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Monday, July 6, 2009

A Rescued Find

Late sharing with others over at Rhodas thrifty finds for Monday, but I thought I had better share this before it leaves to find its new home with my daughter. You ask why it is a rescued find? Well my friend K was having a yard sale, and this did not sell , so she was going to take it to the Goodwill. It belonged to her mother and I simply couldn't let that happen. She sold it to me for $30.00.

Then she threw in this little table, a small lamp, picture frame, and some other odds and ends.
See I had already purchased the bed and dresser that you saw in my bedroom re-do. The mattress went to my daughters also, so it all was definitely a good buy. We will be headed to Florida tomorrow to visit my daughter, and taking the chair with us.

10 comments:

Vanessa said...

Great find! I love when I find some that means a lot to someone and er get to keep it. The table is adorable too!

Kammy said...

Great buys ! I love that little table ! Have a fun visit with your daughter !
Hugs ~ Kammy

Helen Joy said...

BEAUTIFUL chair. I'm so glad you rescued it!

~Caro~ said...

beautiful chair!! Love all the details on it!

Christina said...

What a beautiful chair. Glad it came home with you--your daughter will love it. The side table is truly wonderful too.

I am catching up on blog reading and wanted to let you know how much I love the suitcases that you made into a beside table. They look so charming and love that you can use them for storage too.

The duvet is great. It will make great curtains and love the pattern. You could always split it down the middle and hem it and use clip rings to make long drapes. Look forward to seeing what you decide---I'm glad you are going to keep the buttons and trim.

Love the idea of the valance and sheers too, but thought I would throw my idea out too.

Hope you have a great time visiting your daughter. Sorry I wrote a book here in your comments.

abeachcottage said...

wow what a great find for $30, I am after a similar thing for my bedroom, wish I had found it

happy thrifting!

Sarah

Jennifer said...

WOW - $30!! What a treasure...will be fun to see how your daughter uses it!

Christine said...

Glad you got the chair! It looks so comfy.
I have an award for you over at my blog.

sherri said...

Lucky you! I am glad you got to have the chair and table. They are charming...can't believe she was gonna give them away!

Nicole @ BugaBoos said...

I love love love that chair and love the color!! Beautiful!

Thanks for stoppin by my blog!! I can't wait to see what you do with your robins egg paint!! Have a Wonderful Weekend!