Osborne Hand Painted Porcelain Miniature Shoe: Friday's Find #278


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! How has your week been going? Are you ready for this week's fabulous finds? I was instantly drawn to this sweet miniature shoe...


thrift store finds of the week

Vintage Charm Party #161 and November Feature of the Month



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #161 and the November Feature of the Month!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party


We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

30 Christmas Porches: Festive Outdoor Spaces


Happy Monday, Friends! I hope you're ready to start your week inspired because today I'm sharing ideas from two Christmas porch tours--that's right another two-fer, which means you'll get twice the inspiration from over 30 bloggers combined... 


30 Christmas porches

Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas: Friday's Find #277

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Have you started--or finished--your Christmas decorating yet? It's my favorite time of year and I put the finishing touches on mine this week. Yep, it's beginning to look like Christmas just like this week's assortment of fabulous finds...


My Thrift Store Addiction vintage Christmas

Vintage Charm #160




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #160!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

10 Thrifty Upcycled Holiday Projects: Creating a Cozy Christmas Texas Blog Hop


Happy Tuesday, Friends! Today I'm joining my Texas blogger friends hosted by Katie, at Let's Add Sprinkles, for the Creating a Cozy Christmas Blog Hop!  If you dropped by after visiting Cindy, from County Road 407, welcome! I'm sharing some of my favorite Christmas projects--from ornaments and decor to handmade gifts. I have personally repurposed or upcycled all of them from thrift or dollar store finds, beginning with this sweet little snowman ornament... 


repurposed salt shaker snowman

Upcycled Thrift Store Frame Countdown to Christmas Sign: Friday's Find #276



Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Today I'm sharing a single thrift store find and how I used it to create a quick Christmas craft. If you're at home decorating or spending time with family instead of fighting the crowds this Black Friday, check it out...


thrift store upcycle

Holiday Inspiration from a Local Church Craft Sale


Happy Monday, Friends! 'Tis the season for holiday inspiration and craft sales, too! Today I'm sharing some handmade eye candy from a local church craft sale I attend every year...


Handmade decor

Handmade for the Holidays: Friday's Find #275


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Can you believe we're midway through November? This week I scored some lovely handmade finds for the holidays...


Vintage Charm #159 and an Announcement



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #159!
There will be no party next week on November 21, as we'll be preparing to celebrate Thanksgiving with our families. Have a blessed holiday, and the party will resume on November 28!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Gather 'Round the Table Thanksgiving Tablescapes Blog Hop


Happy Tuesday Friends! Welcome to the Gather 'Round the Table Thanksgiving Tablescapes and Dining Rooms Blog Hop hosted by the gracious Amber, at Follow the Yellow Brick Home. As Thanksgiving is sometimes overlooked in the rush toward the Christmas season, I'm excited to celebrate the significant holiday with lovely inspiration from my blogger friends. If you dropped by after visiting Judith at Botanic Bleu, I know you were inspired by her elegant French tablescape.... 


Thanksgiving tablescapes

Christmas Collectibles: Friday's Find #274


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Are you ready for this week's fabulous finds? I scored several Christmas collectibles starting with this charming Currier and Ives Old Homestead in Winter collector's plate... 



Vintage Charm Party #158 and October Feature of the Month




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #158 and October Feature of the Month!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party


We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

A Gathered Thanksgiving Mantel



Happy Monday, Friends! Today I'm sharing my latest mantel in celebration of Thanksgiving--one of my favorite holidays which often seems to get overlooked in the rush after Halloween to prepare for Christmas. Do you ever feel that way? Come check out how I've gathered from an assortment of vintage, clearance, fresh and faux to create a soothing seasonal mantel...


Thanksgiving mantel

Christmas Linens: Friday's Find #273


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Well, now that Halloween is over, the holidays will be here before we know it! This week's fabulous find is an assortment of Christmas linens and aprons. Some are vintage and some are handmade...


