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June 4, 2014

Wednesday Finds!

by Andrea

I am doing so well this garage sale season!  I just had to show you all my finds from this past weekend.

 

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I absolutely couldn’t pass up this clock radio even though the front is a little scratched.  Aren’t the numbers gorgeous?

 

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It’s been awhile since I found any good additions for my salt + pepper shaker and dog figurine collection, but I sure cleaned up at one garage sale!

 

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I really love sets that clearly go together but aren’t exactly the same.  These pretty flamingos definitely fit the bill.

 

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This has got to be one of the cutest sets in my collection.  I love mama and baby animal s+p sets, and these bears are utterly adorable.

 

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Not sure how I didn’t already have a set of Native s+p shakers in my collection, as they are definitely so Canadian!

 

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And finally, this Scottie Dog wearing a tam was just too cute not to bring home!

 

Have any of you readers had any great finds lately?

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12 Responses to Wednesday Finds!

  1. CAT Reply

    June 4, 2014 at 10:40 am

    Had another amazing garage sale weekend in SK Canada last week. Found a brand new, floral Eatons blanket still in its packaging. Love that. And I couldn’t pass up a set of 7 (not 8) red and black coin glasses in the caddy. Awesome!

    • Andrea Reply

      June 4, 2014 at 4:03 pm

      Nice! I would have totally gone for the blanket too, the fact that it is from Eatons makes it awesome!

  2. Joanna Reply

    June 4, 2014 at 1:27 pm

    ooohhh yeah, lots of scores lately! And if you were looking for S&P shakers, I wish you could’ve seen the estate sale I went to this weekend. Literally HUNDREDS!!

    This weekend, I scored:
    18 Shiny Bright Ornaments
    5 vintage Lefton Christmas figures
    Christmas music box (similar to lefton, can’t remember the manufacturer)
    12 1950s-1960s felt christmas gift tags (they are so cute!)
    1960s santa candy dish
    1960s-1970s perpetual calendar
    2 50s pill boxes
    Chicago compact souvenir photo album
    Orange floral Bakelite brooch
    refillable perfume bottle
    Cateye glasses (prescription, the woman had horrible sight!)
    7 various souvenir scarves
    2 novelty kitty scarves
    1940s-1950s children’s wool coat

    I spent about $60 on everything. I am a happy girl!
    If you’re interested in seeing my finds, check out my blog! http://www.midcenturymacgyver.com

  3. Sara In AZ Reply

    June 4, 2014 at 2:32 pm

    Oh my gosh…..those flamingo S&P’s…..fabulous!!! Also, that radio is amazeballs!!! Great finds!

    • Andrea Reply

      June 4, 2014 at 4:04 pm

      I had a feeling you would appreciate the flamingo shakers! :-)

  4. Eartha Kitsch Reply

    June 4, 2014 at 3:23 pm

    I love those bears! Awww! And that clock radio.

    • Andrea Reply

      June 4, 2014 at 4:05 pm

      Thanks, Eartha! I am madly in love with the bears, they are so cute!

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