This vintage needlepoint was the first thing I found this week. I love the bright colors and the little critters are all so cute!
I probably picked this cat mirror thingy up and put it back down about five times. I still can't decide if I really like it. It's not my style at all, but I think I would have regretted leaving it behind. It was inexpensive enough to take a chance, and hopefully some cat lover will enjoy it.
I love old little wall plaques like this one. It has a sweet quote about friendship and was a total steal.
I'm slightly embarrassed to admit that I looked at this for a good minute or two before realizing it says "mugs." Apparently I'm a little slow sometimes! I'm going to spray paint a fun color (suggestions, anyone?) and put it in the booth with my favorite mugs on it.
My mom remembers using trays like this when she was a child. It's a little dirty, but nothing a little elbow grease won't fix!
I'm a sucker for any art done directly on wood. I loved how this piece is not only carved, but the flowers and bucket are slightly tinted. Pretty and subtle!
This chair is my latest curbside find. My son and I found it while on our walk yesterday morning. Apparently people in my neighborhood don't like pressed back chairs.
I can't figure out why though! Isn't the back pretty? I can't wait to paint it. I can't decide if I should stick with white or go for something for fun. I'm open to suggestions!
And of course, like every time I thrift, I came home with more monkey pod to paint for my shop.
Although I should probably stop, since I have quite the collection already.
And the saddest part is, this picture was taken probably a month ago. The collection has grown since then.
But on the plus side, I've finally started selling things! Five sales already - yay! But no reviews yet - boo! Is there any polite way of asking for reviews on Etsy? The lack of reviews is killing me.
I'm running a grand opening sale at Tess and Ivy. Use coupon code GRANDOPENING20 to save 20% on all your purchases throughout September. Find a unique piece for your home or a fun gift idea!
Be sure to share your great finds!