Vintage Postcards

July 6, 2010 by · Leave a Comment
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Last Thursday,  I took off an hour early because I had a hair appointment. Then I went to  Boardtown Trading Post afterward to browse their vintage books, but when I arrived they were about to close.   My daydream of  having a new haircut/vintage shopping combo was crushed.   But the owner told me I could look around while she closed everything down.  So I immediately went to look for some lovely postcards since I had no idea where the books were and didn't want to seem difficult.  I am glad that I did. I really love vintage postcards.  I especially love when...

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Before & After: Thrift Store Shelf

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When I saw this little shelf at the thrift store I got really excited.  I love fun thrift store furniture but I do not like faux wood pressed board or anything brown for the most part.  So I painted it Pistachio.  It took about 2 cans of spray paint because I maybe should have sanded it better but I am happy with the result. A little paint really helps sometimes.

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DIY Upcycled Notebooks

April 8, 2010 by · 2 Comments
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Recently I have been into making small notebooks.  They are perfect for writing down quick lists or random ideas.  I keep the one I made for myself in my purse at all times.  Let me know what you think.

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Buttons, Buttons and More Buttons

March 10, 2010 by · Leave a Comment
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I really love buttons, especially really brightly colored vintage ones. Vintage Button Grab Bag from RoxyPop on Etsy...

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Kentucky Lake and Vicksburg Hotel Vintage Postcards

February 25, 2010 by · 3 Comments
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During my lunch break one day last week, my husband and I stopped by our favorite antique shop in Starkville,  Boardtown Trading Post.  Although we only had a few minutes to shop we still managed to find these fun vintage postcards.

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