Ornament Exchange & Vintage Gifts from Etsy!

Hello Friends! I have to tell you about a fun Ornament Exchange I joined. Vicky at Life on Willie Mae Lane hosted and though I am sure it was no easy task, she even had participants fill out questionnaires to match us! Thank you Vicky...and thank you Ann who sent my two lovely ornaments.  She so thoughtfully picked out the pretty golden dove and shimmering acorns to complement my Secret Garden inspired tree.  Plus, she sent the sweetest card and we have already exchanged emails--the perfect way to usher in the holidays! Ann is not a blogger but we plan to keep in touch...

Secret Garden Christmas tree

Yesterday was a very productive day at estate sales--so much so that I rushed home to get my awesome finds on Etsy so I could share them with any of you who may still be shopping for Vintage goodies!  Just click on the photos...


I was instantly smitten with this adorable trio of tumbling snowmen: SOLD
 snowmen

This whimsical little Christmas elf and deer are stamped and numbered  Lefton... SOLD

Etsy Thrift Store Addiction

...and here's another sweet Deer pair: Available

Etsy Thrift Store Addiction

This jolly St. Nick is just over 3" tall, but he has exquisite detailing! Available

Vintage St. Nick

Isn't this festive table cloth gorgeous? I was tempted to keep it ;) Available

Etsy Thrift Store Addiction

This cozy flannel stocking is as cute as can be...

Vintage Christmas stocking

...on both sides! SOLD

Vintage Christmas stocking

Last but not least, a handmade quilted angel that would make a lovely display year round! 

Handmade angel

Thanks for stopping by--have a wonderful weekend! 


My Thrift Store Addiction

11 comments:

  1. The ornament exchange is so much fun! Love your ornaments! Oh you found some amazing vintage Christmas items!
    hugs,
    Linda

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  2. The ornament exchange was so much fun that Vicky was so kind to set up for us. I love the ornaments you received! Have a wondeful holiday season.
    Julie @ Julie's Lifestyle

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  3. The ornaments you received are precious! Love the goodies you found at the estate sale. Oh those sweet little Christmas ceramics, gorgeous tablecloth and vintage stocking make my heart sing. :)

    Vicky hosted a fun swap for sure!

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  4. WOW Cecilia ... you did have a productive day at sales. Love all your finds and in such great condition. The ornament exchange sounds like a lot of fun. Love what you received and they look so pretty on your tree.
    Christmas Blessings,
    Audrey Z.

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  5. Hello dear Cecilia! I am smiling to see that you and I received the same gold dove - isn't she a beauty?! And your shimmering acorns are simply lovely - I bet they look very pretty on the Christmas tree with the lights twinkling.

    You have a lovely blog and it was a joy visiting you. Enjoy your Sunday! Hugs

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  6. Cecilia! You find the coolest stuff!!! I love the tumbling snowmen! They're adorable. You received some sweet things via the ornament exchange too. I enjoyed participating this year. So much fun!

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  7. Cecilia, I just love these vintage ornaments. They are so cute!!! Reminds me of my childhood. I sent Stephanie the same dove!

    And I want to say thanks again for my ornaments. I do love them! Each time I glance up at the tree, the first ornament that catches my eye is the little pillow that says 'Christmas is in the heart'. I immediately think of you and hope you have a very Merry Christmas! :)

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  8. What gorgeous ornaments you received. How nice to make new friends thanks to Vicky. This was so much fun and I am looking forward to next year! Love your thrift store finds....you definitely have the eye! Merry Christmas!

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  9. Cecilia I am so glad you joined in the exchange this year. Love the ornaments you received. So pretty.
    As for your finds, I think I like Mr. Santa Claus the best...the snowmen too. :)

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  10. What cute goodies you received- I love the Secret Garden tree!

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  11. I don't know how I missed seeing this earlier, but please forgive me! I have been sick...in fact I am up now on a work night coughing at 3 AM! Anywho, I love the ornaments Ann sent. Those acorns are just beautiful! Your tree is lovely. I hope you have a blessed and beautiful Christmas Cecilia! And, thanks again for joining the exchange.

    Hugs, Vicky

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