Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Flea Market Pt 2. The goods

These are the goods that came home with me ,I can already hardly wait for the next flea in the fall. I was even thinking of being a vendor myself this time.I just love old ticking fabric pillows.They sure don't make them like they used to!
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And another doll, a girl can never have too many right??
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Some tea stained trims ,old keys and watch faces.
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I couldn't resist this old green pom pom trim.
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Picked up this cute sack cloth towel to use in the kitchen, not that I have used it yet . Some old heart picks for corsages I make and things.
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Lots of these, wish I would have bought more!!
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And say hello to the perfect purse from Anthropologie!!! Brand new from a seller who actually lives in the same town as me! It's so nice to meet people who are like you !
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I must confess I have a vintage dress and crinoline addiction, found these two at the flea.
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I could just look at them all day !
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So much so I tossed them all on the couch ,I had them hanging about my room but needed a pretty place to keep them .
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And so here is what I did ! I bought a rack to hang them all on and it is now in my living room.I would have perferred an old rack but this will due for now until I can find one!!
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Hope you enjoyed the flea as much as I did! Friday is the big create blog party day! Will have the full list of blogs who will be creating posted friday am or thursday eve!!!

23 comments:

Julie said...

GORGEOUS finds, Andrea! Wish we had a good flea market around here--fabulous stuff!

Elyse said...

omg, so lovely! it looks like rachel ashwell's home! enjoy the view for me!

xo
elyse

Sue said...

OMG!! That ticking! Those dresses! Did you feel me hit the floor in a swoon? You found the most amazing things!!

I finally got my market cart lined, just in time for flea marketing this weekend - whew! Thanks again for the inspiration.

Sue

Shabbyfufu said...

Hi Andrea...I was just thinking the same thing that Elyse mentioned~looks straight out of a Rachel Ashwell book! You should be a vendor...why not?! xo, Janet

Tristan Robin Blakeman said...

great finds - love that towel!!!

Shabby Kim said...

What beautiful finds. You are so lucky to add these beautiful treasures to your home. Just like Elyse says, your rack of vintage dresses reminds me of Rachel Ashwell. Really makes me want to start a collection for myself :)

Lori said...

ooooh, Andrea...i am swooning like crazy...your rack of tulle beauties is just stunning...and i love those sweet pillows, they are darling!!!

Marsha (Sassy Mini Dolls) said...

Wow, I agree, gorgeous finds!!!

I'm looking forward to the party!!

xxoo

FILIGREE MOON said...

Andrea, I adore your flea finds! You have impeccable taste and a great eye for decorating! Swoon! ~ Angela

Kelly said...

Oh, so many treasures! Naturally, I love the little dolly. And the ticking pillows are lovely. I'm working with some similar fabric right now for a doll dress for a client. Great crinoline solution and so pretty too!

~ Kelly

aimee said...

i enjoyed the pictures. how fun!love the treasures.
blessings,
aimee

Florence said...

Wow look at all those crinolines and vintage dresses. I had a great time Friday night at Funky Junk. Florence

A Cottage Muse said...

Wow...to find so many of my favorites in one spot! Are you kidding! The ribbons are fabulous...especially the one with the seahorse!

Zita - Mlle Magpie said...

Beautiful finds, Andrea. I have a thing for crinolines and prom dresses too - yours look gorgeous on your rack! p.s. since you're a fan of Rachel Ashwell, check out the British edition of Country Living magazine!

Karen Burns said...

Flea Market Finds Galore! You scored! Looking forward to Friday's Creative Blog Hop.

red.neck chic said...

So.... will you take me with you next time? LOL Andrea - what BEAUTIFUL finds!!! LOVE the beautiful dress and the green pom pom trim!!!!!

Lovely photos!!!
:-D robelyn

Faded and Worn said...

Oh Andrea! I'm so glad you are the one who bought the purse. And "HELLO" to all those dresses....they are fabulous! I'm voting yes on your being a vendor in the fall. Would love to see you there!

melonybradley said...

so many cool goodies. love the prize fair ribbons esp

www.mel-designs.typepad.com

Prudence said...

love those dresses. I was a vendor at the funky junk sisters show last october. I wanted to sell again at this one, but it just wasn't going to happen. I should have come shopping, but that is a long drive just for shopping :)

GARAGE SALE GAL said...

Very nice finds!!! Looks like you had a great time.
What are you going to make with the horse ribbons???
Warmly,
Deb :)

Karen Burns said...

YIKES! my website was incorrectly entered the first time! It is: http://web.me.com/vintagefindings. Thank you for making the correction.

The Polka Dot Closet said...

It looks like it was Christmas when you got home and reviewed all of your finds. Crinolines? They are beautiful and it is better than drugs ha!

Carol

Blissitydoodah said...

Yikes! They are just WOW!!! On that white couch! Wow! Your banner :) !!!