Do you know what I mean? Does this happen to you too?
While I know that it's unrealistic to think I'll always find great stuff it is still a bit of a downer to consistently find a big, fat, NOTHING! Which is what's been happening to me lately...
Common scenarios include:
a) finding NOTHING
b) finding something really lovely but hugely over-priced
c) finding something terrific that has been wrecked by the placement of a price-tag which will only cause damage when it is removed
When I saw this sign I had a feeling that things might be going to change...
and I was right...
Things are on the up and up...I've made a speedy recovery and feel much better because today I found treasure! Yay!
There will be no more whinging from me, have a look at what I found...
p.s. I'll show you some today, tomorrow and Monday.
Webco. Made in Japan.
for my Mum. Japan.
another tacky Australian souvenir.
It's special though because I worked on a sheep station in Carnarvon when I was younger.
I bought these plates from three different op-shops, fifty cents each, funny how they've got similar edging...
I also found
The little pale blue vase is a Martin Boyd. Pretty neat for fifty cents! The little dish another souvenir, this time from Melbourne. I also bought the table cloth (one of several I was lucky enough to nab)
Next something I didn't buy, but liked enough to take a
that Jack-in-a-Box is slightly worrying!
sweet cot mattress
Have you ever noticed the gorgeous fabric on old mattresses? It's always so pretty.
Today's tea towel was another lucky find. And it's a Rodriquez!
Not a particularly old one, but still cute AND it has its tag.
no prizes for guessing what I'll be doing tomorrow!