Thursday, August 5, 2010

Thrifting on Thursday

I LOVE a sale…especially a 50% off sale at my favorite thrift store!! Well today was my day!!!!

This is my haul:

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A little closer…

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This is what all is in that pile:

2 sleeping bags ~we ARE going on a family camping trip!

4 bowling balls ~ yes, four! You’ll see them made over very soon!

2 basket balls ~ also destined for a makeover soon.

1 nice metal stand with 3 shelves ~ getting a coat of spray paint

2 nice pillows that match my bedroom colors perfectly!

2 boat towels

A laundry basket,large brass planter, unique watering can, frame, wooden crate, wood curtain rod, a large bag of wooden craft supplies, 108_7890 and I really needed the wood beads and balls for a couple of projects I’m working on! I love it when that happens…I live in a small town with no craft stores and our Walmart has basically no craft supplies and I find my wooden beads at the thrift store!

I also found some really nice, new yarn!

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It was a very profitable day!

Have you had any good thrift experiences lately??

10 comments :

  1. OK, Sharon, where is this thrift store that's your favorite??? I got an really cool basket at Goodwill on Monday, and a really neat candle holder....

    It was fun.. fun... fun...

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  2. P.S. I saw the link on facebook.. you did good!

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  3. Hey Julie! I like the SAFE store in B'ville! got to know the manger! ;-)

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  4. Oh Sharon, I really cannot wait to see what you're going to do with all those balls. This is rather exciting. You got some great deals on all your goodies.

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  5. Hi!! Visting from New Friend Friday. There's nothing better than a good thrift store trip! Looks like some great upcoming projects!!

    Hannah
    http://youngancrafty.blogspot.com/

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  6. This looks like a really good thrifty day:) I am now following you thanks to New Friend Fridays!It would be nice if you could share the love back on my blog! Also we have the coolest blog-hop there is... no rules just fun and would love you to join in:) Oh and if you need any help tweaking your blog or easy HTML tips, you know where to come!Happy Friday!

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  7. Great bargains!!! Gotta show us the bowling and basketballs when you have finished them.
    Hugs
    SueAnn

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  8. What a haul! I can't wait to see what you do with everything! Newest follower in the house from the Friday Follows. Would love for you to come return to favor. Your site is awesome. I can't wait to come back again!

    Lots of yummy love,
    Alex aka Ma What's For Dinner
    www.mawhats4dinner.com

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  9. Okay, I'm already over here a couple of times a week, but I may have to start properly stalking you to see what you do with those bowling balls.

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