Monthly Archives: January 2012

Favorite Finds.

We had cupcakes instead of wedding cake at our reception, but that didn’t mean I wasn’t hot on the heels for a wedding cake topper as soon as I found out I was engaged. As an avid admirer of vintage wedding cake toppers, this was really fun for me. I knew I found the perfect […]

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Favorite Finds.

These aren’t really mine anymore, they’re promised to my mom. I had them wrapped and in my purse, ready to give her for Christmas, then left the little package in my purse all through the visit. She will see them on the blog as a favorite find and say, “Oh! They’re your favorites! I can’t […]

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Favorite Finds.

Friends, things have been slow in the vintage shopping arena lately — not much to report. Between it being the dark of the Chicago winter and a continuous stream of illness in the household, I haven’t really gotten out much. You’re probably going to be seeing a lot of Link Love posts in the upcoming […]

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The weird world of eBay.

I sold regularly (not sporadically, like I do now) on eBay for a while — at least a couple of years, and I was always so amazed at how much the world of eBay creates its own little laws of supply and demand. Randomly, I would discover, on accident, an item that fetched a way […]

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Link Love.

I’m probably late to this party, but have you guys seen houzz.com? A HUGE collection of interior photos to use for ideas and inspiration. I did a search for “vintage”…I will see you in March, when I MIGHT have finished going through all of the photos. Very cool resource. traditional dining room design by chicago […]

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