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"Into the Great Wide Open"

This is one big major leap for a techless baby boomer, who not long ago needed advice for getting online from her 13 year old daughter!   219 more words


Auction Finds

My husband Roger was our auction representative a couple weeks ago. I stopped in early to preview the sale and then went back home. This particular auction had about a dozen full sized vintage sewing machines.   225 more words


George Nelson- Wooden Pixels Wallclock

Some days after scouring through the thrift stores you leave feeling discouraged, but other times you happen to come across an item that makes it all worth while.   149 more words


Fab Furoshiki!

Some more great finds from charity shops this week- a 1951 Festival of Britain hankie to go with my box from the same era and a piece of Furoshiki fabric. 122 more words

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The Lure of a Vintage Emporium and a Weekend with Friends.

Hello friends!  Its unusual to get a Sunday night post from me but having had a lovely weekend away with friends and the prospect of another days holiday tomorrow I’m feeling particularly relaxed and chipper.   339 more words


Vintage Items That Are HOT And Worth More Than You Think!

Hello all!  I wanted to pass along to you some items that shouldn’t be passed up if you’re really interested in starting a collection, adding to your collection or just want to flip some items online.   427 more words


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A great article from the Thrift Store Collector about collectable vintage items. Enjoy!