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

Friday, October 30, 2015

ChiPPy-SHaBBy HEADED TO KANE COUNTY FLEA - ILLINOIS


~ LOADED & READY ~
Rain -Or- Shine
Come Shop My ChiPPy-SHaBBy
ViNtaGe Finds - INDOORS
 At KANE COUNTY FLEA
This Weekend!!!




 Things Move F*A*ST at this Market...
*~For BeSt Selection Shop-My-ShaBBies EARLY~*



ChiPPy-ShaBBy Booth Space #61
Indoors
Main Robinson Bldg. - Attached to the cafeteria
DO VISIT MY SIDE BAR FOR MORE DETAILS...
Hope to See Y*O*U There!!!



Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Shop ChiPPy-SHaBBy ~ KANE COUNTY FLEA...




Rain -Or- Shine I have an
 INDOOR BOOTH SPACE
Space #61
Main Robinson Building attached to the cafeteria

Saturday Oct. 31st  Noon - 5pm
Sunday Nov. 1st   7am - 4pm
Do visit my sidebar for more details...

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Trick ~Or~ Trick WITCH...



1960's - 70's ViNtaGe
"Blow-Mold" Plastic Witch Light...
~*Come Here My Pretty*~
*Frog-Husband* "Scared Me" the other nite - by having THE WITCH unexpectedly lit in the hallway!!!  How FUN is that!*!*!  LoVe her naturally chippy patina when lit...




  LoVe these OLD BOTTLES with 
WITCH-GRAPHIC LABELS...
The turpentine bottle is REALLY from Salem, Mass.

Monday, October 26, 2015

Hard-To-Part-With VINTAGE SQUIRREL SHUTTERS - OMG!!!


ViNtaGe SQUIRREL SHuTTeRs!!!
Had this Pair of Over-The-Top-AwEsoMe
ViNtaGe Squirrel Shutters at my Last Show,
 and it was hard to believe that only a few people had an interest in them ~ especially at this time of year...  
NOW S*O*L*D 
Couldn't have gone to a more perfect home!!!
Her Son's "Nick-Name" is SQUIRREL... 
Just perfect in his room!*!*!




 LoVe the Naturally-ChiPPy, Time-Worn, 
Brown Paint, with hints of Old Orange Paint Poking Through...
Sooooo much more interesting than brand new!!!

**Bottom Right Shows a slight impression of the
 old "S-Hook" that once was attached to the shutter**




Have a Good Week!!!



FIND ME NEXT WEEKEND AT
KANE COUNTY FLEA MARKET
St. Charles, Illinois
October 31st - November 1st
INDOOR BOOTH SPACE #61 
**Do Visit My SideBar
 For More Details**
 

Friday, October 23, 2015

Shop ChiPPy-SHaBBy FOR-THE-HOLIDAYS!*!*!


The Trees are are getting bare...
The COLD Weather Days are approaching...
A*N*D ~ The HoLiDAys will be here before you know it!*!*!





Hope to See-You
 at one of these HoLiDAy Markets!!!

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

ChiPPy-SHaBBy ViNtaGe F*A*L*L ADORNMENTS


One of my FaVoRiTe Pieces!*!*!
Fluted-Edge Cast Iron Planter
Fall Adornments:  Green Hedge Apples, Mimi Pumpkins,
 Hydrangea Sprigs, Colorful Fall Leaves...



 LoVe this Re-Purposed Rake Head!*!*!
A purchase from RHUBARB REIGN at
Now Gracing our Front Entrance!*!*!



Fall/Halloween Display at our driveway entrance...
1970's Plastic Pumpkins...
  This is the first year I've displayed them like this... 
 *I LoVe when the sun shines on them
 and they blow in the wind!*!*! ~ BeSt!*!*!
ViNtaGe Wooden Wash Tub Rack/Bench
 with left over pumpkins from my shows...

Enjoying yet another warm sunny
 Fall Day here in Wisconsin!!! 


FIND ME N*E*X*T
KANE COUNTY FLEA MARKET 
Oct. 31st - Nov. 1st
St. Charles, IL
*Do visit my sidebar for details... 

Saturday, October 17, 2015

ChiPPy-SHaBBy Finds...


I LoVe when some vignettes 
"Just-Fall-Together" all on their own...

 All by accident...
Moving some recent ChiPPy-SHaBBy ViNtaGe Finds
around in the GaRaGe, This Sweet Harvest Vignette
developed all on it's own!*!*!



