Category Archives: vintage obsessions

Got Up To Some Christmas Elving on Sunday

Like many people, I’ve got a pretty serious Pinterest habit (Follow me if you want!) and thanks to Pinterest I was inspired to make the above wreath for the house this year.  It was fairly simple: 1. Fire up the … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Estate Sales

This weekend Randy and I hit two estate sales and each one was an example of what we’re not crazy about and what we love. Estate sale #1 — Gorgeous house right on Ball Pond in New Fairfield, CT.  This … Continue reading

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The Lights

One of the places I would like to curl up and live in was this lounge in the Marquee – so SPARKLY!! Is this over the top? I don’t think so, I think there’s aplace in the world for ropes … Continue reading

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Viva Las Vegas!! Part Two

My best friend Mothra didn’t really “get” my love for poking around flea markets, estate sales, vintage stores, thrift stores, tag sales (how we say garage sales in CT) or antique stores looking at “someone else’s unwanted or abandoned old crap.” … Continue reading

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Viva Las Vegas!!! Part One

I’m exhausted and broke but had a great time! My best friend, Mothra moved to Lake Havasu City, AZ last year, and thanks to her man’s job (he’s a pilot) she flies East quite frequently.  I’ve flown out once to … Continue reading

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Some Things That Inspire Me

I’m gearing up to check out two new flea markets this weekend, I love Spring because it means flea markets and tag sales. Oh, and magnolia blossoms! I am trying to go to the fleas/tag sales with specific things in … Continue reading

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