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Weekend Finds: Taylor Smith & Taylor Blue Clarion Dishes

Thrifting with a toddler and a baby is the worst kind of thrifting. Carrying one and keeping the other out of clothing racks while rifling through boxes is a dangerous business. Needless to say it doesn’t happen very often. But one day at a small-town thrift store, the owner said, “And you do know about our […]

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Weekend Finds: Franciscan Starburst

A few weeks ago I stopped by a garage sale a few hours after it started and saw these dishes with a $50.00 price tag on them. A small piece of paper was placed beside it and read, “8-piece place setting.” I loved the patterned but left it behind because of the price. After a […]

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Weekend Finds: A Cavalcade of Chairs

Ok, “cavalcade” might be making a bit much out of this, but I really did end up with a lot of chairs this weekend. How many is a lot? I feel comfortable saying eight upholstered chairs and one ottoman is a lot. Since you know a lot of chairs are coming in this post, I’m […]

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Weekend Finds: A Good Old Fashioned Estate Sale

Lately I’ve been in less of a buying mood and more in a “get something—anything—done” mood. With years of refinishing projects queued up, my full attention hasn’t been on tag sales. When Tammy told me she had a hot lead on a sale and even sent me the posting, I perused the photos and dismissed […]

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Weekend Finds: Folding Fun and Fashion

This weekend was not the rich tapestry of sales and finds that last weekend was, despite the sudden burst of June-like weather. But with what little shopping I did, I found some fun stuff. First off was a 1950s Cosco folding table and chairs. This is probably one of the sexiest $10 card tables ever, […]

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