Friday's Find: Vintage Treasures!

Thank God it's thrifty Friday! Today I have oodles of thrifty Vintage goodness to share with you--the kind that makes it worth getting out of bed on a rainy morning! I had been looking for milk glass candle sticks so I was thrilled to find both a tall and a shortie. My heart skipped a beat when I saw this divine Hazel Atlas plate with the luscious aqua scalloped rim! Ready for more? We're just getting started...

Vintage milk glass
I was instantly drawn to this rustic shoe shine kit from the 50s.  It's all wood and I am thinking it will make a unique display for something...not sure what yet, but you'll see it soon.  A $5 yard sale find--happy dance! Update: See how I repurposed it!

Vintage shoe shine box

Another Vintage platter....yes please! Especially when it's pretty Royal Vitreous made in England by Maddock and Sons, also a yard sale find! Update: See my upcycle!

Vintage English platter

I adore Vintage tins of all sorts.  This was 50% at my favorite local store and is right at home in my kitchen.  

Vintage tins

As always, I would love to hear about your latest fabulous find! Until next time, happy hunting! 


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10 comments:

  1. Great finds! I love all but especially love the platter.

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  2. You found some really pretty things! I love the deal you got on the shoeshine box, awesome!

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  3. My brothers had a shoeshine kit like yours back in the day. Great finds.

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  4. Great finds, Cecilia--love the shoe shine box and platter, especially :) Have a great week-end--
    Diana

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  5. Ooh, I love the short candle stick! Something about the bumps on it. Hm, what are you going to do with that shoe shine box?!?
    😄
    Cecilia

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  6. Oh, I love the shoe shine kit, can't wait to see what you do with it!
    Hugs,
    Patti

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  7. Great finds Cecilia, I picked up a small tin like that last week also. Can't get enough. lol! The shoe shine kit is very unique! Thanks for sharing with SYC.
    hugs,
    Jann

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  8. Great finds! Love that platter especially. Thanks so much for linking up at the Make it Monday Party! Hope to see you again next week.

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  9. Oooo crinoline! I just picked up a few pieces at an auction I went to on Saturday. My first time buying it! Thanks for sharing @ TTF.

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  10. Great thrifty finds! And the shoe shine kit... sweet!

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