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

Sunday, April 23, 2017

OMG!!! BeSt Spring SaLe!*!*!


ChiPPy-SHaBBy SHoPPerS
Y*O*U  RoCk!!!!!!!!!!! 
 ANNUAL
Spring SaLe at Our Home,
This PAST Friday & Saturday
in Cedarburg Wisconsin

 ChiPPy-SHaBBy SHoPPeRs
Y*O*U Made It ALL HAPPEN!!!
I am sooooo appreciative of your continued support!*!*!



 ~**Over-The-Top FaB**~
Re-Purposed BirdCage with Bird-Bath Base
Was at the TOP of My *Most-FaVoRite Displays*
at this PAST Weekend's Annual Spring SaLe 
At - Our - Home!!!
Individually priced, I'm sooooo *HaPPy* this ChiPPy-SHaBBy
Customer purchased BOTH ITEMS!!!



**ViNtaGe Watering Cans**
FROM MY PERSONAL COLLECTION,
were HoT Sellers!!!
Many More than this SOLD!!!
 

 
ChiPPy-SHaBBy SHoPPerS 
were greeted on Friday Morning,
with this FaB Old Primitive Cart!!!
~*JuSt PerFeCt for Flowers*~
Potted... Boxed... In Buckets...
S*O*L*D

M*O*R*E  SALE  PICS
SOON!!!

and in the meantime,
FiNd-Me-Next
 Saturday - MAY 13th
in Glenview, Illinois
SAVE-THE-DATE
Click Their FaceBook Link Above 
 

Monday, April 17, 2017

It's FINALLY HaPPeNiNg - S*A*L*E This Friday... Saturday...


You're InVited!!!!
UpScaLe ViNtaGe SaLe
@ ChiPPy-SHaBBy's House
This UpComing Friday... Saturday...
April 21st - 22nd *2017*
Historic Cedarburg Wisconsin

Y*O*U Never Know 
What Y*O*U Might Find!*!*!
•charming side tables...  benches... •chandeliers...
 •architectural salvage... 
•mirrors... •primitive cabinet... •vintage garden adornments... 
•re-purposed this & that...  •industrial... 
•italian tole... •old bottles... •useful containers...
•litho prints...  •picture frames... •shabby-chic style adornments...

We'll OPEN Promptly at the times listed
and not before... 

EVERYTHING IS ALL DISPLAYED 
for your shopping enjoyment & inspiration

BRING A FRIEND
 & YOUR TRUCK!*!*!

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Easter Greetings ChiPPy-SHaBBy STyLe!*!*!

ViNtaGe *Bunte Candy Company*
Advertising Sign


 ViNtaGe Child's Wooden Rabbit Toy Container
*On-WheeLs*





 F*R*E*S*H
Wheat Grass Baskets!*!*!
Now to add the Egg-SHeLLs!!!


 
 Paper Mache
ViNtaGe Easter Bonnet Candy Container
~Lid Lifts Off~


***********

A*N*D
~** WHERE-TO-FIND-ME-NEXT **~
WEEKEND
 After EASTER
2- Day S*A*L*E

Sunday, April 9, 2017

ViNtaGe Doctor's Bag - RE-PuRpoSed!*!*!


Time~Worn & Tattered
B*E*S*T
One-Of-A-Kind
Re-Purposed Doctor's Bag with Fresh Flowers
**~ ChiPPy-SHaBBy STyLe ~**
LoVe... LoVe... LoVe...
This Funky Re-Purposed, Time-worn, Over The Top FaB
ViNtaGe Doctor's Bag with Fresh Growing Flowers!!!!!!!
JuSt AwEsoMe Find, Yesterday - IN CARLA ELMORE'S BOOTH,
at the Grayslake Flea in Illinois!*!*!


This **Creation** isn't for everybody...
But Most Certainly FOR ME!!!
~ FAB EASTER TaBLe CenterPiece ~


find * me * next
S*A*L*E At Our Home
April 21st - 22nd - Weekend AFTER Easter
VIEW PREVIOUS POST FOR DETAILS!!!

Saturday, April 8, 2017

SpRiNG S*A*L*E AT OUR HOME...


Weekend AFTER EASTER
JuSt About 2 Weeks Away!!!
(Just North of Milwaukee - WI)
HISTORIC CEDARBURG WISCONSIN


You're InViTed!*!*!

Thursday, April 6, 2017

2017 S*P*R*I*N*G SaLe At ChiPPy-SHaBBy's House...


WeekEnd  after Easter
SPriNg S*A*L*E
@ ChiPPy-SHaBBy's House!*!*!
cedarburg - wisconsin
(about 20 minutes north of milwaukee)
 
~** Get 1st Dibs  **~
On Many Items from our recent Minnesota Buying Trip!!!

ONE-OF-A-KIND 
ViNtaGe FINDS 
•charming side tables... •small cabinets... •architectural salvage...
•chandeliers... •mirrors... •vintage garden adornments... 
•re-purposed industrial... •italian tole... •old bottles...
•picture frames... •cubby cabinet... 
•shabby-chic style adornments...
-YOU NEVER KNOW WHAT Y*O*U MIGHT FIND-

I'll be posting ALL the DETAILS
exact addresss... opening times... etc.
In the Next Few Days!!!

 

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

JuSt B*A*C*K - Road Trip!*!*!


