Monday, July 27, 2015

Thrift It Goodies


thrifting, makeovers, blog fun
Tania From Little Vintage Cottage 
(HERE) had this idea to ask a few blogging buddies to participate in this fun adventure.



We were to go forth and thrift shop, gift the goodies to a blogger Tania selected, and then do a makeover or two on the items.

Vicky - Life on Willie Mae Lane - http://lifeonwilliemaelane.blogspot.com/
Kim - Snug Harbor Bay - http://snugharborbay.blogspot.com/
Kimberley - Seaside Ave. - http://www.seasideave.com/
Donna - Distressed Donna Down Home - http://distresseddonnadownhome.blogspot.com/
Cecilia - The B Farm - http://www.thebfarm.blogspot.com/
Tania - Little Vintage Cottage - http://littlevintagecottage.blogspot.com/




We decided to let it be a secret who had our name until the box of goodies arrived.

This week a large box was sitting on my doorstep waiting to be opened.

It was from Kim of Snug Harbor Bay. 

Man-o-Man!  Can she stuff a box!?!









I had to take three photos to show all the goodies.

Now, Kim, you do know that shiny bright sifter will not stay that way.

Love the grater and the keys.





The tiny baking pans and porcelain knobs have my head filled with ideas.







Love the graphics on these soda bottles.

MacFuddy - hmmmm - I think he lives here!











A sweet note from Kim.

A rolling pin.

Two silver ladles.

Four dolly pins.

An one very interesting pie tin.



We have a couple of weeks to repurpose these items. I have several ideas brewing about combining them.

Come back when we reveal the facelifted items!



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17 comments:

  1. I'm excited! I cannot wait to see what you do with these items. Kimberley has some awesome stuff also. I need to check out the other ladies to see what they have and what they are going to be doing with the items. This is so much fun!!

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  2. Sounds like so much fun! I know you will knock it out of the park!!!

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  3. What a great and fun idea! I can't wait to see what you do with your goodies. Love the pie plate and those sweet little baking pans.

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  4. Glad you enjoyed the items - can't wait to see what you do!

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  5. Ooo, great items and a lot to work with! Looking forward to seeing what you do!

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  6. Wow, you got some good stuff too! I love.love.love the porcelain knobs, and the bottles are like nothing I have ever seen before! Love the pie tin too...ah heck, I love it all! ;)
    This is gonna be good! :)

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    1. Thanks, Kimberley! I am sure I will have fun thinking of recycled projects!

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  7. I cannot wait to see what you do with those fabulous items from Kim. You go girl I know it will be great.
    Kris

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  8. Wow!! She sure does know how to pack a box! It'll be fun to see what you come up with.

    Tania

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  9. This is such a fun challenge! I am so excited to see what each of you do with your goodies. You have a plethora to choose from! Love it all.
    hugs,
    Linda

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  10. How fun! I will be sharing my goodies soon and look forward to some transformations! Have a great week!!

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  11. I popped over from Vicky's blog to see what you received....looks good, can't wait to see what you do with your stuff.

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  12. Can't wait to see what you do with your goodies!

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  13. I can't wait to see what you come up with! I know it will be fabulous.

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  14. Donna, in the few short weeks since I subscribed to your blog, you have become my favorite blog!! I love your style and you always leave me with a smile and even a laugh or two! You have a great writing style that helps enhance your blog posts! Now as to the subject of this entry, Wow!!!! that was some box full of treasure! I can't wait to see what you do with all of that wonderful loot!! I loved the soda bottles the best!!

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    1. Thank you so much for your kind comments, Sheryl! I cannot find an email address to thank you personally.

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  15. How fun Donna. Can't wait to see what you come up with!! Thanks for sharing with SYC.
    hugs,
    Jann

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I enjoy reading all of your comments and will always answer with email. I will try to track you down if you show up as a "no reply" commenter to let you know. Friends are like that!