Treasure Trove Tuesday - This Week's Thrifting Finds

Hello there... it's time for Treasure Trove Tuesday!

thrifting finds

What do you think of this teaser picture? Isn't it pretty? I bet you can't guess what it is! ;o)


I thought this plate was so pretty. It doesn't have any markings on it though so I don't know anything about it. :o(


I've seen tobacco tins before but I've never seen a white one like this... it's very elegant... if smoking tobacco can be elegant!


I believe this is the bottom portion of a baking mold. My mom tells me that it probably had some sort of top to make it a complete mold. I just liked the shape and the patina it has. It would make a unique and beautiful flower vase don't you think?


A sweet little brass mouse :o) It's marked "Made in India" on the bottom.


I love this plastic owl wall hanging... he's so sweet looking... I'm having a hard time NOT keeping him!


Eskimo salt and pepper shakers.


A post card display. You can change the postcard behind the glass out and store others inside.


A couple of white bowls.


I've been looking for some orange potholders like this! I have a vintage Sunkist sign that is rather plain so my plan is to add some hooks and hang the potholders from it. I thought since it's Sunkist either orange or yellow potholders would be cute.


Another sweet owl, he's actually a coin bank.


A very unique vintage floral painting.


Isn't this little majorette doll the cutest?! Her neck is a little wobbly but I thought she was so sweet.


A vintage pull toy.


Another cute little mug to add to my own collection.


This is such a funny little stand. I don't really know what it's original purpose was but I think it would be cute in a bathroom or even as a little side table.


Retro curtains!


I so wish I had room in my laundry room for this cute stool... but I don't... *sigh*


I found a whole box of these vintage drawing and painting books, I picked out a few pretty ones.




Do you recognize this one? Yep! It's what I used for the teaser picture!



So, I think I found some pretty good treasures this week, what do you think?



11 comments

  1. The pot holders are my favorite!

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  2. I like the post card holder and the unusual white stand the best.

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  3. Lots of great treasures, but I also love the post card holder! So different!
    hugs,
    Linda

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  4. Quite a haul! I might need that white bowl on the left. It matches one i have and reminds me of some mom had many years ago! I guess that's why i like them.

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  5. I'd say you definitely had a great week! You found some awesome treasures. That strawberry coffee cup is the cutest! The postcard holder is so unique. And, I spotted a copper tea kettle in the group photo that you didn't show. It looks pretty too! Oh, that little majorette doll is so cute! Lots of new additions to your shops!

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  6. I love the post card holder too, live that you can change up the display postcard!
    Those vintage curtains are cute too and the stool!
    Good haul this week! :)
    Kimberley

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  7. Wow - what a score. Your plum pudding mold would look great with succulents in it. I wonder if the metal stand was a telephone table with space for big phone books below?

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    1. Oh Mary, you're so smart! A telephone table! I bet you're right!! It's the perfect size for that! Just think of the young kids going "why do you need a table for your cell phone?" lol!

      Tania

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  8. That's an ice cream mold, actually. Go see:http://www.historicfood.com/portal.htm see the pic of the ice cream in the upper right corner?

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    1. Well that's just cool! I've never seen an ice cream mold before... now I want ice cream! :o)

      Tania

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  9. My favourite is the post card holder. It's so unique and would be great to sit on coffee table so guests could flip through a collection of cards. You found lots of cuteness, the salt & pepper, the doll, the owls and the vintage pull toy. I like the mould too, it has a nice patina on it.

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