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DESIGN ON A DIME • Housing Works Thrift Shops

HOUSING WORKS THRIFT SHOPS are having a benefit this week-end to raise $$$ for people living with AIDS/HIV.  Famous interior designers have set up model rooms and… 59 more words


Arizona Thrift

We had the privilege of helping my mom cross off a bucket-list item: a visit to the Grand Canyon. My sister, hubby and I really got the biggest benefit because mom paid for nearly all of it. 471 more words


Vintage Postage Digital Art

These are six new digital designs using vintage postcards, postage and card art I put together using my collection of vintage images. I love to dig through Antique stores and Thrift shops looking for vintage postage, old letters, post cards and writing samples. 124 more words

Designs & Patterns

Hot Mess to On Fire

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I unearthed this “little” beauty (as you can see its HUGE) from my church thrift store on 96th Street. 501 more words


Easter Weekend Shenanigans...

Saturday morning dawned bright and sunny and windy.. We went to Sixth Street Park for our churches annual Easter Egg hunt.. Got there early and they had lots of activities set up from a bouncing ball, tug a war, hulo hoop area.. 712 more words

Minimising stuff in the garage and avoiding the shops

Here in the UK the sun has finally made an appearance. But instead of going to the shops or a DIY store this weekend my thoughts turned to the garage. 300 more words


On a Mission Book Store

This seems to be my month for finding used book stores. A friend recommended that I check out Better Buy Books on First Avenue in Mission, BC, just over the Fraser River from where I live. 310 more words