I LoVe Imperfections...
chipped... salvaged... tattered... worn... rusty... crusty...

Friday, June 27, 2014

*SNEAK PEEK* ELKHORN FLEA - WI

~ ViNtaGe ~
Sooooo Much more Interesting
 than Brand New!*!*!

Rain -OR- Shine
NORTHING STOPS AN
 ELKHORN SHOPPER!!!

Come Shop-My-SHaBBies 
Along with 500 other ViNtaGe Vendors
**Wisconsin's Premier Flea Market**

Walworth County Fairgrounds
411 E. Court Street
Elkhorn, WI

S*U*N*D*A*Y
JUNE 29th
7am ~ 3pm

For BeSt Selection,
COME EARLY!*!*!
Stop by, Shop, or just say "hellooooo"...

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

ELKHORN FLEA MARKET ~ Wisconsin...


It's HaPPening!*!*!
And You're InVited!*!*!

RAIN ~Or~ SHINE
NOTHING STOPS AN ELKHORN SHOPPER!!!
With the possibility of an *Occasional Shower* 
in the forecast, No Worries!*!*!
There are plenty covered buildings to shop in as well as
 "Tented-Booths" such as mine...
ALL US DEALERS SET UP!!!


Same ChiPPy!-SHaBBy!
Booth Location as last month

Hope to See-YoU Sunday!*!*!
For BeSt Selection, Come EARLY...
"I just L*O*V*E when SHaBBy-SHoPPers
Tell me they Come To My Booth FIRST"!!!

Sunday, June 22, 2014

GLOOMY DAY for ShoPPing SHaBBies...


ChiPPy-SHaBBy SHoPPing
was off to a *Slow-Start* at Yesterday's
  HOME  S*A*L*E  as the F*O*G Banks
 drifted along through our back yard with cool temperatures & dampness...


With it raining buckets for Thursday's Set-Up,
 I did opt to Display IN The GaRaGe...
As much as I LoVe Tenting-Up by the RoadSide,
Inside was the place to be on SaTurDay as well!!!








Although I had many chandeliers For SaLe,
all in working lit condition,  not a single one sold on Saturday... 




PeTiTe Tole Chandelier
with Lamp Shades...
*Still Available*




Architectural Salvage,
 Small Tables/Small Cabinets and "prop-stools"
 were good sellers... 




Great Form!*!*!
WHITE SIDE TABLE
 with hints of old apple green paint poking through...




Only a few OUTDOOR GARDEN ITEMS sold...
These time-worn beauties will most likely be
headed to my NEXT SHOW 
E*L*K*H*O*R*N   F*L*E*A
S*U*N*D*A*Y
JUNE 29th
Walworth County Fairgrounds
ELKHORN, WISCONSIN
7am - 3pm
RAIN -OR- SHINE

ChiPPy-SHaBBy Booth Location
"Kitty-Corner" from the Cream Puff Stand,
Grandstand Side of the Fairgrounds...



Thursday, June 19, 2014

S*A*L*E @ ChiPPy-SHaBBy's House - THIS SATURDAY!*!*!


You're InViTed!*!*!
Come Shop-My-SHaBBies
Shop Historic Downtown Cedarburg, WI

Rain in the Forecast???
**NO WORRIES**
I'll Re-Route My SHaBBies into the GaRaGe!*!*!

Do Visit my SideBar for
 MORE DETAILS, Time, & Location...

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

ChiPPy!-SHaBBy! Booth - NORTHWIND PERENNIAL FARM ANTIQUE SHOW...

What A FaB Selling Venue 
this past weekend at the
NORTHWIND PERENNIAL FARM
 Annual ANTIQUE GARDEN SHOW,
in Burlington, Wisconsin...
~  THANK Y*O*U  ~ 
SHaBBy SHoPPeRs
 for your continued support!!!
You are sooooo appreciated!!!

The Ultimate Outdoor ShoPPing Weather!!!
70's... Light breeze... Sunshine...




ViNtaGe BirdHouse
Second Item
"to fly out of the booth"!*!*!




Precious ViNtaGe SKUNK FAMILY
went for a ride in **Tammy & Janie's** Cart!!!
They Definitely have a good new home
in Janie's yard!*!*!




EVERYONE WANTED THEM!!!