~**Out & About **~
ChiPPy-SHaBBy SHoPPing 
Minnesota
 Arrived HOME with a Van Full!*!*!
*Fresh ViNtaGe Finds*
Starting Preparations for My 2-Day HOME S*A*L*E
Here in Cedarburg - Wisconsin
WEEKEND - AFTER - EASTER
*~ April 21st - 22nd ~*
I'll be posting DETAILS later this week!!!


 LoVe this quaint little Show!!!
 A GATHERING OF FRIENDS
HELD INDOORS AT BACHMAN'S GREENHOUSE
Minneapolis






Jessica, of Ms.Mac
ALWAYS Has *The BeSt* ChiPPy-WHiTe Finds
& Displays!!!!!!!!!!
MONTHLY OCCASIONAL SALES
Downtown Carver, Minnesota




 LoVed sitting among the fresh flowering plants & umbrellas 
after A Long Dreary Winter!!!
Great Coffee...  
BeSt-Ever Mini Lemon Tarts - 
Went back for seconds!!!




 Spied this FaB Barrel at one of our "pit-stops"...
FaB Form & PaTiNa!*!*!



 Hunt & Gather 
ALWAYS FABULOUS!!!
Funky Unusual Displays/Vintage...





 I soooooo wanted to take this perfectly chippy
 farm table home!!!
8' long... folding legs...
WE WERE JUST TOOOOO FULL!!!


Sad-to-Say...
We just didn't have an INDOOR SPOT to
display this FaB Old Iron Bench!!!  
LOVED THIS STORE SOOOOO MUCH!!!
B*E*S*T
Just loaded with vintage tole, mirrors, architectural salvage...
ALL with a natural time-worn vintage patina!!!
**~ Clarabel's ~**








S*T*O*P*P*E*D
Dead In My Tracks when we saw this sign!!!


UNFORTUNATELY, we were too early to SHOP!!!
SaLe Starts as listed above!!!  
I was **VaMpiNg** over sooooo many things
Lisa of Dahlia Cottage had!!!
30+ Dealers ~ Monthly Occasional Sales
PICKET FENCE GALS
LINDSTROM - MN

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

It's a SuNNy DaY ~ Wisconsin!*!*!


 LoVe... LoVe... LoVe...
WHEN THE SUN COMES OUT!*!*!
I RuN On SoLaR!*!*!



FaB Old Rusty... Crusty... WIRE BASKET
Rusty... Crusty ViNtaGe FLUE SURROUND
with FreSh HeRb Plant in-a-paper-bag...



 FaB Old ChiPPy-WHiTe Door!!!
AWeSoMe D*E*T*A*I*L*S!*!*!


This Beauty is *JuSt StuNNinG*
ESPECIALLY WHEN THE SUN COMES OUT...
Original ViNTaGe Etched Glass
~**JuSt GoRgeOuS Flower Motif **~ 

*******

Time To Start Preparations!!!
UpScale ViNtaGe - SpRiNg SaLe 
At ChiPPy-SHaBBy's House!*!*!
(Weekend AFTER EASTER)
SAVE - THE - DATES
** 2017 **
A*P*R*I*L 21st - 22nd
friday... saturday...

~** MaKe - A - DaY - Of - It **~
Shop-My-SHaBBies
Shop Historic Downtown
Cedarburg - Wisconsin
(about 20 minutes north of milwaukee...)
shops... coffee houses... restaurants... winery... 
MORE DETAILS,
 Exact Address, Time, Etc.
CLOSER TO EVENT...
Bring a Friend & Your Truck!*!*!

Monday, March 27, 2017

Hellooooooo MONDAY!*!*!


For the LoVe of ViNtaGe Tole

-**JuSt AwEsoMe**-
NATURALLY Time~Worn PaTiNa!*!*!
ViNtaGe Tole Flowers

Hope ~*YOUR-WEEK*~ is off to a good start!!!

P.S.  SaLe @ ChiPPy-SHaBBy's House
(Weekend AFTER EASTER!!!)
Cedarburg - Wisconsin
SaVe - The - Date
APRIL 21st - 22nd
MORE DETAILS CLOSER TO EVENT 

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Re-Purposed !!! SaLvaGed ViNtaGe Wooden SOFA APRON!*!*!


~* B*E*S*T *~
-Re-PuRpoSed * SaLvaGed-
OVER-The-TOP FaB
ViNtaGe Victorian Furniture Apron

I knew I'd find a place for it on a wall in our home!!!
High-Up, framing a ledge in my office/loft... 
Sometimes all  It Takes is a **Rainy-Weekend**
to get some projects done!!



FINALLY Un-Earthed this Beauty and got it Hung!*!*!
 When I "spied" this beauty at the Elkhorn Flea,
nearly 2 years ago, 
I DEFINITELY HAD RE-PURPOSING ON-MY-MIND!!! 


YES - I - Did...
-SHaBBy Painted & Distressed-
IT IS SOOOOOO RARE that I paint a piece of furniture...
HOWEVER, the lower carved portion of this piece
(carvings... legs...)
JUST WASN'T Going To Work For Me, Dark/Stained...
The Off-White Color, Along with a little Distressing,
REALLY MADE THIS PIECE POP On-My-Wall...



 "Crude Brown Stain Residue"
 "Old Tacks" &  Hints of  Old Frayed Fabric... 
MAKE FOR A FaB CONTRAST 
On this AmaZiNg, ONE-OF-A-KIND 
ViNtaGe Find!*!*!



SUCH GREAT FORM!!!
FaB W*A*V*Y/Dimensional Side Profile...


Have a Good Rest of Your Day!*!*!