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Monday, June 8, 2009

Thrifty finds

Thrifty finds and making them better! Ugly frame before:
After: Gingham checked bulletin board and distressed frame. I hang my recipes on it as I cook.



Got these goodies at Hobby Lobby for 80% off! They were ugly brown and I spray painted them white.

LOvE....love....love step stools!!! Paid $10 for all 3. The plant stand was found at Goodwill.

The glass apothecary jar was $5 atmTJMaxx. The white one was $4 from Hobby Lobby .

The smaller 3 jars with lids were $1.50 each at Goodwill. THe larger one is from TJMAxx for $8. THe medium jar is from Alan's side of the family.
My find on Saturday. White pitcher, rooster and birds were painted$2 for all 3, glass dome $1, and the purse for $2 at Goodwill.




This is listed for $40 at Target and I paid $3. My son loves it!!! Even the adults had it on!!!

7 comments:

Stacey said...

Love your thrifty finds.

The Tattered Cottage said...

Redo of the frame...fantastic!!, love the finials and stools!! I have a few stools too (need to paint a couple) and lovin the rooster!! You got some really great finds!! I wish we had a Hobby Lobby by me.
Toni

Enchanted Rose Studio said...

Incredible haul! The frame redo is fab! I love your Michaels haul! Bravo!

Tina

JobandBrittany said...

love the bulletin board, great idea!

Linda said...

Great finds - so many clever and useful items! Linda

Rhoda @ Southern Hospitality said...

Great finds! You really did well. Love those stepstools. Thanks for joining the party today!

Joy said...

great finds. I love apothecary jars. You can do so much with them.