Metal POTTING TABLE
Just AwEsoMe ~ had a hole
 in the center for drainage...
Soooo many re-purposed uses as well...
SOLD



ShaBBy Old MailBox
Displayed as a Planter,
Soon to be Collecting " Congratulations Cards"
at an Outdoor Wedding in Door County, Wisconsin!!!


B*E*S*T!*!*! ~ First to Sell
Double-Tub Industrial Cart on Wheels




I LoVEd this RED INDUSTRIAL CART!!!
Went to a very good ChiPPy!-SHaBBy! Customer...




SHaBBy ShoPPer **Holly**
Put a lot of thought into her purchases ~
Knowing "just where they would go" once
she got them home...




FaB Old Re-Purposed 
FUNNEL PLANTER with PaTiNa
~ Still Available ~




-PAIR -
ARCHED TOP ANTIQUE SHUTTERS
found a new home...
**Just Darling**
 CART/PLANTER ON WHEELS
Old-Green-Paint
~ Still Available ~




Just S*W*E*E*T!*!*!
FaB Old ChiPPy-White
2-Door FarmHouse Cupboard
~Still Available ~
****
NOW GEARING UP
FOR THIS UPCOMING
S*A*T*U*R*D*A*Y
JUNE 21st
S*A*L*E @ ChiPPy-SHaBBy's House
In Historic Cedarburg, Wisconsin...
Do Visit my SideBar for Details...


Sunday, June 15, 2014

What a FaB Weekend for Selling SHaBBies at NORTHWIND PERENNIAL FARM!*!*!


NORTHWIND PERENNIAL FARM'S
18th Annual ANTIQUE GARDEN SHOW
ToTaLLy R*O*C*K*E*D this PAST Friday... & Saturday,
 in Burlington, Wisconsin!!!


Just K*I*L*L*E*R Piece!*!*!
PLANTER... ICED DRINK HOLDER... TABLE...
This Over-The-Top FaB
INDUSTRIAL TUB/CART On Wheels
Was the First To Sell!*!*!
I'll be posting more Pics from the Show in the next few days!!!

THANK YOU SOOOOO MUCH 
For All Your Support 
**ChiPPy!-ShaBBy ShoPPers**
Y*O*U are soooo Appreciated!*!*!
************* 

~ A*N*D ~
Mark Your Calendar for this UpComing
Saturday, June 21st
S*A*L*E
At ChiPPy!-SHaBBy's House
 Historic Cedarburg, Wisconsin
I'LL POST THE DETAILS SOON!!!

Monday, June 9, 2014

It's HaPPening in just a Few Days!*!*!




18th Annual 
Antique & Garden Show
NORTHWIND PERENNIAL FARM
BURLINGTON, WISCONSIN
(Just minutes from Lake Geneva, WI)

This Friday & Saturday
J*U*N*E 13th ~ 14th
9am - 5pm
Rain -Or- Shine

Free Admission
Parking mostly on the RoadSide
7047 Hospital Road, Burlington, WI

(262) 248-8229
www.northwindperennialfarm.com
**********

ChiPPy!-SHaBBy! Booth Location
** My Usual Spot **
Under the Shade Trees
Closest to the Main Red Barn

Hope to See Y*O*U There!*!*!
I'm Bringing an AwEsoMe StAsH 
of SHaBBies!!!

Saturday, June 7, 2014

ChiPPy!-SHaBBy! Shops Grayslake Flea - Illinois...


BeSt Time ChiPPy-SHaBBy ShoPPing at the
 GRAYSLAKE FLEA, in Illinois today!*!*! 
 **Check-Out**
 This FaB Old Blue SHaBBy!!!
 Amusement Park Car
 in "Joe's Booth" ~ OMG!*!*! 




Friday, June 6, 2014

OMG!*!*! BeSt Old SHaBBy ViNtaGe Watering Can...


Old... ChiPPy... Crusty... Rusty...
A*N*D ~ It's WhiTe!*!*!
BeSt!*!*!

~ ViNtaGe Imperfections ~
Soooo much more interesting
 than brand new!!!



