Tag Archives: Christmas

How To: A Vintage Inspired Tree Skirt

After scouring Etsy, eBay, a few thrift stores and your recommendations, the craft bug got to me. I set out making a tree skirt that was mostly inspired by this 1950s wrapping paper posted on the blog Present & Correct. So cute. With this pattern in mind, I went to our local fabric store to […]

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The Aluminum Tree Conundrum

This weekend we finally broke out my vintage aluminum tree. I bought it last year and was pretty excited. After measuring each branch to figure out exactly how to put it together, we put on all of the vintage ornaments I had scored from the year before. Look how big my little four year old […]

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Weekend Finds: Vintage Holiday

I found this first item last week at a small shop that had just brought out its holiday goodies. The item is an old Christmas corsage. I have a few other Christmas corsages, but this is my favorite being that it has an adorable painted clay face of an elf with a chenille beard. Also I […]

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Weekend Finds: Tiny Finds

Last Saturday I was up bright and early for a tag sale. This involves me leaving my house at 5:15 a.m. to pick up Austin at 5:45. We made it to the sale and put our names on the sign-up sheet by 6:15 for a sale with a start time of 8:00. This tag sale was […]

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Garage Sale Fun & Fashion

I haven’t had any big scores recently at sales but I did find a few things within the last few weeks that are worth a quick share. I found this Santa planter flocked with real fur trim at a garage sale for $1.00. It was made by Napco in 1961. The owner told me that […]

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