Wednesday, February 23, 2011

From my latest thrifting trip!

Two weeks ago I was in Pheonix for my Birthday. We had gorgeous weather, and I spent that Saturday with my sister, hitting garage sales, going to Goodwill, and then the real fun was the Brass Armadillo Antique Mall. We had so much fun that day and we went to lunch
and had my favorite dish.
I am always looking for new little white pitchers. I love these little things. These two came from the antique mall.
These two 'Royal Albert' teacups were given to me by my sister. I think this is some kind of warmer. I love the unpolished silver look though.
I found some really pretty pieces that I couldn't resist. I love to collect double handled teacups.
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13 comments:

Petite Michelle Louise said...

gorgeous! what fun...soooo miss my thirsting jaunts...the outdoor ones! sigh..

Brenda ~ Shabby Cats and Roses said...

You found some fabulous treasures! I love the pretty pink rose plate, beautiful! I believe the 2-handled cups are referred to as Bullion cups; I read that somewhere, but can't remember where, lol :)

Warmest hugs, Brenda

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble said...

What fantastic finds!! Love the dishes and tea cups! The frederick stegmaeir Mansion is in Wilkes Barre , Pa. It was featured in Victorian Homes magazine twice in 2010! Thanks so much for your visit!

Hugs,
Debbie

fairyrocks said...

Nicely done, and how wonderful to be able to spend your birthday with someone you love, doing what you love

Nook & Cranny said...

Michele,
Thanks for visiting my blog. Yes, I am in the same egg swap as you.
Great finds during your fun day with your sister.
Hugs
Michele

robin dudley-howes said...

HI
Thanks for coming over to my blog. You asked about the soldering and I live in Los Angeles but I do travel to teach in other states. I was just in Las Vegas as a matter of fact. I also teach every weekend somewhere in Los Angeles. If you are interested in putting together a group of students we can certainly have a class where you are as well. thanks
Robin

Erica said...

FABULOUS treasures!!! I collect white pitchers, too! I swear, our DNA got crossed at some point.

I love all your china pieces, too. I have a floral china collection hanging on the kitchen wall.

Diane Mars said...

Great finds, looks like you had a wonderful Birthday!

Christina Rodrigues said...

what amazing dishes you found. love the white pitchers! those are best place to find treasures like these ones!

Have A GREAT rest of the WEEKEND!

Amanda Trought said...

Definitely some lovely finds. Happy belated birthday by the way :)

Diane said...

Michele, Hi! Thanks for visiting and for your comments about my paper flowers. Yes, I used the Cuttlebug and the Tim Holtz Tattered Florals die! So many options with that machine and that particular die!
Hugs, Diane

Signs and Salvage said...

I love the little white pitchers!! They would look divine with a bunch of lilacs in them....YUMMY!!!!

Lots of goodies you found!!!

Happy Day!!

Margaret MacCabe Ritchie said...

The pitcher's are my most favorite!!!! So cute! They look great with your "frenchy" decor! (Now I'm bummed that I didn't get them! :) Love you!

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