Monthly Archives: July 2010

Glass Jars.

I got these three at the Unique on Sheridan last week: (That’s not a very good picture, sorry. I have trouble focusing on clear glass.) I am wondering how old they are. My friend Roxana, who is a pro (check out her new blog, by the way) said that the bubbles in the glass and […]

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Sticky Woes.

I found this awesome side table at the Unique on Howard last week: A little bit chippy, but I love it, with its curved little legs. Unfortunately, the gol-darned thrift store DUCT TAPED the glass to the painted wood, resulting in three sides that look like this: …rendering it unsellable, I would think. I don’t […]

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Lampshadeapalooza.

I am getting so many things crossed off of my list this week. You wouldn’t know it by looking at my apartment, though, which is ever more dwarfed by two growing piles — one earmarked for the Newgard neighborhood sale and one for the Vintage Bazaar. In addition to going through all the nooks and […]

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Fabulous Pillows!

We need to discuss my mother. First, let me tell you that you would love my mom. All of my friends always have, and she is especially a hit with my friends up north, where her down-home charm and thick southern accent apparently makes her even more adorable. She is also the most talented seamstress […]

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Angelic Mobility.

Justin and I found this mobile at a church rummage sale last weekend. I’m having trouble taking pictures that show how cute it really is. They immediately brought to mind Little Twin Stars — remember those Sanrio characters? Oh my WORD, I was a Little Twin Star fan. Stickers, erasers, pencils, notebooks, etc., I couldn’t […]

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