Thursday, May 24, 2012

THRIFTY THURSDAY



Today was good. 
Today was fun. 
Tomorrow is another one. 
~Dr. Seuss
I picked this little 'vase' up
at my local Goodwill a little
while ago for a meer $.79!
Since coming in my home
it's purpose has been to
hold toothpicks since I really
had no idea of it's original use,
I just thought it was cute.
Then I saw this on Heidi's
site. Now I know and as soon
as I have more ripe tomatoes
my little 'vase' will have
a new job! It's always
fun to visit a thrift store
and find a little 'something
something' isn't it?
Joining with Cory.

20 comments:

  1. Love the fading, red design... what a great find!

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  2. Tracey - what a find! And for only 70 cents. I love stumbling up on treasure like that. I wish we had a goodwill. We have a church thrift shop, but it is small and mostly clothes. Looking forward to yard sale season though. Blessings ~ Elizabeth

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  3. My dad is an avid toothpick user. I love the red swirls around it. Perfect use for it, although that Heidi is brilliant so I think her use is quite apt as well.

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  4. What a great pick up! A lovely little jug, perfect for dressing.

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  5. What a little treasure!!! My Dad was a big coffee drinker---and in restaurants, he used to be served his cream in little "pitchers" like that....single serving size. I think it would make a marvelous vase---or dressing container--or toothpick holder--or doublepoint needle container! Have fun with it!

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  6. Beautiful! I always go to the kitchen area of a thrift store :) I love that there is more than one purpose of your great find.

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  7. So cute! The red design is delightful and I love that link you shared with us. I'm always amazed at how people can photograph food. Happy Thursday to you!

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  8. I love it...with the red at the top...so pretty!

    ~Have a lovely day!

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  9. That is so cute! I love cute and useful! The design on it is great.

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  10. I have several of these (though I really love the design on yours) because they are so useful. Yes, flowers and sauces... and toothpicks and cream and ...

    Blessings, Debbie

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  11. Adorable...
    love it...love love love red
    it would have come home with me if I saw it!!

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  12. Perfect, I love tiny finds where it's so easy to fall in love with the small details. Perfect.

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  13. I love red, and tiny pitchers. This one is a fantastic find!!!

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  14. Would you believe me if I told you that I have been on a hunt for a creamer and sugar pair similar to this!!! And for 79 cents?! That is awesome :).

    btw, Dr. Seuss quotes are the best :).
    xo

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  15. Tracey what a darling little find...I love itty bitty things like this:)

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  16. Thank you for the very sweet comment...I understand how you feel my youngest has three years left of school...and I will be enjoying each and everyday!!

    I have looked on Raverly..I am thinking a scarf...or maybe a wrap?

    Blessings to you,

    ~~Renee

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  17. ooohhhhhhhhhhh that is a FIND!
    And I love that you found a similar one on Heidi's site!
    You KNOW I love that.
    hugs,
    C.

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