Tag Archives: Car

Private Stash:1955 Ford Hood Ornament

My fun find for this week was for my husband. I have no experience with buying  hood ornaments but when I saw it I immediately sent him a picture. A couple hours later I was on my way back to the store to purchase it. Now we are the owner of a 1955 Ford jet […]

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Private Stash: Automobilia

Earlier this week I showed you my growing heap of industrial finds. As further proof that my tastes are beginning to run a little grittier, I present these slightly weathered antique license plates I recently scored at a local monthly flea market. Rusty, but perfect. Dating from the early 1930s, these colorful stamped steel plates […]

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Über Splurge

Well, it’s here. Today is my 30th birthday. As I pondered which of the many wonderful things I’ve found over my past three decades of collecting that I would share with you today, I decided it would need to be something very special to me—and something very big. And big it is. Weighing in at nearly 4,700 lbs and […]

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