Monthly Archives: October 2012

Private Stash: Polaroid OneStep

This weekend was the first in a long time that I had no garage sale plans. My family and I have been fighting the flu bug. Gross! I did stop by one sale very close to home and was so happy to find three vintage cameras. All three cameras were thrown into one large box […]

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Private Stash: Playskool Ride-On Toy

I was inspired to write about this Private Stash when it ran over my foot earlier today. Yes, the much coveted in our house “motorcycle.” This thing’s value has surpassed its price of $3 at a garage sale. My little one plays with it every day. It’s sturdy and the paint is already chipped, so […]

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Trending: Vintage Electronics and Toys

Ok, I’m not sure if it’s prudent to call something “trending” if it’s only a recent trend in my personal buying habits, but as a collector I often notice trends in my purchases. Whether it’s something new I’m just getting into or something I’ve been collecting forever, it always seems like I’ll find several items […]

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Private Stash: Royal Haeger Dish

I love the look of vintage pottery and have a pretty large collection, so when I spotted this piece at a local monthly flea market, I bought it. I just love this matte green color. I have five more pieces of pottery in this color above my fireplace. This leaf-shaped dish was made by Royal […]

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Private Stash: Waverly Safari Fabric

When my husband and I found out we were expecting, I immediately began freaking out. So much to do in eight months time. We had a guest room that needed to be converted into a nursery. It was light blue and I didn’t want to paint it, boy or girl. Finding vintage fabric for curtains […]

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