FIND ME NEXT
*~ Kane County Flea Market ~*
St. Charles, Illinois
October 31st - November 1st
 

Friday, October 16, 2015

ViNtaGe FaLL O*W*L*S...


 I LoVe incorporating ViNtAGe OWLS in my
 Seasonal Halloween/Fall Vignettes at this time of year!!!



LoVe The Color of this Paper Mache OWL!*!*!
Nice "Go-With" Accent for the Witch's Broom... 



~ Time-Worn ~
Concrete Owl...   







 GLASS OWL LANTERN
Made-In-Japan
embossed on the bottom... 


Concrete *~Mother & Baby~* OWLS!*!*!
**STILL AVAILABLE**
Includes Natural Wooden Stump!!!
$85. - Local Pickup  ~Or~
"Drop-Off" - "Meet You" Arrangements can be made...
No ShiPPing on this one...
***********


FIND ME N*E*X*T
KANE COUNTY FLEA
in St. Charles, Illinois
OCTOBER 31st - NOVEMBER 1st

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

ViNtaGe HaLLoWeen Vignette ~ FaB Gurley Brand Candles!!!


ViNtaGe H*A*L*L*O*W*E*E*N
In-Our-Home ...
**Soooo Much MORE INTERESTING, Than Brand New**



 ~ PeRfeCtLy-ChiPPy Display Cabinet with Glass Doors ~
**ViNtaGe Halloween Candles**






 Open -Or- Closed
Naturally time-worn Display Cabinet
is just perfect for my ViNtAGe HaLLoWeeN Candle Collection...
*Most of my Candles are ViNtaGe GURLEY BRAND*
1950's - 1970's








~ Fanny Farmer Candy Company ~
*1940's* ViNtaGe Halloween
 WAX CANDY CONTAINERS...
Witch... Pumpkin...








Sunday, October 11, 2015

Back From SeLLiNg SHaBBies - Nellie's Barn SaLe ViNtaGe Extravaganza


This PAST Friday... Saturday...
NELLIE'S BARN SALE 
ViNtaGe Extravaganza
in Roscoe, Illinois

The ShoPPers lined-up long before the 10am Opening,
despite the cold... windy... cloudy... Day on Friday!*!*!

SaTurDAy was just a beautiful Fall Day...
Just Perfect for Outdoor ShoPPing!!!



With *Set-Up* the Day Before this 2-Day Event,
it took the "edge- off" of hurrying to be ready -  
and I was able to take many a pic of other Dealers Setting Up...



 Soooooo Much to LoVe!*!*!
With *50+ Vendors* it was just the RIGHT AMOUNT!!!
Good VaRiEty of ViNtaGe Dealer Styles...
Primitives, Farm House, Shabby, Re-Purposed,
Industrial, Jewelry, & Other Artist Creations - to name a few...







 APOTHECARY DESIGN 
was my #1 FaVoRite Dealer/Booth!*!*!
Just FaB Displays with numerous
 grouped vignettes spread all over!!!
Such a Great Picking Eye - Naturally time-worn
PaTinA LoVe!*!*!









ChiPPy-SHaBBy Booth
**Just Foot Steps from the Front Gate**
~"Smalls were Selling FAST on SaTuRdAy"~
but my larger furniture pieces just weren't moving...



 Just about everything in this photo S*O*L*D...




 Re-Purposed Pedestal Funnel Planter
S*O*L*D



 Half-Round Arched Window & 
Pair of Squared-Top Architectural Posts 
S*O*L*D




I didn't know if
**Sweet "Beaumont The Deer"**
would have any fur left by the end of the day...
EVERYONE WAS PETTING HIM!!!
Eventually he found a new home!*!*!




 How Sweet is this time-worn Orange Metal Stool!*!*!
Architectural SaLvaGe Pieces & Green Bench
*Still Available*



 Just about everything in these pics is
S*O*L*D



Thanks to Ann Campos - for inviting me to sell my
 ViNtaGe SHaBBies at this soooooo well organized 
"Nellie's Barn SaLe Event!!!
 Ann thought of EVERYTHING!!!
A*N*D 
A Big Thank Y*O*U to all of those
who ShoPPed My ChiPPy-SHaBBy ViNtaGe Finds!*!*!
I met so many new ChiPPy-SHaBBy Customers, being
in this part of Illinois, and loved hearing that you
either read my BLOG -or- visit my FaceBook Page...

~* TIME TO UnLoad the Van *~
*******
 
FIND ME NEXT AT 
KANE COUNTY FLEA MARKET
OCT. 31st - NOV. 1st
St. Charles, Illinois