Monday, August 11, 2008

One Happy Customer and some Thrift Store Shopping

I like happy customers and I think Chase was pleased with his new sign, for his cowboy themed room. He is a handsome customer isn't he?

I went to town today so I did a little thrift store shopping...

I got this carved unfinished pineapple for 99 cents

and this red and white wash pan 3$ old rolling pin with red handles $1.99

Look at my old blue suitcase 3$, I got this strip light to go near my sewing machine out in the shop...I think it was 1.99 and this big Fall colors tablecloth .....guess what I am going to do with it!

This pumpkin candle...I want to grunge it up and put one of those little flicker candles in it. I also got the old cutting board 99 cent.

I had to run in Michaels to get some stitching thread and while I was standing in line I saw this little abc stamps in the dollar bin so I grabbed 3 fonts to maybe stamp some of my tags. I had to get a ink pad to.

My niece Stephanie wants some trow pillows for her bed (she likes a little funky!) Hey I can make funky to! Look at this great material I got for her.
Tomorrow we have to do some back to school shopping...I can't believe it is almost time to go back already!

12 comments:

  1. Great finds... I like the basin and rolling pin the most.

    I have some of those stamps too.

    Those will make some funky pillows.

    Mary

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  2. I had a suitcase like that when I was younger. I'm sure my parents still have it. :) You sure found some great deals! That pineapple was a super find!!

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  3. I love all of your finds! And what a great deal on the stamps!

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  4. I got some of those stamps at JoAnn's a couple weeks ago!!

    Oh, I can't wait to see what you do with that pumpkin candle...post pics please!!!

    And, that bread board...what are you going to do to/with it???

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  5. Ooooh, fabulous thrift store finds! I too am curious about the pumpkin candle. I can't wait to see it when it's all finished.

    Thanks for stopping by my blog yesterday!

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  6. you got some great finds...and yes ...i cant believe it is that time of year again...we went sunday and did some back to school shopping....my daughter needed help there too...to anwser your questions about the twig garden chairs....yes my brother makes them...and i sell them for him...they are so kewl in sitting in your garden

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  7. Beth, I went back through your shop photos. i love your shop. I showed my hubby the other night too. That wuld be perfect to have. I love all your teasures you found. Dawn

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  8. Wonderful finds Beth!
    Blessings,
    Jill

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  9. i am loving the basin and rolloing pin!! what are you doing with the table cloth??
    i wish we had a michaels store. i am loving the stamps!! i am in a small town and we nevr have anything like that. heck michaels is 2hours from me.....

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  10. You got some AWESOME stuff!!! :)
    I love Chase's sign too!!! That is great! :)

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  11. Hee-hee... Love that sign! Lots of goodies and what a great price on those stamps!
    ~Peanut

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  12. Those are some great finds! I have a suitcase just like that one.

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