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Monday, October 8, 2012

What's on the Kitchen Island this week?

What's on the kitchen island this week?  I usually take my treasures photo's on the island because the lighting is so good!  I found this vintage leather suitcase ($3) at an estate sale last week end.  Somehow I didn't get a post done last week on my treasures, so I just added them in to this post. The lamp shades were also purchased last week end  at the auction ($20 for both)



Some pretty place mats  ($2)

A few small Christmas ornaments ($2) and a vintage tablecloth ($2)

This looks like a vintage coffee pot to me, but it came with tea glasses, so I am not sure! ($3) 


This is some bird net ($1) for a fruit tree, but I had another idea for it!

I saw it as a soft billowing wedding veil!

If this net keeps the birds off the fruit trees, maybe it will keep that spider off my dress form!

So I draped it on my dress form in the bedroom!  Here is the link to my spooky bedroom post if you would like to see more of the wedding dress!    http://penny-pennystreasures.blogspot.com/2012/10/spooky-little-thing-called-love.html

This is where the lamp shades are now.

I got this stand with all the jewelry on it for $1. I plan to paint the stand white later.

Trash or treasure?....I think they are treasures!
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17 comments:

  1. Hi Penny... love your little suitcase and the price is fantastic!... xoxo Julie Marie

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  2. I agree with you!!!Treasures!!!As usual, dear Penny, i love everything. The bird net in a wedding veil...great idea!
    Kisses
    Alessandra

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  3. Hi darling, what wonderful treasures you found. Your scale in your header picture is incredible. hugs ~lynne~

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  4. You are always finding such great stuff:) Thanks for sharing

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  5. Thanks for sharing. Great wee suitcase. Thanks for stopping by my blog.

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  6. Love the leather suit case, I'd love to have one! Thanks for stopping by, Laura

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  7. Penny,
    Great finds once again!!

    I love that sweet suitcase!!

    Hugs,
    Debbie

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  8. Definitely treasures and such bargains. That little suitcase is wonderful. I love vintage Christmas ornaments, and the ones you found are so pretty. I need to come shopping with you. So many great bargains! laurie

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  9. Fab finds!! Wish I could get a closer peek at the ... doily ... especially the pineapple border.

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  10. I never have that kind of luck when I am out browsing. You can keep the spider.

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  11. Great vintage finds! I especially like the retro pitcher and glasses. A great set! Happy VTT!
    Ruth

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  12. OMG! I am loving the suitcase and the placemats. What lovely treasures!

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  13. What a great estate sale that was! You've got some wonderful finds. I love that tea set.
    Happy VTT!

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  14. Oooh I'll take a side of those Christmas Ornies to go. Lucky lucky!! Great photos!! :)

    Sarah & le Weens
    http://doxiejibberish.blogspot.com/

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  15. Oh girl you found some wonderful thrifty treasures! Love those placemats! Thank you for sharing at TTF! Have a fun weekend.

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  16. Great suitcase and you were very creative with the net for a veil in your spooky vignette.

    Distressed Donna Down Home

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