Sunday, October 4, 2009

Thrifty Finds This Week



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My thrifty finds for this week:
I got this chandelier at a yard sale for $5 - it has never been use!
I plan on redoing the rooms upstairs and it'll be perfect up there
I got the following 2 hanging baskets for $4 at Goodwill:


I plan on taking all the ribbons and hanging beads.
I'm not sure if I will be spray painting them or not
Or which room they'll reside in - at first I thought the kitchen then thought my craft room
so I guess I'll have to wait and see where the mood strikes me
The following items I got a various places:
The white cups I got for .59 at Goodwill.
I will be using them to measure bath salts out of containers I have
The incense burner I got at a local boutique called Homemade Uniques for $5
They sell homemade crafts, people can rent spaces to sell their crafts
The ceramic pumpkins I bought for $1 a piece at Dollar Tree

13 comments:

  1. Great finds. I love the chandelier, it is really pretty and the hanging baskets will be wonderful anywhere, even outside. Your cups and pumpkins are wonderful . You found some really great things. Hugs, Marty

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  2. Hi Jo,
    Great finds! Love the baskets, and look forward to seeing what you do with them.

    Those Dollar Tree pumpkins are great aren't they?

    Thanks for linking to 2nd Time Around!

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  3. Great deals!!!! I MUSH go to DOllar tree! Those pumpkins are too cute!

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  4. Hello Jo...

    What fabulous treasure finds! I love your chandelier...it's gorgeous and for a mere $5...that was a steal-of-a-deal, my friend!!! Also loved your pretty ornate baskets...they'll be really pretty with beads! Ohhh...isn't bargain shopping so much fun! Thank you so much for sharing all of your pretties with us today...what a treat!!!

    Warmest wishes,
    Chari @Happy To Design

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  5. You scored big time. FRUGAL SCORE! Love it when others are able to find yard sale/thrifting finds for such a deal bargain.

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  6. Lots of great finds. The chandelier is my fave!
    Thanks for sharing!
    Living it up at Lakewood,
    Cindy

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  7. Love the chandelier and you sure can't beat that price!

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  8. Hey Jo!
    What great deals you found! I cannot wait to see what you do with the baskets. And LOVE the chandelier for 5 bucks, wow! Thanks for linking up this week with your treasures!

    LOVE and Hugs,
    Leigh
    Tales from Bloggeritville
    www.lbratina.blogspot.com

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  9. Good lighting is hard to find and at $5 you can't go wrong (OK, you could go wrong LOL but YOU didn't!)

    Love the ceramic pumpkins...hmmmm I wonder if I can find some...

    Kristin - The Goat

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  10. Great deal on the chandelier! I got some ceramic pumpkins at the dollar store last year, I love them.
    Have a great day.
    Ally

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  11. LOVE the pumpkins. I need to make a trip to Dollar tree :-)

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