Vintage Tobacco Tin

Last spring Courtney from French Country Cottage shared an old tobacco tin that she 
found in a thrift store.
(p.s. her photos are much better than mine!)
 I became obsessed with it. I mean it was instant l.o.v.e. 
So I spent hours and hours scouring Ebay until I found a couple.
 They weren't selling for thrift store prices, but they weren't outrageous either, so I went for it.


(It is white even though it has a yellowish hue in this photo)
I love the script and the design...just everything!
Well, I wish it was a tin for something a little more wholesome than tobacco, but you 
know what I mean. ;)


As much as I love my tin, since we moved this summer, it has just been sitting in our garage.
 I really need to find a special spot for it in my home so I can gaze at it daily!

I just love old stuff! Don't you? :)



12 comments:

  1. Hi, It's very pretty, I am starting to love old stuff more now, then before I think you change as you get older. Lovely flowers too!xx

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  2. It's so pretty.....I love the script! I hope you find the perfect spot for it :o)
    ~Des

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  3. Yep - i love old stuff :) loverly. Wow - a real live non-thrift store purchase! :)

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  4. I just love old vintage items that one can reuse like this. So pretty.

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  5. Yes, I do love old stuff!! Come to my home and it is proof! Not antiques really, but old stuff!!

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  6. GOR.GEOUS! I've been pulling out heirlooms and placing them in with my decor. Rusty and chippy - love it all. This is beautiful and I especially love the hydrangeas paired with it! Perfection!

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  7. It's very pretty! And yes, it definitely deserves a special spot in your new home. :)

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  8. I love this too!
    Mary Ellen filled one with flowers for our white show last year and it was stunning!
    I'm off to ebay to look for one!

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  9. I think I recall seeing that tobacco tin before. I love it with the purple hydrangeas!

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  10. What a find! I love it too! The printing is gorgeous and it's perfect for holding flowers

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  11. It's so pretty! Love the words. I love that you saw something and then searched the world over for your own. :)

    I'm feeling great. Thanks for your sweet message today.

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