A day of vintage shopping!

This Thursday I had the pleasure of shopping at two of my favorite stores with my friend Heidi and I got to meet her friend Kathy.
The first stop was Tattered Tiques.
The ladies who work there are just the sweetest!
Come along and I'll show you some of the pretty things I admired.


I thought the display done with these cubbies was so creative.


All of these vintage letters and numbers would look especially great in an office or a boys room.


I am madly in love with the paint on this toolbox.
I probably would have got it if I wasn't already in the middle of a very similar piece at home.
(I just finished it last night and will show it to you soon.)
Good- bye perfect, chippy, aqua, paint...sigh

Love, love, love, this sweet little numbered dresser!!


I'm crazy for vintage scales.
I really loved this white one that has a hint of pretty green.


Isn't this little birds nest plate so darling!


I've ripped the covers off some of my books and tied them with twine,
 but now I must attach old keys!
I love the way this looks!


Another beautiful piece of numbered furniture and the slip covered stool is so cute too!


Finally I was bummed to find out I'd just missed Susan from Maple and Magnolia when she was dropping off some things at the shop.
She made this beautiful stenciled sign.


Next we walked across the parking lot to The Junk Warehouse.
My picture doesn't quite capture it, but this piece had the most beautiful, sage green, chippy paint.
 It was fabulous!


Speaking of chippy paint. I adore the blue on this ladder.
I've never seen a piece like this before.
Fabulous!


All three of us loved this little table.
She has some pretty legs!

Vintage shopping with friends, lunch at a French bakery...
it doesn't get much better than that!

I'm joining Vintage Inspiration Friday @ Common Ground

15 comments:

  1. That cubby piece...Love it!

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  2. What a wonderful day you had! I love the table too.. enjoy your weekend!

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  3. What a lot of neat stuff!! I love when shops display things creatively, it gives me so much inspiration. I like the keys on the books but I haven't had the heart to rip any covers off yet!

    SO glad you had a fun day with friends. Where are these shops at by the way? Maybe I will pop in one of these days!

    XO,
    Jane

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  4. Oooh that was so fun!!! your photos turned out so pretty! Hopefully we will do it again real soon!
    :)Heidi

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  5. Such fun treasures! Thanks for taking us with you!
    I am following your fabulous blog now!
    xo-Lisa

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  6. That would be a perfect day!! Ilove everything - I do really love those letters !!
    Hugs & Have a pretty day!
    Kristin

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  7. What wonderful pieces. And those vintage scales have my heart for sure!
    Pitter Patter!!
    Ha
    Hugs
    SueAnn

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  8. Thanks so much for the tour..I had a blast looking!!!

    Blessings,
    Linda

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  9. I sure hope we can go vintage shopping when you are here. That is one of my favorite things to do and none of my friends are in to it.

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  10. Hi Lisa

    Love love all of the great items You have such an eye. Have a wonderful week

    xo
    Kate

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  11. Loving those treasures in your beautiful pictures!!

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  12. Thank you for featuring our shop!! You took such great pics! It was so good to see you and Heidi...hope to see you again soon! Maybe at Nada???

    Anne

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  13. Loved "shopping" with you. My idea of fun! Thanks for sharing.

    Joyfully,
    Elizabeth Ann

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  14. Thanks for the tour...great stuff!

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  15. Hi Lisa, wow, what a great place! that green cabinet is fabulous, You'd have had to drag me away from it! thanks so much for linking up to Vintage Inspiration!

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