Sunday, 9 October 2011

Thrifty Finds . .

Being out of town for the weekend gave me the opportunity to explore new op shops, markets and antique stores. Unfortunately, where we were everything was completely overpriced but i manage to find these sweet little mugs and a lovely apron.  



Did you have any good finds?

x jody

Linking up with Sophie from her library adventures.


9 comments:

  1. those mugs are so 70s, i love them jody. I had to avoid a second hand shop in a part of town i'm not normally in today, but it was so hard. so many little colourful things in the window! x

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  2. oh wow, my friend's mum had similar mugs to these when i was growing up. ah the memories...! you always find lovely things. hope you had a lovely weekend away.

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  3. Oh those mugs bring back memories Jody. Not sure why, but obviously someone had them while I was growing up. Probably my Nana & Papa. They had so much cool retro stuff, so sad that alot of it was given away/thrown out when their house was sold :o(
    Sounds like you had a great time exploring over the weekend xo

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  4. It's a bummer oppies are getting more expensive! I do love that apron though.

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  5. Those mugs bring back memories of my first experience sharing a house after I came to Australia as an 18 year old in the late seventies! Everyone had them! Now that they are not so common they are loved so much more!

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  6. lol those coffee cups look familiar!

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  7. My nana had a whole collection of those mugs and I have been keeping an eye out for them for years...sadly I am still looking.

    Great finds Jody, love the mugs and your apron.
    xx

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  8. I adore the design on the brown mug, so simple and cute.

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  9. I havent come across thrift stores lately but I'd love to. The finds are so fascinating, on the opposite pole of $2 shop finds. I did find a gorgeous blog full of amazingly inexpensive thrift store finds though. Made me want to jump on a plane and escape away - http://beautifulclutter.blogspot.com/.

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