I LoVe Imperfections... Soooo much more interesting than brand new!*!*!

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

ViNtaGe Valentine QUEEN OF HEARTS PLANTER!*!*!


~*The QUEEN Is Out*~
F*E*B*R*U*A*R*Y
H E A R T S
 LoVe Her HEARTS & CROWN...
BeSt Time~Worn P*A*T*I*N*A!*!*!

 

 Adorned with pearls, ribbon, millinery



 OMG!*!*!  Original Vintage Label
SHAFFORD - JAPAN



 ViNtaGe Millinery
~Japan Label~



~** A Forever Keeper-Find  **~
ChiPPy-SHaBBy 
~* Queen-Of-Hearts  *~
ViNtaGe Valentine Planter




Sunday, January 31, 2016

Valentines & Hearts...


It's Almost February!!!
Time to Bring-Out-The
~ R*E*D ~
Here in the Midwest, come October, I ALWAYS look for these *Seasonal RoseHip Berries* at the Flea Market... I have come to find that Dealer-Friends -  Sue & JoAnn, have THE BEST!!!  Their color stays "nice n' red"...   They look FaBuLous in my Thanksgiving Vignette, then Christmas, and NOW ~ Freshening February's Valentine Display!*!*!  Sometimes they are hard to recognize in the Fall ~ surrounded by many  green leaves waiting to dry, and then be removed...




 "Preserved Pepperberry Heart Wreath"
I've had this beauty ForEver!*!*!




 One-Of-A-Kind
ViNtaGe HEART FLOWER FROG!!!
~ BeSt ~



JuSt S*I*M*P*L*E
ChiPPy-White Urn...White Barn Vent...Hanging Corbel...
February Seasonal Entry Vignette, at-our-home...



 Have a good rest of your weekend!!!
 

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

ViNtaGe Finds *What Lies Beneath*...


Cold Out... No Sun... Snow Flurries...
PeRfeCt Day to Clean Out
My Personal *ChiPPy-SHaBBy*
 Storage S*T*A*S*H!!!


During the course of a buying/selling season, I have little or "No-Time" to display/decorate our own home...  I BUY WHAT I LOVE, hoping eventually to find a spot for a FaB SHaBBy In-Our Home...  DURING the Winter Months, on days like this, I get to "play" - "re-fresh areas"  in our home, with those shabbies that have been long stashed away...
Here's What Developed!!!
 ViNtaGe FaVoriTes
*Architectural SaLvaGe
*ViNtaGe Tole with PaTiNa



 A piece of Milwaukee History!!!
Architectural SaLvaGe from the 
~* Historic Wisconsin Club *~ 
 In the City of Milwaukee
JuSt Killer Flower Motif
All Made of Wood 




Oh~My~Heart
ViNtaGe Tole Birdie LoVe!*!*!
 BeSt Natural Time-Worn PaTiNa




Lamp Base



Large Finial
LoVe it's Form & Patina...






 LoVe when I find *ChiPPy-WHiTe Corbels*
with Finials!*!*!



HaVe a CoZy Evening!*!*!
 

Sunday, January 24, 2016

ViNtaGe Campfire Marshmallow Tin...


Outdoors By-The-Firepit
Surrounded By S*N*O*W...
~ ChiPPy-SHaBBy Style ~

I LoVe when "Frog-Husband" 
gets the firepit blazing in the wintertime...
Our Rusty... Crusty... ViNtaGe Motel Chairs
 have the BeSt Form and PaTiNa!!! 
A*N*D it changes from year to year,
revealing deeper layers of "old paint patina"...




~FaVoRiTe ViNtaGe Campfire Tin ~
**PeRfeCtLy Rusty... Crusty... & Burnt**

Have a good rest of your evening...

Friday, January 22, 2016

Etsy Versus Ebay...


WHICH DO YOU PREFER?????


As far as buying ViNtaGe Items ON-LINE,
which site do you perfer to use???
Etsy ~Or~ Ebay
I'd LoVe to hear what you
 have to say... 

Monday, January 18, 2016

OMG!!! ViNtaGe ARCHITECTURAL SaLVaGe *Arched Pediment* - with fan-like motif...



Beyond FaBuLouS!*!*!
A*N*D It could be Yours!!!
 - Less Commonly Seen Form -
*~ Arched Pediment With Fan-Motif~*
ViNtaGe Architectural SaLVaGe

 **JuSt-LiSted**
AUCTION HAS ENDED
Now S*O*L*D...



 Nice Smaller Size, measuring just over 2ft. wide...
Original Old White Paint
The piece has sooooo much character!!!




 BeSt-Ever Side Edge Trim!*!*!
~*Like Icing On-the-cake*~
The Edge Trim is Metal/Zinc... 
Wonderfully Crude, with An AwEsoMe Rusty PaTiNa



 OMG!!!  JuSt Perfect above these chippy shutters!!!
~ Or ~ perhaps above a window...
  just resting on a  shelf/cabinet...
in a grouping of frames & mirrors, etc.



Do hop on over to My EBAY SELLING PAGE
to view this, along with other items I have listed...
THIS ITEM CLOSES 
SUNDAY NITE, JANUARY 24th... 
Let's Get The Bidding Going On This One!*!*!
It Could Be In Your Home!!! 

Saturday, January 16, 2016

ViNtaGe Valentine Chippy... Crusty... Rusty... Cupid Display!!!


Valentine's Day is less than a month away!!!
I'll be working on our Season Entry Vignette 
over the  weekend...
I've decided to "Call-Out" this long time loved
IRON CUPIDS DISPLAY PIECE!!!

 I've had this ONE-OF-A-KIND 
ViNtaGe Display Piece In my Personal SHaBBy StaSh
 for many a year now...
LoVe... LoVe... LoVe...
It's Naturally Time~Worn Crusty... Rusty... PaTiNa!!!
This is  a quality piece of "Iron" - Heavy & Thick...
The Cupids are all one piece



The BACKSIDE
Has been ~SHaBBy Painted~
For those of you who might like that particular look!!!

Currently Listed on EBAY
Item Closes This Thursday Nite
AUCTION HAS ENDED...
Now S*O*L*D