Christmas linens and aprons

Vintage Charm Party #157




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #157!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Gathered and Good in Fredericksburg Texas


Happy Monday, Friends! On Thursday, my friend Carly treated me to an early birthday celebration with lunch, a cupcake, and a girls' day in Fredericksburg--so fun! We visited the new shop, Gathered & Good, and I snapped some photos just for you...


Fredericksburg Texas

Gorgeous Green Wedgwood Transferware: Friday's Find #272


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Who else believes in thrifting providence? Seriously, I am thankful for providence in all areas of my life, and I believe God cares about even little details in our lives--like thrifting! So...when I had already made the rounds at one of my favorite local haunts, and was walking toward the register, I felt like I was in just the right place, at just the right time, when I came across a set of gorgeous green transferware...


green transferware dishes

From Dish Towels to Farmhouse Stockings: My Dollar Store DIY


Happy Thursday, Friends! Today I'm joining some new friends at My Dollar Store DIY for a monthly challenge. Everyone loves dollar store projects, and today I'll show you how to create these cute farmhouse style stockings from dish towels!  


DIY Farmhouse stockings

Vintage Charm Party #156




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #156!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Seasonal Transitions with Bountiful Baskets


Happy Tuesday, Friends and welcome to the Bountiful Baskets Blog Hop! Amber from Follow the Yellow Brick Home is hosting, and I must say I love her idea of showcasing simple baskets as home and garden decor. If you hopped over from Petite Haus, I know you were inspired by Angelina's charming ideas. Now, I'm sure you won't be surprised that my baskets are all thrift store and yard sale finds. Today I'll show you some of my favorite thrifty upcycled baskets plus how I use several from my collection to transition from fall to the holidays...


My Thrift Store Addiction seasonal decor

Vintage and Crafty: Friday's Find #271


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! How has your week been? We have had constant thunderstorms and flooding in the area, but I'm safe and dry. Are you ready for this week's fabulous finds? I scored a little bit of vintage and some crafty finds too...


Vintage craft store finds of the week

Vintage Charm Party #155



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #155!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Giveaway Winners Plus Fall Tour Highlights


Happy Monday, Friends! Today I'm excited to highlight some beautiful fall inspiration from last week's tours. First though, I have some giveaway winners to announce...


                      Decor to Adore                                               The Painted Hinge
fall tours at My Thrift Store Addiction
                     County Road 407      

Wicker Storage Trunk: Friday's Find #270


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! I hope you're having pretty fall weather in your area. We've had lots of rain this week, but I managed to snap a shot of this wonderful wicker trunk I scored from Goodwill. I rarely pass on pretty storage and this versatile trunk included a nice clean liner, as well! Come check out the rest of this week's fabulous finds... 


thrift store finds of the week

Vintage Charm Party #154



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #154!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Wine and Cheese in the Garden


Happy Monday, Friends! If you are visiting from the Fall in Love with Texas Tour or the Fall Porches and Patio Tour, Welcome! Setting a festive table outdoors is one of my favorite ways to enjoy the beautiful fall weather. No need to fuss with a full meal--why not celebrate the season with wine and cheese in the garden? Check out how I used an assortment of thrifted finds to do just that...


Wine and cheese in the garden fall tours

Vintage Ironstone and State Souvenir Plates: Friday's Find #269


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Are you ready for this week's fabulous thrift store finds? I rarely pass on urns or vintage ironstone, so I was thrilled to find a white urn dated 1961 plus this pretty pitcher...


thrift store finds of the week

Vintage Charm Party #153 and September Feature of the Month



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #153 and September Feature of the Month!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party


We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

5 Thrifty Ways to Create a Cozy Fall Home


Happy Monday, Friends and hello, October! Have you started decorating for fall yet? Changing decor for the season doesn't have to be an expensive endeavor. Today I'm sharing five thrifty ways I cozy up my home for fall featuring some of my favorite repurposed, upcycled, and DIY projects for the season... 


