While I’m waiting for an apple-cranberry pie to finish baking, and for BluesRay to make it home through the first snowfall of the season, here’s a little bit of vintage goodness.
If you’re old enough, you remember these!
Don’t you love the Barbie doll-like Scots lassie?
What does it say about me that the object I loved most at Sage Farm was . . . a vintage air compressor?Posted: November 23, 2014
Don’t even answer that, okay?
Because I already KNOW I’m weird, okay?
Seriously, how do I love this thing? Let me count the ways.
Would you take this fabulous Tiki fabric to the thrift store?
I’m glad someone did–because now it’s MINE. (Okay, it will eventually end up at The Vintage Bazaar so YOU can adopt it.)
I never expect to find vintage tablecloths when I’m thrift shopping, but the past few months have been exceptionally surprising. Would you like to see my newest tiny table toppers?
First up, a bright sailcloth piece with Wilendur-style pattern blocks. (It doesn’t have a pink stain. I took a crummy photo. No one will pin it on Pinterest now.)
Would you go five miles? Fifty? How about all of 10,000 miles?
Honestly, I wouldn’t go THAT far, so I had it sent to me instead. I bought a piece of art made from recycled linoleum and other vintage goodies from BettyJo Designs in Melbourne, Australia. Here’s a peek: