Monday, October 25, 2010

Tuesdays Treasures aka A Trip to the Jamestown Flea Market

Mr. Fix-It, my daughter Jess and I went to the Jamestown Flea Market Sunday.  It was a beautiful day to stroll around and peruse all the vendors.  I bought a few things.  It wasn't a real good day for finding lots of good deals.    
I found a wreath.  It is cream, white and green.  It matches my bedroom really well but I haven't decided what or where I will use it. I may take it apart and use it in several different places.  
This picture shows the color better.
I also found a set of gingerbread brackets with spindles.  I have ALL sorts of ideas for these.  Of course they will probably end up white.
I didn't realize what a deal I got on these till I got home and looked them up on the internet.  Something similar sells new for $53.00 each.  I didn't pay that much for my pair.
And my FAVORITE find was this...
Isn't it just ADORABLE!!
I looks like my Maggie Mae.
My baby girl.
It is little bitty like she is.
Yeah, I know she needs to go to the groomers.  But she is so cute!
I had a good time and love shopping for treasures.

Can I share one more thing?  

My momma has always taught me to "make do" with what I have. 
I wanted a flower arrangement for my "new" kitchen so I went for a walk.  
This is what I cane up with.

Thanks so much for visiting.  
Let me know what you think!

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  1. Beautiful flower arrangement ... love the dog ... My big Labrador would love to play with her! Thanks for sharing.

  2. You have some great the little dog...
    We must have had some great, making do is "the thing" to do...finally...

  3. Great finds! Love the doggie too ;)
    And your arrangement is fab!

  4. Your real doggie is precious....and the little one is so cute like her. What a treasure!

  5. Love your treasures. . . and the dog is adorable, both of them. Thanks for sharing.

  6. Happy to have you at NIFTY THRIFTY TUESDAYS...hope you are having a fun time here! Looks like you found some great that cute liitle dog!


  7. You found wonderful things at the flea market.

    I've been thinking about brackets for the range hood cover in our kitchen. I love the ones you found and wow what a deal!

  8. Love your treasures, the wreath is wonderful and the fretwork is fabulous. I am with you, the little puppy is just precious. I also really like the beautiful floral display in your white pitcher, such a beautifu table centerpiece. Fabulous. Thanks for linking to TTT. Hugs, Marty

  9. What a great centerpiece and who doesn't love a puppy. Thanks for sharing.

  10. Oh, your Maggie Mae is adorable! You found a lot of really neat things at the flea market. I love the floral arrangement! Very pretty!!

  11. It looks like a pretty good day at the flea market. Your table scape is beautiful. Perfect for autumn entertaining.

  12. My you found some wonderful treasures! The little dog figure is so cute and the spindles, well they are great. Is you dog a toy poodle I am thinking about getting one? Yours is certainly darlings. The flower arrangement is just the kind I like - abundant and casual.(-; Thanks for visiting me.

  13. Your little figurine is soo cute. I keep looking for one that looks like one of my dogs. Thanks for dropping by my site.

  14. I love your beautiful fresh's perfect!

    Can't wait to see what you do with those brackets..the possibilities are endless! I, too, was imagining them white!

  15. Excellent finds! Your flower arrangement is beautiful!
    Dee Dee


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