5 thrifty tips for a cozy fall home

Thrift Store Scarecrows: Friday's Find #268


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Believe it or not, we've actually had some fall weather here! I've added this week's fabulous find--a trio of thrift store scarecrows to my outdoor decor, now that fall is officially here...


thrift store scarecrows

Vintage Charm Party #152



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #152!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Vintage Inspiration from Comfort, Texas


Happy Monday, Friends! It's the time of year when I'm usually headed to Round Top for Texas Antiques Week. While I'm not making the trip this year, I do have some vintage eye candy to share today from my recent jaunt to Comfort...


Vintage shopping Comfort Texas

Finders Keepers: Friday's Find #267


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Are you ready for this week's fabulous finds? Today I have an eclectic assortment of "keepers" to share, beginning with this small handmade box crafted from vintage rulers...


thrift store finds of the week

Vintage Charm Party #151




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #151!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Country Sampler Christmas Decorating Giveaway and Feature!


Happy Monday, Friends! Today I'm excited to announce a special giveaway! Thanks to Country Sampler Magazine, I am offering several copies of their Christmas Decorating issue...


Country Sampler Christmas Giveaway
I received complimentary issues from Country Sampler magazine for this giveaway. See full disclosure here.

Retro Paint By Number: Friday's Find #266


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! How's your week been? I'm thankful we've had lots of much needed rain here. Ready for this week's fabulous finds? Let's start with this charming paint-by-number art...

retro paint by number art

Vintage Charm Party #150



Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #150!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party

We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Vintage Blue Spatterware Pottery: Friday's Find #265


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! It's always a pleasure to come across someone's cherished collection during my thrifting adventures. This week's fabulous find is just that--a lovely collection of vintage blue spatterware pottery...


blue spatterware pottery

Vintage Charm Party #149 and August Feature of the Month




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #149 and August Feature of the Month!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party


We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Rustic Elegance in New Braunfels Home Tour


Happy Monday, Friends! Have you had a relaxing Labor Day weekend? Today I'm sharing the home tour of one of my dearest friends, Dianne. She and her husband recently moved to New Braunfels. When I had the pleasure of visiting her beautiful home, I snapped some photos because I knew you would enjoy seeing it too...


rustic elegant home tour

Vintage Frame Fall Wreath Upcycle: Friday's Find #264


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! This week I combined my fabulous thrifted finds to create a fun fall wreath. Check out the goodies I found and how I upcycled them to craft this seasonal wreath alternative for less than $2...


fall wreath alternative

Vintage Charm Party #148




Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #148!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party



We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

How to Upcycle a Chandelier with Estate Sale Jewelry


Happy Monday, Friends! Y'all I know I have a tendency to play dress-up with my home decor. I must confess I do love a touch of sparkle here and there! Today I'm sharing how I upcycled a vintage chandy using estate sale bling... 


chandelier upcycle

Vintage Feed Sacks: Friday's Find #263


Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Are you ready for this week's fabulous finds? Today I'm featuring an assortment of textiles, starting with a pair of wonderful feed sacks...


vintage feed sack fabric


Vintage Charm Party #147





Welcome to Vintage Charm Party #147!

My Thrift Store Addiction Vintage Charm party



We invite you to share your vintage experiences--whether it’s your latest finds, crafts, or DIYs, we’d love to hear about it.


Link up your furniture flips, roadside finds, repurposed projects, collections, home decor and more!

Nature Inspired Mantel: Transitioning from Summer to Fall Home Tours


Hi there, Friends! Welcome to the Transitioning from Summer to Fall Home Tours! If you just visited Linda at Itsy Bits and Pieces, I know you were inspired by her charming ideas. Maybe you're like me and live in a warm climate where summer temperatures may be expected for a few more months. Here in Texas, we won't see any pumpkins or mums until late October. I'll show you a few ways to add other nature-inspired accents to your decor that will transition nicely through the fall...


summer to fall home decor

Thrifting in Cypress Texas: Friday's Find #262

Thank God it's thrifty Friday, Friends! Last weekend, I traveled to the Houston area with Favorite Son and Dear DIL to visit family. We had a sweet visit introducing Maria to the rest of the family and also spending time with Dear Firstborn before she returned to Colorado. Though our family visits ranged from League City to The Heights, we stayed with my brother Trey's family in Cypress...


garden statuary