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Bargain Buying for Beginners

Posted by on Jun 26, 2012 in DIY Projects, Home Page Feature, Life, Shopping Bargains | 0 comments

Bargain Buying for Beginners

Five tips for buying second hand home goods Summertime is a great season for second hand shopping!  In Texas, if you go early before the heat hits, it can be a lot of fun and very fruitful!  Where to begin… Make a list – 1. White dishes 2. Silver pieces 3. Chairs 4. Storage 5. Frames/ artwork 6. Dressers I am always open to other things, but these are the basics. Be Flexible – If I do fall in LOVE with something I can usually find a good place for it even if it’s not my “style”. I don’t worry about whether it goes and I can look past its current...

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blessed

Posted by on Mar 18, 2012 in Displays, Home Page Feature, Kitchen, Shopping Bargains | 0 comments

blessed

I was wanting something to freshen up my kitchen for spring. I’m trying to decide what I want to do on some bigger projects such as fabric for my curtains, painting my island, and maybe even painting the cabinets. In the meantime, I decided to hang a collection of my favorite plates and a little chalkboard I made last year.   I found the oval plate at Canton last year, the blue and white one from a yard sale,  the Paris plate is from Anthropologie, the red and white is from a yard sale and the floral/ gold was my great great Aunt Clara Mae’s.  The yard sale tray was turned...

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