic Sandy said...

Great finds--and what a deal! Love those shelf brackets especially,


Loving the shelf bracketts too!
Thank you SO MUCH for your prayers for my's a huge shock! God is in control.

PJH Designs said...

Hi Peggy, love your finds especially the brackets. Won't you come and share at my new party Totally Transformed Tuesday? I would love for you to drop by. Hugs, Peggy

Full Circle Creations said...

Great finds. I love the brackets and the tin box. Thanks for sharing at the All Star Block Party!


Vicki @ lifeinmyemptynest said...

New follower and will be reading! I went to a bachelorette finale viewing party and we had so much fun. It is a silly show, but I fall for it every time too :-)

heather @ new house, new home, new life said...

I'm your newest fan, Peggy. Thanks for sharing at th All Star Block Party.

Bev said...

hi, i'm following the welcome wednesday blog hop. i would love for you to visit my blog and follow if you like it

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