Tag Archives: Typewriter

Weekend Finds: Mapleine and More

This weekend was a special garage-saling weekend. One: the Snag team got to enjoy the beautiful weather and semi-beautiful sales, and then my husband went with us as well. He perhaps scored the most, finding a broadcast spreader to attach on to our lawn tractor and a coffee pot that supposedly makes magical coffee. I did […]

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Collections: Desk Supplies

My husband and I were having a lively conversation one day about arranging things at 90 degree angles. He said, “Do you know that’s a thing?!” Oh yes, yes I do and it’s called knolling. I didn’t know why it was called knolling, but searching informed me a janitor at Frank Gehry’s office would arrange […]

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Olivetti Lettera 32 Typewriter

So this weekend was yet another dud for me, but I did happen to snag this 1960’s portable typewriter. Luckily we decided to stop at a garage sale that had been open for three days and to my advantage they had just marked all typewriters down to $2.00! Yes, I did say typewriters plural—there were […]

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Skyriter Smith-Corona

A few weeks ago Angela and I drove around a small town having its citywide garage sales. It was our first time in this particular town so our adrenaline was flowing. At one of the last sales we hit I spied this small typewriter with original case. Luckily we made a second pass around the […]

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Van-Buster Weekend Part II

Friday would have been a great enough score for an entire weekend. But when you’re on a roll, why stop? Saturday brought the Fairgrounds Flea Market and Sunday brought the Valley Junction Antique Jamboree and an estate sale. Following a 20-year tradition, I attended both with my mom. We each found some great items.   […]

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