A Flea Market Find

This weekend Tammy, Austin, my husband and I went to our local flea market and some thrift stores. As it’s usually just the three of us, people finally believed I have a husband!

Unfortunately I found very little, and my only true vintage find (other than board games for my son) is this snowman. It’s from 1971 and will probably be by our front door.

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My question for you all is this: is it creepy or cute? Tammy, Austin and I all think it’s charming. My husband is a little scared and on the creepy side of the debate. What do you think?

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6 Comments

  1. Anne
    Posted December 9, 2013 at 7:24 pm | Permalink

    It’s a little too life-like for my comfort but I’m not a clown person either.

    • Angela
      Posted December 10, 2013 at 2:46 pm | Permalink

      I hear you! If it was a clown…oh my gosh that would be so scary!

  2. Carol
    Posted December 10, 2013 at 9:35 am | Permalink

    It’s the rosy cheeks that get me. If you got rid of them, I think it wouldn’t be so creepy.

    • Angela
      Posted December 10, 2013 at 2:46 pm | Permalink

      Looks like the scales are tipping towards creepy :)

  3. Posted December 10, 2013 at 6:55 pm | Permalink

    I vote Creepy too, but I have a couple of thrifting friends that LOVE the slightly-creepy in their decor. A couple of weeks ago we found a handpainted ceramic caroling scene where the carolers looked terrified. It was awesome.

    • Angela
      Posted December 11, 2013 at 9:14 pm | Permalink

      I’m loving this slightly-creepy snowman too. My son thought it was a ghost and that was some excitement for awhile. I wish I could see the carolers’ faces!

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