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Monday, August 6, 2012


I hit the road  E*A*R*L*Y - Sunday MoRniNg - 4:15 a.m. to be exact, Headed to the Kane County Flea in St. Charles, Illinois...   With everything going on THIS SUMMER, it's been a while since I've been able to Shop this Market...

  Since this is a 2-Day Flea -  Opening on Saturday Afternoon, I was a bit CrAZeD - "thinking" - everything would be well picked-over... THAT WASN'T THE CASE!!!
 ~ Word is that they had yet ANOTHER Bad Storm Pass Through on Saturday Afternoon, with many a Dealer securing their goods back in their cars and trailers only a few hours after set-up...   Sunday's ShoPPing was just GoRgeOuS - COOLER, Somewhat Sunny, Wonderful Breeze!*!*!*! 


 This one SOLD just minutes before I spotted it!!!
Glass on all 3 sides...
Wonderfully ChiPPy...

 I met up with my Friend - Terry...
She Scored some AwEsoMe F*I*N*D*S...
Terry Sells Her Finds, along with Her Unique, Hand-Crafted Seasonal Folk-Art Adornments...
Check out the Store - On FaceBook...

 LoVe my little Fussy *RoSe* from 

 Here I am with Rosemary in her Booth Space!*!*!
Did you know She's FAMOUS?!?!
Check Out the Current September 2012
 Issue of  Romantic Homes
 to SEE Villa Barnes Pics...

Time to UNPACK the Van!*!*!



  1. Jeanine, you're a riot! Aren't we cute. Vogue may be calling any minute. lol Thanks for all the pics. Being stuck in my booth, I don't get a chance to cruise the market much.

  2. Cute pic of you and Rosemary. This looks like one awesome show.


  3. The image of you and Rosemary is darling. I saw a lot of shabby goodness here.

  4. Hey Jeanine! Your booth is just beautiful! I would'ave spent all day long in yours and Rosemary's! lol! Love the photo of the two of you! She's so talented, isn't she? Great job on the vignettes and all of your sales! :)

    xoxo laurie

  5. Hi Jeanine,
    I went on Sunday this month too. I was worried about not going on Saturday like normal and I too thought it would be sold out but Sunday was great like you said. Weather nice and alot of cute picks. I scored a cute chippy cedar lined chest for $35 and gave it some love and now it it the cutest chippiest coffee table ever!!!!! Love the picture of you and Rosemary. You two so cute together.

  6. Oh, I love your new rose and the picture of you and Rosemary is adorable!

  7. Hi! I came over from Villabarns, loved all of your photos of the flee market. I wish I lived closer. We don't have any very good flee markets here. I'm now going to follow your blog. It's great!

  8. Looks like a fabulous market and sweet Rosemary is the best! (she sent me over to admire y'all's pic) I could shop that place for days! Hugs, Leena


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