An Estate Sale Bust and Unexpected Bounty

When I pulled up to this awesome mid-century ranch I had high hopes, which were quickly dashed as we were directed towards the barn/garage rather than the house.

What I could surmise by what was offered, either or both of the owners at one time was a watchmaker/jeweler or antiques dealer – which meant everything was priced REALLY high.  Even on half price day!  I ended up with an orange juice pitcher, a straw handbag and some vintage clip-on earrings that I plan on taking apart for the funky beads.  I was too dispirited to photograph any of my booty.

However, Randy’s aunt gave me a large bag of her no-longer-wanted costume jewelry -some of it is worth keeping intact! The stuff I want to take apart and re-purpose is funky too, so I’m excited to get upstairs and start sorting everything.

I have been sick for the last 3 days, nasty head/chest cold – I am very low energy and blah.  I can’t wait to feel normal again.  Only four days until I am in Las Vegas! YAY!


About leswatkins

Singer/songwriter, jewelry designer, crystal healer, Level II Reiki Practitioner, avid reader, crappy photographer, married mom of two rockerdudes, lover of life.
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One Response to An Estate Sale Bust and Unexpected Bounty

  1. Kitty says:

    sometimes the best stuff comes from the most unexpected source. the neew background looks great.xx.

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