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Going Antiquing

Going Antiquing

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By Julia Today’s adventure is a little closer to home than the SAGA we found last week. We found an evening estate sale in our area and popped in to look around. The house was unremarkable, but there were a wide variety of items at this one. A couple of…

Sleepy SAGA

Sleepy SAGA

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By Julia On this installment of the SAGA saga, my husband’s technology savvy was back in action. He was using some of the tools offered by Craigslist to set up a feed that alerted him whenever SAGA popped up. We found some wonderful Broyhill pieces, and some of them actually…

The Handyman’s Book

The Handyman’s Book

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By Julia As the weather turns warmer, I’m reminded of all the home improvement projects I have to do. Of course, each project inevitably takes longer than planned and involves additional trips to the hardware store for that one forgotten item. If we’re not sure exactly how to approach a…

Cool Candle Holders

Cool Candle Holders

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By Julia When visiting an estate sale recently, I had to take a moment to appreciate the home. The owner was an architect and had not only designed the original structure, but all of the additions as their family grew. There was a separate full kitchen hiding in the basement…

The Playful Planter

The Playful Planter

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By Julia One of the best bargains I’ve found since I started collecting retro things of my own was at an estate sale. They had a very cool set of blood-red depression glass dishes, a set of Geneva steel kitchen cabinets for next-to-nothing, and the first Broyhill cabinet I’d even…

The Swag-a-delic Lamp

The Swag-a-delic Lamp

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By Julia In the process of combing our local scene for Saga furniture, my husband and I stumbled upon some amazing estate sales. We came across many exciting finds, some of which were exact copies of my dad’s beloved office furniture, some significantly out of our budget, and a few…

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Giant Pink Spaghetti Poodle!

Vintage Snappy Saturday – Giant Pink Spaghetti Poodle!

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By Sara In AZ   I found this giant Spaghetti Poodle at a recent estate sale! I’ve never seen one THIS big before……or with roses all over! Image from my Instagram Page Museum of Kitsch…

Estate Sale Score! Vintage New Old Stock Nordic Ware Aluminum Bunny Rabbit and Lamb Cake Molds!

Estate Sale Score! Vintage New Old Stock Nordic Ware Aluminum Bunny Rabbit and Lamb Cake Molds!

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By Sara In AZ   Oh.My.Gosh!!! I about died when I walked into a recent estate sale and saw these old Nordic Ware lamb and bunny cake molds in their original wrappings….for $7 each! For years I have read/heard  Ruth talk about making lamb cakes for Easter. I’d have to…

Wednesday Finds!

Wednesday Finds!

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By Andrea   I had another super successful weekend of garage sale-ing this past weekend, and I’ve got some awesome finds to share!   OK, to be fair, this isn’t really my find, it’s Ella’s.  But how cute is this set of vintage Tuppertoys (which happen to match my vintage…

Finally! Some Vintage Finds!

Finally!  Some Vintage Finds!

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by Andrea   The garage sale season has been off to a super slow start around here – largely due to uncooperative weather.  I finally found some sales this past weekend though, with some awesome finds that I just had to share!   I instantly fell in love with these…

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