A more recent addition to my 
ViNtaGe Garden Watering Can Collection...
********

Have a wonderful Weekend
 and just a reminder it's almost time to 
~ Shop-My-SHaBBies ~
UpComing ChiPPy!-SHaBBy!
Selling Venues

18th Annual Antique Garden Show
Northwind Perennial Farm
Friday... Saturday...
June 13th ~ 14th
Burlington, Wisconsin

S*A*L*E
 At ChiPPy-SHaBBy's House!*!*!
 I LoVe having SaLes at our home!!!
Make a Day of It!!!
  Shop My SHaBBies ~ Shop Historic Downtown Cedarburg
Saturday, June 21st
Cedarburg, Wisconsin ~ Address Forthcoming...

Both Events
Rain -Or- Shine 
It's HaPPeniNg!*!*!
Do visit my Blog SideBar for MORE Info...
More Detailed Information will be posted
 as each Event Date Nears...

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Crusty... Rusty... L*O*V*E!*!*!


N*A*T*U*R*A*L
Time~Worn PaTiNa!*!*!
~ ** Metal Candelabra **~
Although this piece was most likely "made-in-china"
it probably was left outside to the elements for some time,
and has acquired a FaB NaTuraL Time-Worn PaTiNa
that only "TIME" can produce...
The Birdie Candles added "just the right touch"...



 Crusty... Rusty... LoVe!*!*!
I'm finding myself drawn to "DECORATIVE FLEUR"
Embellishments this Season...



Wonderful Form...
PeRfeCtly Rusty... Crusty...
In all the right places!!!




FOR NOW, this FaB Crusty... Rusty...
 Candelabra adorns my Farmhouse Hutch filled with 
WHITE MATTE POTTERY...


Please do Mark-Your-Calendar
Next Two ChiPPy-SHaBBy Selling Venues
(visit my sidebar for details...)

18th Annual Antique Garden Show
Northwind Perennial Farm
Friday... Saturday...
June 13th ~ 14th
Burlington, Wisconsin

S*A*L*E
 At ChiPPy-SHaBBy's House!*!*!
 I LoVe having SaLes at our home!!!
Make a Day of It!!!
  Shop My SHaBBies ~ Shop Historic Downtown Cedarburg
Saturday, June 21st
Cedarburg, Wisconsin ~ Address Forthcoming...

Both Events
Rain -Or- Shine 
It's HaPPeniNg!*!*!

Sunday, June 1, 2014

**PeRKs** of "Being On-The-Hunt"...


I've been ON-THE-HUNT
for Select SHaBBies for my Next Selling Venue!*!*! 
18TH ANNUAL ANTIQUE GARDEN SHOW
J*U*N*E 13th & 14th
Friday... Saturday
7047 Hospital Road
Burlington ~ Wisconsin
(Less than 10 minutes from beautiful Lake Geneva, WI)

 One of the *PeRKs* of Being On-The-Hunt is finding "KEEPERS" for myself...  I don't think I can let this one go ~ FOR NOW!!!  Just AwEsoMe Re-Purposed Iron Pedestal Container ~ from a CHICAGO Foundry!!! 
 Just Killer - Repurposed Planter Container...








In the past few weeks I've acquired quite a 
FAB SHABBY *S*T*A*S*H*
  just-for-this-show!*!*! ~ Mostly geared toward the GARDEN/PLANTS/PATIO ~



OMG!*!*! ~ I'LL BE SELLING MY 
ViNtaGe H*O*S*E  R*E*E*L
At the NORTHWIND SHOW
Just PeRfeCt to Hang on your Garden Shed Wall -or- Fence!*!*!
Currently Pictured in the ChiPPy-SHaBBy
 MAGAZINE FEATURED ARTICLE
AVAILABLE ON NEWS STANDS Right Now!!!
VINTAGE GARDENS MAGAZINE


 FOR BEST SELECTION ~ COME EARLY!!!
Friday... Saturday...  9am - 5pm
The Setting is AmaZiNg!*!*!  Between ShoPPing the ViNtaGe Booths & Walking the Grounds, you could easily spend a half day there or more...
*****  
Bring a Friend, Spend the Day, Have lunch in Lake Geneva...
My FaVoRiTe Restaurant is 
~ * SIMPLE * ~
Open for Breakfast & Lunch with Outdoor Seating
Just A few Blocks from the main drag ~ in a more quiet part of town...



Hope you're having a wonderful weekend...